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by kingdomfella
Mon Mar 25, 2013 10:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Charity Yakkers movie
Replies: 7
Views: 331

Charity Yakkers movie

So we made it - 300km's+, 9 days and an amazing paddling adventure.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OLDfsvoD_Dk" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

and donations can still be made to: 01-1143-0013508-30
by kingdomfella
Fri Mar 08, 2013 8:51 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Last post before we hit the water - Charity Yakkers
Replies: 23
Views: 726

Re: Last post before we hit the water - Charity Yakkers

Realised that for some you only need 2 digits in the account number for donations:

01-1143-0013508-30

cheers
by kingdomfella
Thu Mar 07, 2013 8:30 pm
Forum: Competitions and Events
Topic: Charity Yakkers Paddling For A Purpose
Replies: 8
Views: 1151

Re: Charity Yakkers Paddling For A Purpose

See you Saturday Jeff - looking forward to having some fun times!

Cheers

Kim
by kingdomfella
Thu Mar 07, 2013 8:27 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Last post before we hit the water - Charity Yakkers
Replies: 23
Views: 726

Last post before we hit the water - Charity Yakkers

Final post before we hit the water - leaving Eastern Beach this Saturday 10am. SPOT Tracker arrived today so now you can follow us every step of the way at this link: http://share.findmespot.com/shared/faces/viewspots.jsp?glId=0t9FjyHCoQkch27HFhmqstxjqcB61UDue" onclick="window.open(this.href);return...
by kingdomfella
Sat Mar 02, 2013 5:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Charity Yakkers surf practice - someone famous wiped out!
Replies: 2
Views: 338

Charity Yakkers surf practice - someone famous wiped out!

Great morning at Orewa beach practicing surf landings with Mark and Ali.

For those who like videos watch YakSolo executing a perfect roll in the surf.

http://youtu.be/Iw1e_BkQwn8" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by kingdomfella
Fri Mar 01, 2013 8:12 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: SPOT Tracker donated to Charity Yakkers - follow our progress live!
Replies: 0
Views: 290

SPOT Tracker donated to Charity Yakkers - follow our progress live!

Thanks to our new sponsors, Steve's Marine Supplies in Tauranga, you will be able to follow our progress and know where to meet us on the water if you want to paddle a leg with us. http://charityyakkers.com/2013/03/01/welcoming-a-new-sponsor-steves-marine-supplies-tauranga/" onclick="window.open(thi...
by kingdomfella
Thu Feb 28, 2013 9:58 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Charity Yakkers catching fish at last!
Replies: 1
Views: 204

Charity Yakkers catching fish at last!

Went out on Monday morning to put in some training, visit our camp site for the fisrt night and try out the new xFactor rod set up for our trip. Woke up at 5am so decided to head down to Kakakawa - got off the beach at 6.15am on glassy conditions. Put of a Frenzy lure and within 5mins had a nice sna...
by kingdomfella
Wed Feb 27, 2013 7:47 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 10 days to Charity Yakkers start!
Replies: 2
Views: 158

10 days to Charity Yakkers start!

Reminder. Start: Saturday 9th March 10am Eastern Beach Auckland Finish: Sunday 17th March, Pilot Bay, Mount Maunganui nb weather permitting! I will shortly post a link to a webpage where you can track our progress almost live. We have been provided a SPOT Tracker which hopefully will post our positi...
by kingdomfella
Wed Feb 27, 2013 7:43 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Charity Yakkers - getting emotional!
Replies: 3
Views: 347

Re: Charity Yakkers - getting emotional!

Yes, Sunday 17th around 1pm. If you contact Estelle at Canoe & Kayaks in the Mount she is organising a land and water welcoming party! And we now have a SPOT Tracker that will post our progress every 10 minutes on a web page. I will post page link when I get it set up and you will have a better idea...
by kingdomfella
Tue Feb 26, 2013 8:58 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Howick beach
Replies: 19
Views: 867

Re: Howick beach

Well done! You've inspired me to have another go off Howick after the charity yakkers paddle - i will be wanting to fish more after all the paddling and towing lures.
by kingdomfella
Sun Feb 24, 2013 11:01 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Charity Yakkers - getting emotional!
Replies: 3
Views: 347

Charity Yakkers - getting emotional!

Only 13 days to go and having a few thoughts about this trip

http://charityyakkers.com/2013/02/24/ka ... nal-waves/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by kingdomfella
Wed Feb 20, 2013 9:17 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thanks Little Hairy Dwarf for your donation to Charity Yakkers!
Replies: 0
Views: 348

Thanks Little Hairy Dwarf for your donation to Charity Yakkers!

Thanks Pete for our first donation from the kayaking community. At the same time the Ocean Prowler 4.7 is on trade me and already has a few offers - all proceeds from the sale will go to the charities. http://charityyakkers.com/2013/02/19/making-a-donation-is-easy/" onclick="window.open(this.href);r...
by kingdomfella
Mon Feb 18, 2013 3:56 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sunday morning in Beachlands..
Replies: 6
Views: 572

Re: Sunday morning in Beachlands..

Thanks for the update - often fish of Mellons Bay and Eastern Beach but might try Flat island more for a change of scenery. Hope to meet you out on the water some time.
by kingdomfella
Mon Feb 18, 2013 3:50 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mahurangi Harbour and my first Kingy encounter - 16/02/2013
Replies: 21
Views: 1696

Re: Mahurangi Harbour and my first Kingy encounter - 16/02/2013

Awesome mate - only fished that area once last year and go nothing! Time to try again me thinks!
by kingdomfella
Mon Feb 18, 2013 3:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Charity Yakkers - profile on kingdomfella
Replies: 0
Views: 263

Charity Yakkers - profile on kingdomfella

The mad person behind the Charity Yakkers idea!

Fisherman (just), paddler and ideas man!

http://charityyakkers.com/2013/02/18/th ... kers-idea/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by kingdomfella
Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:43 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Perception (mission) Contour 4.3
Replies: 0
Views: 395

Perception (mission) Contour 4.3

Great condition sea kayak with two rod holders and a running rig - do some touring whilst catching some fish. Big enough for me to do some descent paddles but still ok for my daughter to paddle safely in. http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing.aspx?id=561910255" onclick="window.open(this.href);retu...
by kingdomfella
Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:40 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Perception Swing for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 321

Perception Swing for sale

Great first fishing and family kayak. Running rig, two fixed and one rail blaze rod holder and a fish cover. http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing.aspx?id=561913183" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Has a few filled holes on deck where another rod holder was, plus a fish finder. Sealed.
by kingdomfella
Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Ian Ferguson works with the Charity Yakkers team
Replies: 5
Views: 425

Re: Ian Ferguson works with the Charity Yakkers team

The legendary Jeff666 was missing from the photo - he's in the team as well.
by kingdomfella
Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Ian Ferguson works with the Charity Yakkers team
Replies: 5
Views: 425

Re: Ian Ferguson works with the Charity Yakkers team

Thanks for the encouragement guys. Planning and team training is going well. If you can support us with a donation as well that would be great.