Newsflash 95, November 2012
Last weekend our last event for this year. A great event on one of the 'polders' in the Netherlands, the 5th edition of Masterchief & AMTS OFZE. For this event, we made a trackable. We have some left which are now available in our shop:
This week some very beautiful new Geocoins, with Tsun's Earth Trutle 2012 and the Stargate Horus edition. Both are very limited.
The winter is coming fast, so we have a speciale winter edition of the Art Nouveau series.
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Marly and Willem-Jan Verberne
Geocachingshop.nl, Geocachingshop.be, Shop4geocaching.eu
N 51 28.339, E 005 32.064
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This beautiful geocoin has the shape of a earthturtle and is designed by Tsunrisebey.
Polished gold with a lot of details in mostly black and white enamel.
On the front: Mother Earth (Mother Nature) and the text "cache with care".
On the back the Yin Yang sign wiht all kinds of details surrounded, like the sun and the moon.
Size: 50 mm from head to tail
Trackable at geocaching.com
The guards with falcon heads are also known as "Horus guards" and serve the family of Ra.
They have the same characteristics as the serpent helmets.
One difference is the way in which the helment is placed. The structure is built on a button at the head of the Jaffa and is integrated into the harness, unlike the serpent helmet.
Horus the Egyptian falcon god.
He is the god who spreads his wings over the earth.
In the underworld Horus leads the dead to Osiris, the god of the underworld.
Horus the son of Osiris and Isis and brother of Bastet.
Size: 56 mm, 8 mm thick
Trackable on geocaching.com with its own icon:
Art Nouveau is a style of art that peaked in popularity at the turn of the 20th century. It is characterized by organic, especially floral and other plant-inspired motifs, as well as highly stylized, flowing forms.
This coin is strongly influenced by Czech artist Alphonse Mucha. It represent Mucha's interpretation of beautiful, strong young women in vaguely neoclassical looking gowns, surrounded by lush flowers and decorative patterns.
Size: 50mm x 4mm
Trackable at geocaching.com with its own icon:
This is the fifth part of the Geocacher's World series: United Kingdom
Geocaching has developped rapidly during the last years.
The number of geocachers is increasing continuously worldwide and country after country is added.
The hobby Geocaching is connecting people without regard to national boundaries. This becomes clear during events and when reading logs.
Time for the series "Geocacher's World", which will present country after country where geocaching is executed by an own geocoin.
Of course every release will have its own icon. The prefix is GW for Geocacher's World.
The design follows a strict rule. Each country release with the shape of a stamp will have 2 regular and 4 limited versions.
Size: 50mm lenght, 3mm thick
Limited edition: only 100 made!
Trackable op geocaching.com with its own icon:
You can find these and other new coins at our website in New geocoins.
Nu we also have JUMBO size Travelbug stickers (40 , 60 ot 80 cm).
These are so-called 'decall' stickers. This means that only the travelbug, the code and the optional text will remain on the car of camper.
The sticker are made on request, which means that custom text can be added on top or the side (e.g. your team name).
The sticker is available in black, white, red, green or blue.
We now also have the well known Lock & Lock containers in single pieces. You can choose for with or without the geocaching set (pencil, logbook and sticker).
These and other containersets can be found on our website creating ->cache containers
This week again some vey nice new special Geocoins. Some are single pieces, so if you see a nice one, you have to be quick:
- Baby Dragon Cache Slayer Geocoin
- Earth Turtle Oceania Geocoin
- Four Musketeers Holiday coin - NON trackable
- Fourth of July Geocoin
- Micro Organism Geocoin in 8 uitvoeringen
- Rainbow Geocoin
- Steampunk Geocoin
- Teutonic Knight Geocoin in 2 LE two-tone uitvoeringen
- Thor's Hammer Geocoin
You can find these and other special coins on our website in Specialty geocoins.
New from Garmin are 2 charging products for your Dakota, eTrex, Oregon or Montana:
The USB car cable or interntational charging set (110/230V):
Also new from Garmin is the wireless temperatur sensor Tempe:
Attach it to your pack, jacket or shoe to accurately keep tabs on the temperature as you head out on your next great expedition.
Compatible with: eTrex 30, Dakota 20, Fenix, Montana, Oregon, GPSMap62
Did you miss anything from Groundspeak?
Did you see Groundspeak products which we don't have on our website then please contact us, so that it will come with our next shipment from Groundspeak.
We are at the following events
Op 10 march 2013 we are a the CITO event Beegderheide
Op 17 march 2013 we are a the HCE event in Hoorn
On 24 march 2013 we are a the ACE event in Hengelo
On 14 april 2013 we are at the Brugse Beer III in Brugges, Belgium
On 26 mei 2013 we are at the Bordspelevent in Hoogvliet, the Netherlands
On 29 juni 2013 we are at the Mega event "Project Eck" in Koblenz, Germany
For more information about our presence at events, please look at our event kalender.
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Marly en Willem-Jan Verberne
N 51 28.339, E 005 32.064