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Sydney based Norwegian with tele itch

Discussion in 'Backcountry' started by Majikthise, Aug 19, 2005.

  1. Majikthise

    Majikthise Sage Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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  2. Shrek

    Shrek Old n' Crusty

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    i will have spome space going down for telefest, but they need to arrange their own accom, and im not taking 8.
     
  3. hyperlegs

    hyperlegs First Runs

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    Heya Shrek. It's only one person, and that is me.
     
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    Shrek Old n' Crusty

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    no prob, do you have accom?
     
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    hyperlegs First Runs

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    hyperlegs First Runs

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    This is all a bit spontaneous, so haven't got a set up yet. Any suggestions? How long are you staying for and where do you drive from?
     
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    Shrek Old n' Crusty

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    going down friday or friday night, maybe thursday night, i leaving from windsor NW of sydney. pick up point are not hard to organise.
    come back sunday night,

    probably do the night skiing on saturday night unless it raining or the snow is really crap.

    accomodation, I cannot help there, others might have suggestions.
     
  8. hyperlegs

    hyperlegs First Runs

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    this is starting to look promising. Hmm, I'll do some research on the accom part. get back to you. thanks so far.
     
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  10. Niels

    Niels First Runs

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    Hyperlegs - my brother & I may be going down for the weekend to Guthega but not sure yet. You will find cheap accommodation at the Caravan Park in Jindabyne or Sawpit Creek

    Hilsen
     
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    hyperlegs First Runs

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    Another thing, how big is this telefest really?How many tele people do you reckon it will be there?
    Hilsen Børre
     
  12. Niels

    Niels First Runs

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    I am not into tele skiing - more backcountry touring or alpine resort - maybe someone else knows ?
     
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    telemarx A Local

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    There were about 100 participants last year Hilsen. Several from here will be in attendance.
     
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    telemark fred One of Us

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    Yeah - I was going to guess around 100.

    I am only a small probablility of being a starter this year...
     
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    Niels First Runs

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    "hilsen" means regards or greetings in Norwegian!
     
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    telemarx A Local

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  17. Niels

    Niels First Runs

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    What is Telefest ??
     
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    It's a get-together of telemark skiers. Lessons, clinics, demonstrations etc.
     
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    You're welcome.
    Hilsen [​IMG]
     
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    3decks One of Us

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    More Norwegians =)

    Are you at UNSW?
     
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    AAAAhh, totally forgot that I signed up for the Bridge Run. This means that I'm not able to go to the festival. Well, thanks for all the help guys!