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by Snarfer
Tue May 21, 2024 7:37 pm
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Aluula selling off OR ??
Replies: 5
Views: 1346

Re: Aluula selling off OR ??

The material is being used in industry as well. Surprisingly, space habitats for example. https://www.jeccomposites.com/news/spo ... struction/
by Snarfer
Fri May 26, 2023 6:07 am
Forum: Windsurfing Discussion
Topic: Nitinaht Wifi
Replies: 4
Views: 1475

Re: Nitinaht Wifi

It was free at the yurt yesterday. Not sure about campground.
by Snarfer
Mon Feb 08, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Proposed Clover Point upgrades from city of victoria
Replies: 18
Views: 9032

Thanks Emmanuelle!
by Snarfer
Fri Dec 25, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: The Future of the BWD Website Depends on You
Replies: 297
Views: 118273

Yeah! So good. 👍🏻😀
by Snarfer
Wed Aug 12, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Tribute to Harry Weiler
Replies: 19
Views: 12592

by Snarfer
Thu Aug 06, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Tribute to Harry Weiler
Replies: 19
Views: 12592

Here is a link to the memorial web remembrance site for Harry. Lots of Kiting and videos. Thanks to everyone who turned out.
https://youtu.be/R_DYOP78_Dw
by Snarfer
Sat Jul 25, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Tribute to Harry Weiler
Replies: 19
Views: 12592

From Laurie, Harry's Wife: Dear Team Harry member, It’s with a broken heart I post this news today. Yesterday, Harry made the decision to end his life with MAID (Medical Assistance in Dying). As we laid in bed holding each other, he said this is the hardest thing I have ever done in life, such a bra...
by Snarfer
Thu Jul 23, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Tribute to Harry Weiler
Replies: 19
Views: 12592

Harry was extremely touched by this everyone, we can all be proud of what we did for a fellow windperson. He actually came down on the rocks to watch and from the link above you can see him giving a big hug to Marty. It was a fantastic display and I'll upload some shoreside pictures. Thanks for orga...
by Snarfer
Wed Jul 22, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Tribute to Harry Weiler
Replies: 19
Views: 12592

Emmanuelle and I will be there.
by Snarfer
Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Kite repair in Greater Victoria
Replies: 4
Views: 3520

I’ve always used Greg at Comox kite repair. High quality and quick. Just send on bus.
by Snarfer
Wed Mar 06, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: The Rigging Area
Topic: Windfest & Camp Fees
Replies: 17
Views: 11419

I think an increased camp fee is OK but it needs to be telegraphed well in advance - not sure how to do that. Now, the camp managers usuallly collect cash (if they come around to collect....). This is problematic because there are no machines around and I use the cash for breakfasts and dinners too....
by Snarfer
Tue Jan 22, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Kiteboarding Discussion
Topic: IKO Instructor Course May/June 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 3417

I'll ask Emmanuelle.
by Snarfer
Thu Jun 28, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Weather Talk
Topic: Nitnat forecast
Replies: 4
Views: 5234

Goto tab Forecasts --> City Forecasts Choose Port Alberni --> remember temperatures Choose Tofino --> look at temperatures if 5 degree temperature difference could be ok for big kite if 6 degrees to 8 degrees should be 9.5 (I'm 150 lbs) if 9 degrees to 12 degrees should be 7.0 if 13 degrees or up it...
by Snarfer
Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Kiteboarding Discussion
Topic: Lost Mako at Clover Point/Ross Bay
Replies: 6
Views: 3554

Well this always helped me - but after the fact now. Plus Brendan would beat on me. https://oceanrodeo.com/kiteboarding/acc ... joe/?b=523