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Old 07-02-2006, 12:41 PM   #1
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getting ready for OCR

Have found this great training device
to help me get ready for OCR this season
(still not as bad as ramsgate)
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Old 07-02-2006, 07:26 PM   #2
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Re: getting ready for OCR

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Have found this great training device
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(still not as bad as ramsgate)
Christ Steve, Ali`s put on a lot of weight!!!!
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Old 07-02-2006, 07:36 PM   #3
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getting ready for OCR

hello young ian
she had to put on a couple of pounds
to match me so at least the argo is well balanced
and she can jump in with bob without a prob
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Old 07-02-2006, 07:50 PM   #4
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Re: getting ready for OCR

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hello young ian
she had to put on a couple of pounds
to match me so at least the argo is well balanced
and she can jump in with bob without a prob
hope you are well
I wouldn`t let her jump in with Bob if she was my gal cos he is an animal and damages his navigators on a regular basis! Anyway the pair of you will surely be showing Bob your transom this season?
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Old 07-02-2006, 08:15 PM   #5
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getting ready for OCR

your not kidding about young bob
this is ali after she jumped in the bernico
at ramsgate last year after he broke
his nav on the first day

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Old 07-02-2006, 08:17 PM   #6
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getting ready for OCR

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Old 07-02-2006, 09:09 PM   #7
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Re: getting ready for OCR

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your not kidding about young bob
this is ali after she jumped in the bernico
at ramsgate last year after he broke
his nav on the first day

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I rest my case!!!
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Old 07-02-2006, 10:31 PM   #8
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When you said the bruses were steve you wen't joking were ya!
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Old 08-02-2006, 08:52 AM   #9
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ting ready for OCR

hiya john
these are only the pics i can show
still i think we can get her some better ones
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Old 05-03-2006, 05:05 PM   #10
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Bob's seats are horrible,i got more bruises in an hour in his boat than i got all season with paul and robbie.If i ever get in with him again i'm taking a duvet!
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Old 05-03-2006, 10:28 PM   #11
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Seats

We just use Natural padding !!

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Old 07-03-2006, 06:18 PM   #12
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don't you mean natural ballast to keep it in the water
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Old 07-03-2006, 09:18 PM   #13
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Old 30-03-2006, 03:53 PM   #15
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seeing as this disscussion was started under the getting ready for OCR heading, and the season upon us already, could somebody tell me if the pic i have attached of my new helmet and race overall, meet the requirements???
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Old 30-03-2006, 04:17 PM   #16
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Dunno. But I saw your boat at (I think) torquay, and it looked fantastic!
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Old 30-03-2006, 05:32 PM   #17
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Thanks mate, Built by Banana Shark . and engineered by Barshy, hope it does the biz again this season, it was at torquay
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Old 31-03-2006, 08:20 AM   #18
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I think we are, however we have not seen the boat since Teighnmouth, but it is in safe hands(we hope) and nothing needs doing to it anyway!
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