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Playak News Flash - September 19, 2018
Playak News Flash - September 19, 2018
The world's latest paddling headlines.
Jackson Kayak Midday Madness: Hot-Weather Largemouth Bass In the Lily Pads
Jackson Kayak - The often repeated advice for summertime or warm-weather bass fishing is to go early or late. But that’s not always possible and I’ve found that a middle of the day session can be quite lucrative if you can stand the heat!
Canoe Kayak Newman and Coffey discuss his recent article on loss and river running
Canoe Kayak - By Nouria Newman Rob Coffey, paddler, psychotherapist, and author of the recently published article In the Eye of the Storm, sits down with French extreme kayaker Nouria Newman to discuss his article, the risks and rewards of paddling, and trends in the sport. 
International Rafting Federation Guide workshops offered in some great destinations
International Rafting Federation - Wanting to get or upgrade your IRF Guiding certification, or become an IRF GTE Instructor? There are some great locations to choose from ...
Jackson Kayak Still kayaking off waterfalls even after 30’s and getting married, life is good
Jackson Kayak - At our wedding, some relatives asked whether I’m going to give up kayaking off waterfalls and start concentrating on a career and a family. I smiled politely, nodded, and changed the subject. But it did raise the question in my head once again.
The Paddler ezine Liffey Descent canoe marathon - Update, results and action stories
The Paddler ezine - On a day when low water caused carnage, British pair Nicky Cresser and Tom Lusty were the winners of the K2 class at the 59th Liffey Descent canoe marathon yesterday. For them taking the correct line paid off.
International Rafting Federation We are river family – meet Juniper Rose
International Rafting Federation - Whitewater raft guide, kayaker and writer passionate about exploring new rivers and cultures, Juniper Rose has paddled in 15 states across the US and 9 countries around the globe. She loves sharing rivers with others whether its clients on a guided trip or good friends out for a kayaking run.
ACA Stewardship Support for Paddling Clubs
ACA - Since 2002, the ACA has partnered with L.L. Bean to sponsor the Club Fostered Stewardship (CFS) Program.
ACA ACA trains instructors to teach disabled students rafting - Adaptive Rafting in Oregon
ACA - Recently, ACA had the fortune of training a crew of paddlesports instructors techniques to seamlessly integrate students with physical disabilities into everyday paddlesports programs. They choose whitewater rafts, to teach students with disabilities.
Badfish SUP How to Frontside 360: Featuring Hannah Ray J
Badfish SUP - Find a wave, green or slight foam. A wave with a long enough trough for the board to slide down the face works well for learning 360s. I’m surfing the green Double D Wave at Charles City Whitewater and at medium-low flow.
Badfish SUP The Women of Badfish: Hannah Ray J
Badfish SUP - Hannah Ray J is an Iowa native. She, like us, is drawn to the river. It all began with kayaking and she now includes SUP and river surfing in her whitewater adventures. When she’s not paddling she works as a graphic artist for a lip balm/body care company and is a freelance graphic designer specializing...
Isle Surf and SUP How to Enhance Your Love Life with a SUP
Isle Surf and SUP - It’s time to step up your game There are so many ways you can enhance your love life. Whether you’re single or in a relationship, it’s key to find an activity that will consistently impress your date or significant other.
SUP Connect New York SUP Open Delivers on Hudson River Race
SUP Connect - Lady Liberty did not disappoint. The greatest stand up paddle athletes on the planet gathered to test the waters of the Hudson River in NYC over the weekend on Day #1 of the New York SUP Open,
red paddle co The Dragon World Championships In Austria
red paddle co - On the 31 st  of August – 2 nd  September 2018 the Dragon World Championships , the world’s only team SUP racing event, arrived on the mystical mountain lined shores of Lake Fuschl, Austria.
Kayak Session Beaver Fest (Entry #27 Short Film of the Year Awards 2018)
Kayak Session - Here is the video from Jared Nosal, her entry for the Short Film of the Year Awards , organised by Kayak Session Magazine, presented by Sweet Protection . It’s shows the white waters that she experienced at the Beaverfest. There are prizes to be won for those competing in the Short Film of the Year Awards. So you have a video, then enter the competition, you can know all about it in the links below.
SUP Magazine 2018 Movie of the Year Open For Voting for the 2018 SUP Awards
SUP Magazine - Voting is now open for the Movie of the Year category at the 2018 SUP Awards with two films, Through my Eyes and Epic Love both nominated.
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