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Maverick

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Maverick last won the day on June 30

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About Maverick

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    Martin Club Vice Chairman
  • Birthday 02/01/1956

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    Poole
  • Interests
    Fishing, boating, socialising and family
  • Boat Name
    "Madness"

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  1. Maverick

    Weymouth Weekender?

    Hi Adam I am very interested in making a trip up to Portland this year however I can't do next weekend but going forward would be interested in going there either on our own or with others. Also there is a proposed WSF meet at Portland starting the weekend of the 29th August. I have been watching this evolve but as yet not put my name down for it but weather permitting would do that WSF meet
  2. Maverick

    Upgrading from Warrior 165

    Boating is total Madness and I love mine lol
  3. Maverick

    Wire Cable Advice Please

    Yes I would also like to know before having mine made
  4. Maverick

    Alderney / Guernsey trip restrictions

    Thanks Toerag very kind of you to update us. I think that sadly we be will giving our foray over the channel a miss this year but will hopefully return next year
  5. Maverick

    WiFi expert wanted.

    Is this what you want What does AC -1200/1900/3200 mean to deep for me lol
  6. Maverick

    Air brush

    They look almost edible, good job
  7. Maverick

    Spooling a fixed spool reel.

    Me but have you seen this spooler ? Alternatively use a multiplier lol
  8. Maverick

    Get your Rods out!

    Apparently Wessex Water are still looking for the hole in their water main
  9. Maverick

    Fishy Tales

    I remember that report well Adam, really was scary and I wasn't even there lol
  10. Maverick

    Fishy Tales

    Adam just looking at your recalling the history part of the club and for those that are interested would like to update with this. Our first club online presence was indeed on Phantom Fisher. I negotiated with the owner to have our own page on his site. Unfortunately this only lasted a few months before due to personal circumstances he pulled the plug and closed the site. Our experience with this site however planted the seed that we needed our own online presence. Another website based in the solent/isle of wight area (Solent Angler?) was at that time the largest fishing site in our area. I contacted Chris the then owner and agreed with him that we could temporarily have our own page/section on his site whilst we sorted our own. Chris welcomed us with open arms. Our part of this website soon became the dominant section of Chris's site. He was infectiously enthusiastic on building his site and sea angling in general. This page really took off and gave the club such a boost in interest/membership. After an appeal I had contact with a former member of the solent fishing site who agreed to build a site for us but this turned out to be a walk up a garden path and a total waste of time except for my meeting Paul Dore. Paul admitted he had not had much (or was it any) experience of building websites but he could write code so would give it a go. Paul built our original website and forum for no cost followed by subsequent updates and at least one rebuild. A lot of work was put into building both the club and the website in the early years. I am sure we would not have gotten as far as we have had it not been for Paul and I for one will be eternally grateful for his help laying the foundations of the club we have today. Oli is our current webby and has done a great job on our latest rebuild and maintaining what we have now. To all those reading we are interested in your story. How did you become a sea angler, from a young age, old age or just happened on? tell us the ins and outs I will try to recall my angling history from when I was a young lad until the present day and post in the next few days.
  11. Maverick

    Fishy Tales

    Excellent, really looking forward to the next chapter Adam
  12. Maverick

    Birthday greetings Dave

    Happy birthday Dave, trust you had a great day (fishing maybe?)
  13. Maverick

    First time out for Tiddler

    Well done Jim on getting out, shame about the fish but as they say "a bad day on the water is better than a good day in the office" whatever that is lol
  14. Maverick

    Birthday greetings Jason & Andy

    Happy birthday guys, hope you had a great day
  15. Maverick

    Happy Birthday Wedger

    Wishing you a very happy birthday Trevor
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