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Home Country
United States
Home State
OH
Hometown
Columbus
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Religious Views
do to you, as you do with me

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Occupation: Care giver -
Age: 54

As a paddler -caver -I have many had base camps, at several water sheds -since starting whitewater in 1971. I have lived mostly in Ohio, PA. & KY..
Started paddling Whitewater in 1970-my father, James R., he built 14 -K-1's in the garage, for his two sons,(Dale & Dean) and B.A. Troop 376, of the east side of Cols., Ohio.
The J.R. boat is still in to the garage...in great condition.

As of 80-81, I have paddled C-1...and about 9 years of C-2, Partners were Pamela S. Dillion.of Ohio, Ray M. of Green bay,Wis. and my daughters, Julie and Susanna.

Current paddling:
The 'Park and Surf' work outs in my C-1,
Best run-the Meadow Run in Yough River, MD.


AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

·National Award: Commodore's Award for efforts by American Canoe Association

Official Recognition by Governor Voinovich for exemplary efforts promoting volunteerism.

·National Award: produced September 1994 National Safe Boating Council
Chair Award.

·National Finalist-1994 TELLY AWARD for The National Livery Safety System.

·Developed training and public education program The Awareness Boating Series for The Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

·Whitewater River Instructor -America Canoe Association and American Red
Cross-1983 to 1993.

·River Rescue/Swift Water Training: ODNR Watercraft-1983 to 1994.

Cave Guide (seasonal)
Laurel Caverns-Uniontown, PA. (02 - 06)
Guide clients into wild cave, through 3.2 miles of cave system, for
three-hour tours.

First Responder trained and certificated '82-'86-&-'03-'05.

Best -Movie ever-The King of Hearts with Allen Bates. -

I have lived a lifestyle in WHITEWATER Canoe river running, adding, caving, the last 10 years (5 or so as a cave guide).

Best Regards,
Dale

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Workout on the Smith River Video from dale briggs footage - Workout on the Smith River~Featuring Pamela Francies Maynard-Cristie Carter-Vanagon Rabbitt..
Added: 12 hrs. ago.


Upper Yough featuring the Booster & Bookem Damo - Video from dale briggs footage Classic footage from the Northern Paddlers of the Upper Youghiogheny River. Also featuring appearing is Tommy Hagg and Walt Jepson and Jack Ditty..
Added: 16 hrs. ago.


K1 Womens Awards 89 Worlds - Video by dale briggs footage Featuring Myriam Jerusalmi (Fox) -Dana Chlagek- Cathy Hearn The 1989 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships were held on Savage River in Garrett County, Maryland ....
Added: Oct 30.


89 Worlds C1 Awards Jon Lugbill David Hearn Thierry Humeau - Video by dale briggs footage The 1989 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships were held on Savage River in Garrett County, Maryland (western part of the state) near Pittsburgh in the United States....
Added: Oct 30.


Spanding Rivers to Caves Video by dale briggs footage - .
Added: Oct 29.

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