March 13th 2017

When I established the forums in 2005 it was to offer a more richer web experience and greater functionality than the platform where we started this social adventure in 2003, Yahoo Groups. The forums were once a busy hive of activity and provided locals and visitors with a wealth of information just like the Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group on Facebook today.

It was a time where we didn't have the many social media platforms we have today, and it was a different time in terms of mobility and technology. There was no instant access to information, no Google Maps and a very limited base map on your GPSr. Mobile connectivity for me was a 9600bps Infrared connection from a Nokia to a laptop and in later times to a PDA using WAP.

As we moved into the social media era so did our forums users. Geocaching Ireland moved there too, and we have a thriving community on the Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group on Facebook. As a result, forum activity isn't what it used to be and I have taken the decision to disable new registrations to the forums and to make the forums read only so any information there can still be accessed.

The discussion hasn't ended, it has just moved. Join us on the Facebook Geocaching Ireland Discussion Group .

Donnacha

Waterproofs

Recommended On and Offline Retailers To Buy Your Gear. Announce Any Good Deals You May Know Of Here.

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NaDoohans

Waterproofs

Post by NaDoohans » Wed Sep 02, 2009 10:03 pm

http://www.puddleducks.ie are an irish online company based in Cork who sell fab raingear for children and have some adult lines too. A bit more expensive than the likes of lidl but really long lasting gear, I've been kitting the children out in it for the past few years. Got some items for myself and other half there recently too. Worth a browse :D
Last edited by NaDoohans on Fri Sep 04, 2009 9:31 am, edited 1 time in total.

johnrm

Re: Waterproofs

Post by johnrm » Thu Sep 03, 2009 10:24 am

...if you want swimming lessons ;)

I'm guessing here... http://www.puddleducks.ie/

NaDoohans

Re: Waterproofs

Post by NaDoohans » Fri Sep 04, 2009 9:30 am

Oops sorry, I've updated the first post now 8)

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