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Playak News Flash - November 10, 2019
Playak News Flash - November 10, 2019
The world's latest paddling headlines.
Jackson Kayak Musky and Bass Kayak Fishing in Canada – Part 1
Jackson Kayak - Kayak Fishing in Canada has been at the top of my bucket list for years and I was able to fulfill that dream a few weeks ago. After preparing for weeks and watching musky fishing videos on YouTube every night, my family took me to the airport in my hometown of Bremen in Northern Germany.
Trak Blog Life is Fun in a TRAK Kayak!
Trak Blog - Life is all about being able to do what you want, when you want it, and when it comes to those who love the outdoors, being on the water and traveling, the TRAK 2.0 Kayak is truly the only boat you need.
Jackson Kayak Deep Creek’s exciting rapids to run in Idaho
Jackson Kayak - Here in Southern Idaho, we don’t really have much in the way of creeks and runnable waterfalls. Most of our rivers are bigger and relatively high volume. I guess that’s why for a few weeks during the spring and fall, many of the locals drive out to the small town of Buhl, Idaho to run Deep Creek!
Kayak Session Whitewater festival experience on this mighty Nepali river - Modi Khola
Kayak Session - On October 22-23, 2019 national and international paddlers battled it out on the Modi Khola, an excellent grade 4/5 river nestled inside Nepal’s famous Annapurna Conservation Area while enjoying the view of the iconic Mount Macchapucchre. The Express Series is a travelling kayak festival organized by Nepal Kayak Club aimed at bringing whitewater adventure and fun-filled competition to mighty Nepali rivers threatened by large hydropower projects.
Jackson Kayak Lights - Making night fishing trips more user friendly
Jackson Kayak - This year I decided I would add another safety feature and make my night fishing trips more user friendly.
Traversing Temagami’s Solace Wildlands is headwaters for many lakes and needs saving!!
Traversing - . Temagami has long been a target for forestry and recently the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has given Vermilion Forest Management (VFM) license to build a 25 kilometre-long primary logging road corridor straight through the heart of the Solace Wildlands.
SUP World Mag Scotland Stand Up Paddle Expedition
SUP World Mag - Reconnect with nature and disconnect with technology. Possibly one of the last true areas of untouched beauty in Europe this is one spectacular journey that will blow your mind.
SUP World Mag Vanlife – The Adventure Begins
SUP World Mag - Adventure and Vanlife just belong together. And life in a bus allows a daily adventure. For the two girls it goes on a tributary of the Elbe, which is quite flat in some places but still a beautiful place to be.
Outdoor Industry Association Outdoor industry Brands can measure their sustainability performance this way
Outdoor Industry Association - The Higg Index is a suite of tools that enables brands, retailers, and facilities of all sizes — at every stage in their sustainability journey — to accurately measure and score a company or product’s sustainability performance.
SUP Mag UK Cazz’s turned into a SUP racer from an endurance rower - hear how they differ here
SUP Mag UK - Cazz Lander is a newly appointed team rider for Loco SUP . Coming from an endurance rowing background she’s primed for stand up paddle racing and the odd endurance race. Loco’s Joe Thwaites caught up with Cazz to find out more.
SUP International SUP Technique - Lesson 6: Producing Power
SUP International - The exit phase of the stand up paddle stroke is probably the phase with the most confusion. It has been taught in many different ways with some saying the blade needs to exit the water before it gets to your feet, and others saying to go further back. Enjoy the video and stay tuned for more videos in our stand up paddle stroke technique series. The 5 Best SUPs for Kids - Just in time for the holidays, we're featuring 5 of the best SUP boards for kids. These boards are light, durable and safe. Perfect for summer fun and entry-level stand up paddleboarding.
SUP International Whitewater SUP - River Surfing in Scotland, UK
SUP International - Scotland is blessed with World Class Whitewater. Paddle Surf Scotland offers lessons on Lochs, Rivers, Coast and Whitewater plus River Surfing and SUP Yoga.
Outdoor Industry Association TESTIMONY on the Simplifying Outdoor Access for Recreation Act (S. 1665) [“SOAR Act”]
Outdoor Industry Association - The Coalition for Outdoor Access (COA) respectfully submits this testimony on the Simplifying Outdoor Access for Recreation (“SOAR”) Act, S. 1665, which is the subject of a legislative hearing scheduled for Thursday, October 31, 2019 in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Capital Sup Second year of preparing and doing the Chattajack race!!
Capital Sup - Alex Young describes his experience of this year's Chattajack 31 mile race down the Tennessee River. This is his second year participating in this grueling 31 mile paddle board race, and every year the conditions are not ideal. But people keep coming back for the experience!
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