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[*] posted on 5-31-2018 at 12:31 PM
JIBE 2019 - April 29 - May 3


Gang, I swear that there was more to this post. I can be terse but.... (something having to do with posting from an iPhone)

let me re-type...

So the Jekyll Island folks have given us the green light for the dates requested. The rest is just paperwork and I will work on that, along with the website, this weekend. These dates are earlier than normal, but there will likely be fewer Muggles on the beach.

Low tide is at 11:29 am on Monday, progressing to 2:19 pm on Friday.

Weather is expected to be variable, with darkness appearing sometime after sunset...




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[*] posted on 5-31-2018 at 01:17 PM


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[*] posted on 5-31-2018 at 01:20 PM


Thank you Angus!!!!!!!

Get to see my peeps again. :thumbup:




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[*] posted on 6-1-2018 at 04:32 AM


Jason, you and the girls were missed greatly. We'll be glad to see you back!



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[*] posted on 6-1-2018 at 05:39 AM


Thanks Angus...such a great place!



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[*] posted on 6-1-2018 at 03:05 PM


Quote: Originally posted by acampbell  
Jason, you and the girls were missed greatly. We'll be glad to see you back!


Appreciate that Angus. You can't imagine how much we missed everyone and Jekyll Island.




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[*] posted on 6-1-2018 at 06:57 PM


We'll be there!!! Thanks Angus!



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[*] posted on 7-26-2018 at 08:28 PM


JIBE 2019 Permits from JIA (Jekyll Island Authority) are in the bag and official for the dates posted on this thread - April 29 to May 3rd.

The southern limit of travel will no longer officially be the water tower, but instead will be a new sign installed just north of it The sign specifies that no dogs are allowed beyond that point and yaddah yaddah yaddah. Some of you have seen it. It is still south of the original arbitrary (and impossible to find) latitude that had caused us to file for a variance in the first place. This is a marker that the JIA staff and beach patrols recognize, so there will be no more need for 'splaining about the water tower and variances. It costs us but a few yards and if someone does accidentally wander to the water tower, I'm sure it will not be a big deal.

I will refresh the web page in a day or two after we mount an expeditionary trip to get a fresh photo of the sign, mark the coordinates and update the map.

More later and thanks again for helping make another successful year!




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[*] posted on 7-27-2018 at 05:58 AM


wouldn't it be clearer to paint "time to JIBE" on the water tower so we know where to turn :D



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[*] posted on 7-27-2018 at 06:50 AM


Quote: Originally posted by markite  
wouldn't it be clearer to paint "time to JIBE" on the water tower so we know where to turn :D


HA! Wouldn't that be cool. I don't have the tactical gear for that, but you have given me a more practical good idea....




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[*] posted on 7-27-2018 at 07:29 AM


I remember the sign. I seemed to turn around by there anyway



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[*] posted on 7-27-2018 at 07:38 AM


I told the folks at JIA about MarS-P-A-M-L-I-N-K-s idea for the water tower and they thought it was riot and had a good laugh. While stopping just short of approval for that, they did give me to go-ahead for other ideas.

Joan and I are going out tomorrow for some pics so we can edit the maps for now. Next year we will have some beach-side signage.




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[*] posted on 7-27-2018 at 10:04 AM


Looking forward to JIBE 2019!!! My return in 2018 reminded me just how necessary an annual trip to Jekyll is for ones sanity!



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[*] posted on 7-29-2018 at 02:48 AM


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[*] posted on 1-12-2019 at 03:17 PM


Reservations made at the campground. Quantities limited. There is a weather update though. Cloudy with a chance of full sun.



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[*] posted on 1-14-2019 at 02:35 PM


We have our house all booked up. Taking inventory of all the toys that are coming down with us. Bringing a Blokart this year in addition to the buggy and kites.



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[*] posted on 4-3-2019 at 09:45 AM


House booked!



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[*] posted on 4-3-2019 at 12:20 PM


Booked for JI campground for Jibe and all of May. See you there!



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[*] posted on 4-4-2019 at 12:11 PM


Ditto



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[*] posted on 4-5-2019 at 06:52 AM


Anyone have an extra room at their house? I'll gladly pay my fair share and buy beer!



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[*] posted on 4-9-2019 at 07:30 AM


We'll be in the usual place this year and ready to go!



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[*] posted on 4-10-2019 at 05:33 AM


Quote: Originally posted by TEDWESLEY  
We'll be in the usual place this year and ready to go!
I'll try to keep track of my harness this year Ted.



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[*] posted on 4-28-2019 at 06:52 AM


Better bring your shock absorbers or some extra vertebrae. There's some really bad wash out from the tidal rivers everywhere we want a buggy. Should be fun to climb out of the troughs but be careful - they're a lot deeper than they look - ask me how I know. You're going to get wet if you want a ride.



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[*] posted on 4-28-2019 at 09:46 AM


Quote: Originally posted by pokitetrash  
Better bring your shock absorbers or some extra vertebrae. There's some really bad wash out from the tidal rivers everywhere we want a buggy. Should be fun to climb out of the troughs but be careful - they're a lot deeper than they look - ask me how I know. You're going to get wet if you want a ride.


That just makes it more exciting. :-)




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[*] posted on 4-28-2019 at 05:58 PM


Extra Vertebrae!!!! Blast it, I knew I had forgotten something when I pulled out of the driveway!



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Playing-- Silverangel #429 ... oh wait thats the other forum.
JWC-- Founding member and self appointed president.

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[*] posted on 4-29-2019 at 05:55 AM


It's one giant tide pool the length of the visible beach. Ah, the cooling refreshment on a hot day!



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[*] posted on 4-29-2019 at 06:47 AM


anyone got a twin tip, skim board, boogie board, air mattress, big aunt B cookie...anything - can you hook up a tow line to a buggy and pull someone along the tidal pool length? that would be a laugh.



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[*] posted on 4-29-2019 at 01:10 PM


I knew you would come up with something!



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[*] posted on 4-29-2019 at 06:53 PM


Hey Guys... so my big buggy has a completely messed up wheel... I have been fighting with it since we arrived on Saturday and have finally resolved that there is nothing that I can do while I'm here to make it work. I've tried a bunch of stuff and if I keep up trying to fix it, I'm going to miss out on buggying.

So I've resolved to just use my small PL buggy. I'm posting to ask if anyone would be willing to let me borrow a buggy to hook to my tandem set up to in order to give my kids a few rides




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Riding-- VTT Stinger XR Hybrid and an XR/VTT Frankenbuggy (Tandem).
Playing-- Silverangel #429 ... oh wait thats the other forum.
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[*] posted on 4-30-2019 at 11:22 AM


Quote: Originally posted by soliver  
Hey Guys... so my big buggy has a completely messed up wheel... I have been fighting with it since we arrived on Saturday and have finally resolved that there is nothing that I can do while I'm here to make it work. I've tried a bunch of stuff and if I keep up trying to fix it, I'm going to miss out on buggying.

So I've resolved to just use my small PL buggy. I'm posting to ask if anyone would be willing to let me borrow a buggy to hook to my tandem set up to in order to give my kids a few rides


I hope you got out riding Spencer (and not just because I'm eager for minute by minute updates). Curious what the problem is and why it's tough to resolve there if you picked up a hub/wheel to swap out. Bearing issue? mounting the tire issue? incompatible sizes? or just totally messed up and don't want to talk about it.




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Foils: PL Leopards and Lynx, Airea Raptors, some PL Reactor IIs + IIIs, Libre Spirits, Cross Kite Sonics, Ozone Flow
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