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The famous Playak News Flash informs tens of thousands of paddlers around the world about the most popular paddling news each day. Playak editors
hand-pick the best headlines 24/7, and those that are viewed most by our readers are sent out in the News Flash.
Each Friday, we send out the Weekly Digest (instead of the daily News Flash), containing the top headlines of the past 7 days, as well as the most popular videos and forum topics, plus a
list of upcoming events.
Sportscene (26 min. ago) -
A scale model of the Rio 2016 Olympic Canoe Slalom course, a key element of the X-Park that will be located within the Deodoro Olympic Park, has undergone extensive testing in a laboratory at Prague’s Czech Technical University. Commissioned by specialist whitewater designers John Felton and Bob Campbell, whose US-based company was behind the London 2012 slalom course design, the 1:13 model (one 13th the size of the real thing) has helped to confirm that the Rio course will meet Olympic technical specifications. read more...
Kokatat Blog (1 hour ago) -
Labor Day weekend can mean two completely different things to me depending on which part of my life I look at it from. For the educator part of me, Labor Day weekend causes great anxiety. The beginning of a new school year is always fun, but there are so many unanswered questions surrounding the day after Labor Day, which also happens to be the first day back to school for teachers. read more...
Immersion Research (1 hour ago) -
It seems , that russia has a deeper effect on me, cause i joined a trip to siberia now for the third time. There are some reasons, why this is easy to explain. The rivers and the landscape are just awesome. This summer we went out to explore the onot river in the lake baikal area, which was only run by two groups before us. And they left some stuff for us which wasn't run so far. read more...
Exploring Elements (3 hrs. ago) -
Ignoring limits an admirable mantra, but easier said than done. The Grand Traverse is our best effort at making it happen. Embark upon a rocky, loose hike and the dual-density EVA footbed and molded EVA midsole happily oblige. read more...
Palm Blogs (5 hrs. ago) -
It’s the final countdown to Brazil Worlds and after our recent successes in Slovakia the R4 boat was rearing to go in Nottingham this weekend. Nerys Blue has taken the captaincy role for the boat for this competition and she was cracking the whip this weekend as we followed an excellent training plan laid out by our coach Deb Cook. read more...
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