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Playak News Flash - April 27, 2017
Playak News Flash - April 27, 2017
The world's latest paddling headlines.
Gary Engberg Outdoors Throw Stickbaits This Spring, Chameleon Sauger Caught, Fish of the Week
Gary Engberg Outdoors - If you’re getting this Target Walleye/Ice email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up.
Adventure Kayak Here is how you get back onto your kayak after flipping
Adventure Kayak - In partnership with the U.S. Coastguard and the Water Sports Foundation, instructors Paul and Kate Kuthe of the American Canoeing Association instruct what to do if you flip your kayak in Safer Paddling Series: Episode 7.
Rapid Magazine Blog Tips For Safer Paddling
Rapid Magazine Blog - Safety comes first when you’re out on the water. Whether you’re in a kayak, canoe, SUP or fishing kayak, it’s imperative to know the rules and have the right safety gear in your vessel.
Rapid Magazine Blog Calling for Help
Rapid Magazine Blog - In partnership with the U.S. Coastguard and the Water Sports Foundation, instructors Paul and Kate Kuthe of the American Canoeing Association teach proper radio protocol for emergencies on the water in Safer Paddling Series: Episode 8.
Gary Engberg Outdoors Throw Stickbaits this Spring, Chameleon Sauger Caught, Fish of the Week
Gary Engberg Outdoors - Wade Berkseth cracked this Rainy River gravel lizard dragging a 3/8-oz H20 Precision Jig with a BfishN Tackle Pulse-R Paddle Tail (chart/orange core) upstream.
PaddleBlogs Diary of a Middle Aged Kayaker: Ready to Race - World Masters Games
PaddleBlogs - Today I completed my last training session in preparation for the World Masters Games slalom. No more hard work on the water now, just rest and maybe some stretching before racing starts the day after tomorrow.
Loco SUP Loco Surfing Reports On The SUP Punks East Coast Social
Loco SUP - Loco Surfing Reports On The SUP Punks East Coast Social. Born out of frustration with a national series exclusively run at beach breaks in the South West, the concept of forecast-driven competitive paddle surfing series had been bounded around by a few of the Northern-based riders over the colder winter months.
SUP Connect USA Paddleboard Championships to Partner With Jay Race
SUP Connect - The Paddleboard side of USA Surfing confirmed today the date for its 2017 USA Paddleboard Championship Event and Team Trials - June 17, 2017. For the first time the USA Paddleboard Championship will be held in conjunction with The 16th Annual Jay Moriarity Memorial Paddleboard Race (Jay Race) in Santa Cruz, California.
SUP Connect Celebrate With World Champions at 6th Annual Standup for the Cure
SUP Connect - Standup for the Cure (SUFTC) kicks off its sixth year of fundraising with its flagship event Saturday, May 6 from 9:00am-3:00pm at Newport Dunes in Newport Beach, California. Over 1,000 participants are anticipated to come show their support of the Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen.
P&H Paddlers Lifeboat Rescue
P&H Paddlers - One of the worst things that can happen to a sea kayaker is the loss of his of her kayak at open sea. Mostly we paddle as a group, if paddling alone some of us are tethered to their kayak. But you never know, if that moment comes when due to circumstances you lose your craft. In our team we always carry a good quality PFD, good clothing (dry suit or wetsuit) and a means to call for help.
SUP Magazine How To Travel With Paddleboards Like a Pro
SUP Magazine - Traveling with boards can be a daunting task. But it doesn’t have to be. With a little research, planning, and patience your quiver can easily accompany you on your next trip. To ease the transition, we sat down with world traveling SUP pro Bernd Roediger for some pro tips on traveling with boards.
SUP Mag UK Chris Kenyon, Central SUP Club Founder, Talks National Watersports Festival 2017
SUP Mag UK - For those not aware Chris Kenyon is one of the founders of Central SUP Club based in Tamworth. Being part of the sport since the early days he was an obvious choice when National Watersports Festival event organiser Allan Cross was looking for an experienced hand to deliver the SUP element at this year’s gathering.
SUPracer Tahitian Warrior Steeve Teihotaata Jumps 10 Spots to Crack the Top 20
SUPracer - The post Fiona Wylde is the new world number two; Tahitian Warrior Steeve Teihotaata jumps 10 spots to crack the top 20. appeared first on SUP Racer .
Distressed Mullet Get set for the next phase of 100 Paddle Challenge from May 1to 8 August
Distressed Mullet - 100- Day Challenge continues with a twist. Till now, challenge was testing how much maximum mileage you can make paddling in 100 days. Now in the next phase, the challenge is you paddle even in challenging conditions, battling natural elements of wind, waves etc. You take up this challenge you stand to improve your skills, become a better downwind paddler, ocean paddler, river paddler. Congratulations, for finishing the 1st phase of the 100 day Challenge, now time to continue it upping your lever.
World Paddle Association Rincon Beachboy WST Elite Race Results 2017
World Paddle Association - Womens Elite 12’6 Overall
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