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Playak News Flash - May 2, 2017
Playak News Flash - May 2, 2017
The world's latest paddling headlines.
SUP Magazine OluKai Ho’olaule’a Postponed Due to Poor Weather
SUP Magazine - If the weather were normal for this time of year, we’d be sitting in Maliko Gulch with hundreds of excited racers, battering down the butterflies in our stomachs, warming up our twitching muscles and getting pumped to race in the 2017 OluKai Ho’olaule’a. Instead, we’re in our hotel room, watching the rain pour from the sky and drum on the palm fronds.
ASI Welcome to Valley Adventures SUP, Salturn-by-the-Sea. England UK
ASI - A new ASI accredited SUP School, located in Saltburn-by-the-Sea in North Yorkshire (about which the owner Simon Palmer has written a book.
Distressed Mullet Olukai Ho’olaule’a Postponed Because of Poor Conditions
Distressed Mullet - For the first time in the nine-year history of this iconic downwind race, the Olukai was postponed a day because of poor conditions, making it unsafe to run a race of this magnitude.
unsponsored Movie Monday 1 May 2017
unsponsored - Welcome to Movie Monday 1 May 2017. We’ve got plenty for you to go at today. New Old School, stouts, big falls and big water.
Distressed Mullet Top Reasons Why The Olukai Should be On Your Bucket List
Distressed Mullet - Put the Olukai paddle race on your bucket list Tomorrow, April 29th, some of the world’s best downwind paddlers will meet in Maliko Gulch on Maui’s North Shore for the 9th Annual Olukai Ho’olaule’a – eight miles of downwinding bliss from the Gulch to the beach at Kanaha. But the word Ho’olaule’a means celebration, and this event is a celebration.
Log of Ibi Oklahoma is Closed
Log of Ibi - If you want something mismanaged, it isn’t like you don’t have options. You could give the responsibility for management to #45.
Northwest Rafting Company High Water Considerations For the Middle Fork of the Salmon River
Northwest Rafting Company - High water on the Middle Fork of the Salmon begins at 5 feet when the river is quite continuous, the water is cold, and recovery from a flip or swim can be difficult.
SUP Magazine Anderson, Casey Win 2017 OluKai Ho’olaule’a
SUP Magazine - James Casey and Annabel Anderson each take their inaugural win at the wet and wild 2017 OluKai Ho'olaule'a. The post Anderson, Casey Win 2017 OluKai Ho’olaule’a appeared first on SUP Magazine .
Jackson Kayak JK School of Higher Fishing Education Presents: The 4 Line Choices for Bass Fishing Part 2
Jackson Kayak - Ok everyone back? Good, now part 2 of today’s class is about braid. Braid is something that you will either love or hate, but you must respect it for its many qualities that have put a lot of bass in the laps of anglers that fish in heavy vegetation.
Standup Journal Red Paddle Co. Proves the Durability of Inflatable Line Through Hard Core Videos
Standup Journal - The final cut.  Here it is.  Red Paddle Co. has released ten videos, each portraying the strength and durability of this inflatable line of stand. The post Final edit Red Paddle Co. proves the durability of inflatable line through hard core videos appeared first on Standup Journal Magazine .
Newfoundland Kayakoholic 2017: Post 5 – Still some ice around
Newfoundland Kayakoholic - On Sunday past a few of us met at St. Philips to do a little paddling with the ice that is still hanging around. We spent some time paddling around the ice right in the cove at St. Philips....
Standup Journal Could This Be The Longest Sup Foil Wave Ever Ridden?
Standup Journal - This may be the longest sup-foil wave ever ridden! Check out Amit Inbar as he flies above the water for over a minute on a dream wave any of us would love to catch on any session
Standup Paddle Magazine Come explore—Deep Blue
Standup Paddle Magazine - Come explore what a Deep Blue day looks like on island of Maui as seen through the eyes of (Starboard team rider / Sustainable Surf ambassador)  Zane Schweitzer – and through the language, knowledge and cultural wisdom of ancient Hawaii.
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