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Playak News Flash - October 21, 2019
Playak News Flash - October 21, 2019
The world's latest paddling headlines.
Jackson Kayak Sullivan Falls – Great Anytime
Jackson Kayak - Between August and October, I spent more time paddling at Sullivan Falls than anywhere else. What a treat, but it was extra special because I was able to share this incredible place with people I love to paddle with.
The Paddler ezine Peak UK Take Special Jury Prize at PaddleExpo
The Paddler ezine - Peak UK have once again taken home the Special Jury Prize at this year’s Paddle Expo trade show in Germany. This time the Peak team won the award for their Peak Eco project which comprises of the companies on-going attempts to reduce their environmental footprint and increase awareness of the environmental challenges facing the paddlesports industry.
Jackson Kayak Colorado Fall Fishing
Jackson Kayak - Fall has finally arrived in Colorado, and I took advantage of the great weather with a pond hopping trip! Not really knowing what to expect, I loaded up the BigRig FD with four rods and a bunch of tackle.
Kayak Session Two grand whitewater events in Nepal this October!!
Kayak Session - Two grand whitewater events in Nepal this October: Modi Express III and Cassanga Challenge The Express Series – kayak festivals organized in key locations to raise awareness about our threatened rivers – is back for the 5th time!
Naish Casper Steinfath Training for Red Bull Heavy Water 2019 in Maui
Naish - After taking wins at the APP World Tour Stops in New York and Japan, Casper Steinfath decided he needed a little warm water time to train to defend his title at the 2019 Red Bull Heavy Water. So he jumped on a plane to link up with Robby Naish and a bevy of other legendary athletes as he prepares for the gnarliest race in SUP.
SUP International 2019 SUP Longa Marathon Cup Aftermovie
SUP International - Check out this video of the 2019 Aftermovie SUP Longa Marathon Cup.
Jackson Kayak Fishing for Snook With a Ned Rig
Jackson Kayak - For the last two summers I have had the pleasure of taking a trip down to Florida with several of my good friends to target something that pulls a little harder than bass. Last year we traveled to mosquito lagoon Florida to target redfish and trout. This year we decided to change it up and target snook! A fish that I had not previously caught before.
ICF Babak Keeps Looking for New Challenges After Third World Title
ICF - Liudmyla Babak admits sitting out the front of a women’s C1 canoe marathon field can sometimes be a bit boring, but she still plans to dominate the sport for at least another decade.
SUP World Mag Check Out the New 2020 Red Paddle Range
SUP World Mag - This video shows the Red paddle co inflatable SUP range, and all kind of univers in Suping they are developing. Who would not try it out after watching this video?
SUPracer Casper Steinfath survives fog and chaos to defend Red Bull Heavy Water title
SUPracer - The "Danish Viking" Casper Steinfath has defended his Red Bull Heavy Water title in San Francisco today after surviving what is surely the gnarliest and most chaotic race the sport has ever seen. The event certainly lived up to its name as the small but highly-elite band of competitors battled stiff headwind, strong ocean currents and 6-8ft waves. But the biggest obstacle was the fog, which rolled in mid-race and reduced visibility at the Ocean Beach finish line to virtually zero.
SUP World Mag Paddleboard Yoga in Scotland
SUP World Mag - SUP Yoga sessions run in Perthshire, Scotland throughout the Summer months. It is an amazing, social workout with no need to have done Yoga or SUP previously.
SUP International SUP Technique - Reaching to Initiate the Stroke
SUP International - Have you ever seen a T-Rex paddle!? Watch this video to see for yourself. Not only will you be entertained, but you’ll see a great example for why you need to reach forward with an extended arm at the start of your stroke.
SUP International Aqua Marina 2020 Power Fin Blue Drive S
SUP International - Meet the latest generation of Aqua Marina electric water propulsion device – Blue drive S.Explore a new way for remote locations with your paddle oards. The Blue drive S is an electric motor designed to fit almost all types of watercrafts with a fin box. It helps you to extend trips and save more energy when fighting against wind and current.
SUPracer Top athletes on the fight between federations and SUP Olympic paddleboarding
SUPracer - Now we get to hear some unfiltered views from a couple of the top athletes about the whole idea of paddleboarding in the Olympics and which federation would best serve the sport
SUP World Mag Stand Up Paddle at Capitólio Canyon
SUP World Mag - Here is some great images from a cruising trip at the Capitólio Canyon.
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