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 Post subject: Fort Bill
PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 6:09 pm 
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So,
I badly need to try some proper dowmhilling

Is anyone up for a trip upto Fort William

At the end of Aug?
I have to give 6 weeks notice for annual leave

I have asked for the last week in August off,
Wont find out till fri if i am allowed :evil:

Anyway, on the off chance I am

Anyone fancy coming?

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 6:21 pm 
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If I could get my Stab built by then maybe :?
Although it would be a baptism of fire :shock:


Walk before you can run springs to mind.


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 7:18 pm 
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RobMac wrote:
Walk before you can run springs to mind.


Tell me about it, but there are sensible routes there too :wink:

You will be fitting brakes to the Stab huh?

It'll be my first Downhill outing too

Never done anything more taxing than Glentress :oops:

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 7:22 pm 
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I do have a Blue Pig to use but its not Retro obviously :?


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 7:24 pm 
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Screw Retro :wink:

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 8:30 pm 
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rob , i'll have the m1 finnished by then so your welcome to use it :wink:


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 9:43 pm 
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RobMac wrote:
If I could get my Stab built by then maybe :?
Although it would be a baptism of fire :shock:


Walk before you can run springs to mind.


You dont have to bomb down.Taking some time and getting the feels for it shouldnt really be terrain dependant :?


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2011 11:04 pm 
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Cool,

I will find out Fri if my leave is granted :roll:
(honestly, its like Im in the fookin military :lol: )

And maybe we can get our thoughts together and come up wi a plan for it :D

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 07, 2011 9:35 am 
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What about trying Innerleithen first? or is it harder than fort bill?


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 07, 2011 10:29 am 
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I want chairlift :wink:

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