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Hairy Little Dwarf
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Phoenix Hornet - Specialty Assault Craft

Dad! Dad! Look at his fish! It's way bigger than anything you've EVER caught! - Nosey 7-8yo boy on opening my icebox to father strapping down his $XXX Stabicraft 759(?) - Gold. Pure Gold.
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:swear: that only looks slightly dangerous.
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Hairy Little Dwarf
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:lol: Yeah, definitely don't try this at home :worried:

I for one wouldn't be game with an open face helmet..
Phoenix Hornet - Specialty Assault Craft

Dad! Dad! Look at his fish! It's way bigger than anything you've EVER caught! - Nosey 7-8yo boy on opening my icebox to father strapping down his $XXX Stabicraft 759(?) - Gold. Pure Gold.
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That's friggen awesome :lol: got some sharp edges on there paddles
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SUP next?? :^) Slightly more of everything than the Gisborne rock slide at Rere 8)
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Mental
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Very very cool :rock:
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That's awesome, serious skills and balls of steel!
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Hairy Little Dwarf wrote: Yeah, definitely don't try this at home
Or should I :wasntme:

:P That looks like fun.
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won't be trying that on the prowler :D
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If anyone knows somewhere similar we could do this in NZ let me know and I'm sure I could score some kayaks for us to play with :y:
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Aniwhenua in the Rangitaiki Bay of plenty, or Kaituna Rotorua , small safe waterfalls and chutes

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Any takers , common guys and gals this ones a piece of piss and real good fun-



Could organise a meet there :rock:
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I'd be keen to have a go, would need to sort a yak, helmet and get a bit of practice rolling etc first though
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Pointloader wrote:I'd be keen to have a go, would need to sort a yak, helmet and get a bit of practice rolling etc first though
x2 Brad you would most likely fit my gear and play boat :* :tmi: :^)
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It kinda looks cool , but will you laugh at me if I turn up in a nappy ? Cause I will crap myself ! :lol:
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STRAY DOG wrote:
Pointloader wrote:I'd be keen to have a go, would need to sort a yak, helmet and get a bit of practice rolling etc first though
x2 Brad you would most likely fit my gear and play boat :* :tmi: :^)
8) Thats the spirit :y:
Got an old glass Slalom Scorpion we could squeeze a smaller than me (now :$ )dude in and have turns on the Method Air -
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paddlesnap wrote:
STRAY DOG wrote:
Pointloader wrote:I'd be keen to have a go, would need to sort a yak, helmet and get a bit of practice rolling etc first though
x2 Brad you would most likely fit my gear and play boat :* :tmi: :^)

One of the nice drops in Northland not too far from home for you PS

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8) Do it :y:

Good buzz and yeah looks similar , just needs a good drop of rain to get it pumping - :)
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Not quite 56kmh but pretty damn fast....
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Mental
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Brilliant :rock: :rock: :rock:
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