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by kayakerjnj
Sat May 05, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2018 Thursday evening schedule
Replies: 5
Views: 156

Re: 2018 Thursday evening schedule

Hi Dottie, I'll be a little late getting back in the water this season. Please watch this forum for those who will be going to Hingham. For Hanson, I'm not able to play in the boat but can help with coaching. Again look for the regulars to post in the Skills section of the forum when they're ready t...
by kayakerjnj
Wed May 02, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Valley Gemini RM - Kayak For Sale $1,500 OBO
Replies: 1
Views: 320

Re: Valley Gemini RM - Kayak For Sale $1,500 OBO

Please feel free to holler if anyone would like to take this for a test drive :D
by kayakerjnj
Wed Apr 25, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: 2018 Skills
Replies: 2
Views: 144

2018 Skills

Greetings all, Warm weather is likely around the corner for us all. This year, I will have a late start getting wet, as I'm still rehabilitating from a recent shoulder surgery. I would be happy coach from the dock or from the shore for those who might like some one on one time. Additionally, I'm ava...
by kayakerjnj
Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Good Luck Jordan!!
Replies: 16
Views: 9551

Re: Good Luck Jordan!!

Hi all, Seems this ole paddler needs some additional repairs to correct the original shoulder work I had done previously. Below is an animation of the procedure I'll have done on my Left, and eventually my Right Shoulders. https://vimeo.com/122233562 Hoping to get whole again before the end of the s...
by kayakerjnj
Sun Mar 04, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Valley Gemini RM - Kayak For Sale $1,500 OBO
Replies: 1
Views: 320

Valley Gemini RM - Kayak For Sale $1,500 OBO

I'm selling my plastic play boat, and consolidating my fleet.

Valley Gemini RM - Kayak For Sale $1,500 OR Best Offer

Its still new condition, has only seen the water less than 10x

http://www.valleyseakayaks.com/our-kayaks/polyethylene-models/gemini
by kayakerjnj
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Big Happy Birthday to Ron!
Replies: 3
Views: 337

Big Happy Birthday to Ron!

Have a very Happy Birthday Ron!!

You're only this 0x46 in Hex :D
by kayakerjnj
Sun Feb 18, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Midwinter gathering and potluck
Replies: 18
Views: 1732

Re: Midwinter gathering and potluck

Good Morning Ron & Tracey, thank you for another fun mid winter gathering!

Thank you to all for so much tasty Pot Luck items. No one ever leaves hungry from this event :lol:

Enjoy the rest of the weekend!
by kayakerjnj
Fri Jan 19, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Warm Booties
Replies: 3
Views: 485

Re: Warm Booties

Hi Buck,

For cold weather paddling my go to booties are the NRS Boundary Boots

https://www.nrs.com/product/2308/nrs-boundary-shoe

There's some ankle height stuff too.

Staying warm and dry while paddling is always a good thing!

Good luck!
by kayakerjnj
Tue Jan 02, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Midwinter gathering and potluck
Replies: 18
Views: 1732

Re: Midwinter gathering and potluck

Looking forward to it!
by kayakerjnj
Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Dec 7 6:30 pm get-together
Replies: 19
Views: 2215

Re: Thursday Dec 7 6:30 pm get-together

Thank you Bea for pulling together a fun evening!

Great to see everyone!
by kayakerjnj
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday Dec 7 6:30 pm get-together
Replies: 19
Views: 2215

Re: Thursday Dec 7 6:30 pm get-together

When in Rome....... I'm flexible, I'm good with wherever the gang wishes.
by kayakerjnj
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy turkey day turkies!
Replies: 1
Views: 393

Re: Happy turkey day turkies!

Hi Doug,

Hope your Thanksgiving was a great day.

See you soon!
by kayakerjnj
Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One last Thursday in Hingham? 9/28
Replies: 9
Views: 1533

Re: One last Thursday in Hingham? 9/28

Great evening in Hingham last night.

By far the warmest water of the season, and perfect downwind return!

Can you see the smile I still have on?! :D

Thanks for a fun evening everyone!
by kayakerjnj
Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Good Safety Video - Self Rescue (Ken Whiting)
Replies: 2
Views: 630

Re: Good Safety Video - Self Rescue (Ken Whiting)

I have his instructional DVD's, good stuff!
by kayakerjnj
Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One last Thursday in Hingham? 9/28
Replies: 9
Views: 1533

Re: One last Thursday in Hingham? 9/28

Doug wrote:If one of you could kindly remind me which end of my kayak is the bow, I'm in.



The way I keep it straight: Its the pointy end I see when I'm sitting in my boat! Just follow us, you'll get the hang of it LOL :shock:

Happy to have you join us!

See you Thursday!
by kayakerjnj
Mon Sep 25, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One last Thursday in Hingham? 9/28
Replies: 9
Views: 1533

One last Thursday in Hingham? 9/28

Looks like it will be a warm evening to conclude the season in Hingham this year.

5:00 PM Sharp, launch time. Sunset is ~ 6:31 PM

Please post if you're planning to go.
by kayakerjnj
Thu Sep 21, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Last Official Skills Session of the Season - Hanson
Replies: 8
Views: 1141

Re: Last Official Skills Session of the Season - Hanson

Seems like this is less than optimal night for this. I'll save everyone the suspense, lets call it now.

Have a good rest of the week, and weekend everyone.
by kayakerjnj
Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Newport Rhode Island, Sunday Sept 17, 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1067

Re: Newport Rhode Island, Sunday Sept 17, 2017

Great pictures, and a fun day!

Thank you to all!
by kayakerjnj
Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hurricane Irma survivor check-in from Briggsy
Replies: 5
Views: 1210

Re: Hurricane Irma survivor check-in from Briggsy

Happy you and Deb fared so well.

Another testament to your preparedness and survival instincts.

Bea had told us you were okay, but happy to see you back on-line, with AC again, and getting back to some normalcy.

Stay safe!
by kayakerjnj
Tue Sep 19, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Last Official Skills Session of the Season - Hanson
Replies: 8
Views: 1141

Last Official Skills Session of the Season - Hanson

Hi all,

As much we all wanted to savor and extend the summer we've had, its just about done..... Hopefully the fall will continue to favor us with good paddling weather.

Are folks interested / planning on attending one last Thursday in Hanson to cap off the season?

Let me know :D
by kayakerjnj
Sun Sep 17, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3459

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

Thanks to Ken & Bob and the whole gang for a fun day today.

Started out flat and foggy, finished sunny and fun!
by kayakerjnj
Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday September 14 - Hingham
Replies: 10
Views: 1363

Re: Thursday September 14 - Hingham

Joy wrote:So it looks like Bea, Ron and Me. Any one else think they might so up? Jordan is a maybe. How do feel about just going along the coast to shall island instead of out to Bumpkin?


As you wish :)

I'll be there too!
by kayakerjnj
Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday September 14 - Hingham
Replies: 10
Views: 1363

Re: Thursday September 14 - Hingham

The scheduling winds changed in my favor! See you this afternoon!
by kayakerjnj
Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday September 14 - Hingham
Replies: 10
Views: 1363

Re: Thursday September 14 - Hingham

Hi all,

There's a chance I may get sucked into covering a 3:30 meeting, for my boss who is travelling this week. I am hoping for it to be rescheduled and for me to be in Hingham on schedule.......I'll know more this afternoon.

Enjoy the great afternoon, either way!
by kayakerjnj
Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3459

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

Thanks Ken,

Which parking area within the park are we meeting at? Did I miss the routes for the day somewhere? You can feel free to email if that would be easier.

Have a good evening
by kayakerjnj
Wed Sep 13, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: any interest in canton thur weather permitting?
Replies: 8
Views: 1300

Re: any interest in canton thur weather permitting?

The videos came from Sensei Chris :)

There are tons of great instruction videos to get tips. Happy they helped.

See you soon
by kayakerjnj
Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: Past Trips
Topic: Newport Sept 17 2017
Replies: 32
Views: 3459

Re: Newport Sept 17 2017

Good Morning Ken,

Please count me in. I haven't done this trip with the group, and I'm looking forward to it. I'll have to get the scoop on the cook out so I can help with the festivities.
by kayakerjnj
Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday September 14 - Hingham
Replies: 10
Views: 1363

Thursday September 14 - Hingham

Hi all,

Wondering if there's any interest in a paddle this Thursday?

Sing out if there is. 6:55 PM Sunset, means a 5 PM launch time.

Have a good week!
by kayakerjnj
Mon Aug 28, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday - Hingham 8/31
Replies: 6
Views: 1378

Thursday - Hingham 8/31

Last Thursday Night in August........ Almost doesn't seem possible.

Should be a good night.

5:00 PM Launch, Sunset is ~ 7:20 PM

Please RSVP, if we have 6 or more I can make PPR Reservations.

Have a great week!
by kayakerjnj
Wed Aug 23, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sup shark!
Replies: 3
Views: 1128

Re: Sup shark!

Sea Kayaking will never be the same.........So much of the Cape coast line is becoming a keep out area for the summer......

Sadly it's only going to get worse.
by kayakerjnj
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Skills Aug 24 - Hanson
Replies: 3
Views: 936

Skills Aug 24 - Hanson

Should be a picture perfect Thursday for the last session in August!

Hope our good weather will allow for plenty of time to practice and play well into September.

Have a good week!
by kayakerjnj
Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday - Hingham (8/17)
Replies: 12
Views: 1688

Re: Thursday - Hingham (8/17)

Tonight Launch by 5:30

We may start bringing that in over the last two or three gatherings for the season. Sunset is 7:41 PM this evening.

Will make reservations for 7:45 PM at Stars
by kayakerjnj
Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday - Hingham (8/17)
Replies: 12
Views: 1688

Thursday - Hingham (8/17)

Hope everyone had a good weekend.

This week is scheduled for Hingham this Thursday.

Please RSVP if your are coming and whether or not you'll be going to PPR.

Cheers!
by kayakerjnj
Thu Aug 10, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Skills - Canton 8/10/2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1101

Re: Skills - Canton 8/10/2017

Holy cow!

I had no idea we had so many secret squirrels that were itching for a practice session!

Canton makes having a big crowd looks small

Almost didn't have enough nuts for everyone :P

Fortunately Chris (Sensei) was there to help handle the prime number of people.

Have a good weekend!
by kayakerjnj
Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:21 am
Forum: Skills and Training
Topic: Skills - Canton 8/10/2017
Replies: 3
Views: 1101

Skills - Canton 8/10/2017

Greetings all, The tide schedule in Hingham has forced us to shift the normal Thursday rotation to avoid the dreaded low tide mud fest. I'm planning to do / go to a skills session in Canton this Thursday. All those who are up for some practice and fun, c'mon over! I will be there ~ 4 PM Have a good ...
by kayakerjnj
Mon Aug 07, 2017 7:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thursday 8/10 ( Low Tide - Hingham)
Replies: 8
Views: 1634

Thursday 8/10 ( Low Tide - Hingham)

Greetings all, We've hit that time of year when a shift in schedule is necessary to avoid low tide at Hingham on Thursday. This coming Thursday is that day. Folks should either think of alternative location or we can double up on skills for this week. Always best to start planning earlier than last ...

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