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    Posted: 13 Dec 04 at 9:03pm
I think I prefer trapezing (mainly because my feet are too small
to fit underneath the toestraps!)
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Gawd yess, guv, and me poor old knees wont take all that trapezing!!
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Yeah but hiking is so much more rewarding, because the speed gains from really working your body are huge and it is a great feeling to know that you are putting something in. 
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All that hiking sounds like hard work   I've just moved on from my laser and bought an RS 600, planing past my old laser fleet friends upwind always makes me smile
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Dont remember the busta ones but rooster an queensport hikers rule
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does anyone remember the busta ones?? they have to be the most comfortable!
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the rooster ones are ace too though, between them and the queensports, you wont find anything better!
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You definitely don't have to be a lardy person to use them. I am a feather footed sailor who uses Queensports and they rock. Even use them under my dry suit in the cold stuff. Got them through Scottish Sailing too - right size, mail order - perfect!
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Originally posted by Lucy

12.95!!!!!! Blimey that does sound too good to be true. I've got Magic Marine ones but the padding in them always gets caught under the rim of the boat which can be a real pain when drop hiking cos it's not easy getting yourself back in at the best of times!!!

Note to any hiking pants designers.... test them out first!!!!!

Yep - it is too good to be true!!

Hint - wear a pair of lycra shorts over your hikers - this will smooth them out and should stop them getting trapped under the lip of the deck.

I looked at the Queensport pants - the Rooster ones are very very similar, plus looking at the photograph on the web site you seem to have to be a bit of a fat B*****d to use them?

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Theres only one pair of hiking pants that are any good

Queensport


Now that Laser XD are doing there own the only UK supplier that i know of is:
http://www.scottishsailing.com/contact_us.htm

 

Just look at what the top guys where:

http://www.queensportmarine.com.au/

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