Paddler Lost Paddle

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Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby Velvetina Paddler » Tue Sep 02, 2014 9:44 pm

So Friday afternoon sometime, while traveling down the streets 8:45 & B to 8:16 & G, my beloved by many Paddle slipped from my backpack and was lost on the playa. I was crushed, I mean to be a paddler with out a paddle is like going to burning man without a single white out experience, just not right... anyhow, I was hoping maybe by magic someone reading this might have seen someone with it and can spread the words I'd love to get it back. It has been apart of my gifting to burners for 11 of my 13yrs on the playa. I'll believe in true magic if it gets returned.
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby skibear » Thu Sep 04, 2014 11:39 pm

What's this for at BRC? The playa, formerly Lake Lahontan, dried up 9000 years ago.
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby Captain Goddammit » Thu Sep 04, 2014 11:42 pm

Well some of us even bring boats. And life jackets.
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby skibear » Fri Sep 05, 2014 1:09 pm

Rotflmao Capt'n your boat is great. so was the pier with raver fishing a couple years ago (2 years on playa))
Keep you head above water !
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby Jovankat » Fri Sep 05, 2014 5:03 pm

I assume the paddling this lady does is less about boats and more about butts. ;)

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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby skibear » Sat Sep 06, 2014 12:07 am

Jovankat wrote:I assume the paddling this lady does is less about boats and more about butts. ;)

Yikes, Jovankat is probably right !
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby cburgrebel » Tue Sep 16, 2014 2:19 pm

photo 1(2).jpg

Ohh hell no! Say it ain't so!
Perhaps another pic will help identify it?...Here's a pic of said paddle in action at 7 Deadly Sins, on yours truly.
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby ygmir » Tue Sep 16, 2014 2:55 pm

cburgrebel wrote:
photo 1(2).jpg

Ohh hell no! Say it ain't so!
Perhaps another pic will help identify it?...Here's a pic of said paddle in action at 7 Deadly Sins, on yours truly.


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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby JayBobBoy » Tue Sep 16, 2014 3:08 pm

If you've lost your paddle, does that mean you're automatically up shit creek? :P
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby Bin Noddin » Fri Sep 19, 2014 9:43 pm

The paddle in action, 2009.

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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Sep 19, 2014 10:01 pm

I drew some of those spots! Thanks for reminding me, Bin!
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby BBadger » Sat Sep 20, 2014 1:42 am

I'm sorry, but we're going to have to rescind that title until you find a new paddle.
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Re: Paddler Lost Paddle

Postby cburgrebel » Mon Sep 22, 2014 9:09 am

ygmir wrote:
cburgrebel wrote:
photo 1(2).jpg

Ohh hell no! Say it ain't so!
Perhaps another pic will help identify it?...Here's a pic of said paddle in action at 7 Deadly Sins, on yours truly.


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