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by James604
Sun Sep 01, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Advance Comfortpack 2 Rucksack 130L for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 313

Advance Comfortpack 2 Rucksack 130L for sale

Advance comfortpack 2 130L for sale. Used a bit, but in fantastic overall shape.
$100.
Located in Kits
Potential to meet up in Valley/Pemby on a flying day!
Cheers,
James

Would trade for a < 100L lightpack :)
by James604
Sat Aug 10, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Grouse Fly-in Videos
Replies: 2
Views: 892

Re: Grouse Fly-in Videos

Nice, thanks for posting Bill!

Here's one of my little jaunt over West Van :)

https://vimeo.com/user10587443
by James604
Wed Jun 19, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Recording of Alex Raymont's "Secrets of Cross Country Flying"
Replies: 2
Views: 1859

Recording of Alex Raymont's "Secrets of Cross Country Flying"

Hey all, as requested by many, here's the recording of (most of) the talk Alex Raymont gave at the WCSC Monthly Social Dinner June 14th. Thanks again to Alex for sharing his time and expertise, and everyone else who made it out! Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DsChdpl1Gc&t=31s Part 2: https...
by James604
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: WCSC Unofficial Pilot Mentorship Program
Replies: 2
Views: 1364

Re: WCSC Unofficial Pilot Mentorship Program

Thanks Tyler! You've brought up a good point, there's no reason why a mentor can't also be a mentee. In fact, I think it should be encouraged that experienced pilots continue their own progression. We never stop learning! There's no "max" experience for mentees, anyone interested regardless of exper...
by James604
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: WCSC Unofficial Pilot Mentorship Program
Replies: 2
Views: 1364

WCSC Unofficial Pilot Mentorship Program

WCSC Mentorship Program image.jpg *under development - feedback is encouraged by posting below, or by PM to James. *There has already been considerable support for this program from both mentors and novice pilots. Thank you to all who have reached out already. This post aims to provide further guid...
by James604
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: WCSC Monthly Social and Cross Country Talk June 14th
Replies: 0
Views: 617

WCSC Monthly Social and Cross Country Talk June 14th

Do you want to fly your first 20, 60, or 100km+ free flight? Or just learn how the pros do it? National record breaker Alex Raymont shares his secrets of XC (Cross Country) flying, and shows us how he nails fantastic routes like the one below in the Fraser Valley. This talk is aimed at novice paragl...
by James604
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: WCSC Summer Events Update
Replies: 2
Views: 679

Re: WCSC Summer Events Update

Good catch Martin! Thanks. Updated.
by James604
Mon Jun 03, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: WCSC Summer Events Update
Replies: 2
Views: 679

WCSC Summer Events Update

Summer Update The 2019 flying season is in full-swing! We just wrapped up the annual Hedley Fly-In, a fun collaboration with the South Okanagan Soaring Club (video here: https://youtu.be/Dsd3nAjo7xY) and a Mt. Woodside Fly-In and BBQ last month hosted with FlyBC. Both events saw a great pilot turn ...
by James604
Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Last Friday Event: Lets Talk Weather! April 26 7pm
Replies: 0
Views: 962

Last Friday Event: Lets Talk Weather! April 26 7pm

April's Last Friday event is coming up!

April 26th at the Baron's Manor Pub, 7pm.
https://maps.app.goo.gl/rr7mbwFFyG8bBU3R6

Andrew Berkley will be giving a talk on paragliding weather and flight planning with the invaluable Canada Rasp forecasting tool. Thanks Andrew!
Learn/review/socialize
by James604
Mon Apr 22, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Quietly behind the scenes....
Replies: 5
Views: 2874

Re: Quietly behind the scenes....

Thanks for the updates! That's some serious work getting those boulders back into place, nice work gents :!:
by James604
Fri Mar 29, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pemberton Reserve Repack Clinic April 12
Replies: 0
Views: 696

Pemberton Reserve Repack Clinic April 12

Attention WCSC and Sea to Sky pilots! Prepare for those epic Pemberton Valley flying days and the coming season by learning how to care for your "last chance." The Pemberton Reserve Parachute Repack Clinic is scheduled for April 12th at 6pm. Based on last year’s success we are going with the same fo...
by James604
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: 2019 Events Update Newsletter
Replies: 0
Views: 1191

2019 Events Update Newsletter

Greetings fellow West Coast pilots! The 2019 flying season is just around the corner and we have an exciting year shaping up! As your West Coast Soaring Club Events Director, I wanted to take a moment to highlight some recent and upcoming opportunities build knowledge, experience, connect with like-...
by James604
Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: XC Find donations for 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1130

Re: XC Find donations for 2017

Link for the play store app published by Travis LaMance
https://play.google.com/store/apps/deta ... d&hl=en_US
by James604
Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: InReach users... info for emergency contacts
Replies: 2
Views: 1440

Re: InReach users... info for emergency contacts

This is really important and critical info, thanks for sharing Claudia!

Pedro, good call on a Last Friday topic idea, we should include these details as part of an evening at the least.