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Playak News Flash - November 13, 2019
Playak News Flash - November 13, 2019
The world's latest paddling headlines.
Angling International Stanley Promises Creative Ways to Celebrate 40th
Angling International - Stanley Jigs – maker of the lure that caught the biggest largemouth bass ever taken on an artificial bait in Texas – celebrates it 40th anniversary on December 9 this year.
Capital Sup NC Surf to Sound Challenge
Capital Sup - Finishing the NC Surf to Sound Challenge race yesterday in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina with a heart full of gratitude.
Jackson Kayak The Rare Belgium Gems of Playboating
Jackson Kayak - It might surprise you to read this, but there is actually some playboating potential in Belgium. We’ve got 3 holes that are decent for playboating, yes 3!
SUP Mag UK Fishy Fish – Exocet Fish 8’11 X 32” X 145L Review
SUP Mag UK - This isn’t the first time we’ve set foot aboard an Exocet Fish. A few years ago we tested a similar machine from the French-based company, albeit slightly narrower. It was with keen interest therefore that we got to test the 8’11 x 32 x 145L version.
unsponsored Prijon’s new sea kayak for 2020- PriLite Aruna Kayak
unsponsored - Prijon have a number of new bits of gear being released for 2020. This includes this PriLite Aruna Kayak which looks quite interesting. It may be an ideal kayak for the Caledonian Canal this year.
SUP International Arthur Le Menn - French Surfing Championships 
SUP International - Up and coming SUP surfer Arthur Le Menn took part recently in the French surfing championships in Hossegor.
SUP International Starboard SUPs Inflatable Paddleboard Technologies Explained
SUP International - What makes a Starboard SUP Inflatable Paddleboard different? We make our boards with industry-leading inflatable technologies to give you the strongest, most durable and stiffest iSUP’s on the market.
SUP World Mag Should a Non Racer Buy a Hard SUP Race Board?
SUP World Mag - Should a non racer buy a hard SUP race board? It’s a question that many paddlers ask themselves and without taking the plunge and buying a board it’s very hard to know if it’s the right move. Harry our SUP Vlogger is one of those paddlers.
SUP World Mag Standup Paddle-Board Yoga in Honolulu
SUP World Mag - Join Rachael Finch as she tries yoga with an ocean twist on the waters of Ala Moana with Kelsey Barden from Yoga Floats.
SUP International SUP - Loch Lomond Scotland
SUP International - A paddle about Loch Lomond in November, testing out a Gopro Hero 8 black as we explore the island of Inchcailloch.
SUP Mag UK Black is the colour – Blackfish SUP paddles review
SUP Mag UK - We were able to put six different types through their paces across a variety of different scenarios. In almost all instances we were impressed by the Blackfish construction, looks and general appeal of what is a bunch of premium quality SUP products.
SUP World Mag Whitewater Paddle Boarding on the Hala Atcha
SUP World Mag - This is my second time going down river on a paddleboard and it was awesome. The Hala Atcha 96 made it easy.
SUP Mag UK SUP board Review - JP Australia Allround Air Lec 2019
SUP Mag UK - We reviewed JP’s Allround Air 10’6 WS Superior Edition last year. For 2019 we’re looking at the brand’s 2019 Light Economy (LEC) version. Featuring a double layer of pre-laminated Drop Stitch the Allround Air 10’6 is a light weight iSUP that has an all water shape with its hybrid nose, progressive volume distribution and tail shape.
Mike Tavares 5 Friends, 5 Days, & 166.5 Miles - Green River to Hite
Mike Tavares - The idea had been rolling around my head for a couple years now. It’s pretty simple and has been done countless times through the ages by all sorts of river runners in various crafts. Paddle from Green River, Utah down to the confluence of the Colorado and through Cataract Canyon into Lake Powell.
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