Bob Pulhuj

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Jan 15 2013

January 22 next meeting with guest speaker – Geoff Cornish!

NorthWest Ohio River Runners meeting set for Jan. 22 The next NorthWest Ohio River Runners meeting will be held Tuesday, January 22, at 6:30 p.m., Friendship Park Community Center – 2930 – 131St. Street.   Guest speaker will be Geoff Cornish, meteorologist for WTVG TV13. Geoff also an experienced kayaker will share with us his …

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Jan 12 2013

Saturday’s Paddle on the Ottawa River

Paddle up the Ottawa River January 12, 2013 Saturday January 12, 2013 was a beautiful day for a paddle on the Ottawa River.  Kevin, Dave and I started out around 11:30am.  The wind was a little brisk blowing against us.  As the river narrowed the wind got calmer and it was a lot warmer and …

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Jan 07 2013

Ultimate fishing Show

If you kayak AND fish, this is for you! Ultimate Fishing Show January 10 – 13, 2013 Ultimate Fishing Show Sale Riverside Kayak Connection will have a presence in the Kayak Fish the Great Lakes Booth at the Ultimate Fishing Show Detroit at the Suburban Collection Showplace.  We will be displaying the Wilderness Systems Tarpon 120, …

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Dec 31 2012

No Paddling New Years Day!

Well not this New Years Day are we going to be able to get out and paddle, again due to all the ice around the dock, as evident by our Ottawa-cam (nworr.org/ottawa-cam). I thought for sure that this year we would be out paddling, since we had an “in” with a local weatherman (name to …

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Dec 25 2012

No paddling Christmas day!

Sorry to inform you that there will be NO paddling today – Christmas Day 2012! It’s not just because it’s cold out, but the cold created ice all around the dock and almost to the center of the river! Even though the ice is only 1/4″ thick, it is not easy to break through it …

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Dec 22 2012

The fish was great and we have a winner!

Tuesday’s meeting/fish fry was beyond expectation!! Tuesday started early and ended late for Dave Zobler. Dave started early in the morning with thawing the 70 pieces of perch that he caught earlier in the year out on Lake Erie, then later in the day he peeled and cut up a number of pounds of potatoes …

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Dec 17 2012

27 seconds of Fame

“10seconds of fame” Well, that’s what occurred last night on TV13’s weather Sunday night. Weatherman Geoff Cornish highlighted the Club’s snowman that is standing guard on a kayak dock on the Ottawa River this winter. Geoff has kayaked with us and owns an inflatable kayak! NWORR snowman video clip

Dec 13 2012

Kayaker waiting for warmer weather

Below is the live  “Ottawa River Cam” and  you’ll see we apparently have a new kayaker waiting to go paddling! Unfortunately  won’t be around to enjoy it when it does warm up to go kayaking!! check at night to see the lights he put up while waiting!   For Internet Explorer users, please click the …

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Dec 12 2012

December 18th meeting- Fish Fry !!

 We will be having a Fish Fry and raffling the handmade quilt, at our December 18th meeting, at Friendship Park community Center. The Fish Fry will start at 6:30pm, suggested donations are $5 per serving, which will include perch, french fries, coleslaw and a desert along with a refreshment, presented by the fish catcher and …

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Dec 06 2012

January’s Meeting

We have confirmed for the January 22nd meeting Geoff Cornish,  Meteorologist for WTVG, Channel 13 Geoff  is one of the newer members of the TV 13 weather team and more importantly, a fellow kayaker!  He will talk about- what else – weather- and why we need to keep our eye to the sky while out …

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