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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.

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Gear You Need Ez Plugs

SUP Magazine (46 min. ago) - A bed, food, water, a board, a paddle. OK, so you don’t need SUP to live, but it sure as heck helps us all live better. Good gear goes a long way to that end. SUP’s new online series, Gear You Need, highlights the best SUP equipment out there, from unsung heroes like traction pads to obvious winners like paddles.  read more...

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Expand & Extend makes the link over 3 continents

ICF (2 hrs. ago) - 24 Canoe Slalom female paddlers improve their paddling skills in Iran thanks to the ICF Developement Programme.  read more...

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Getting Back to The Roots - Laps in Oetztal

Mike Dawson (4 hrs. ago) - Oetz is one of those places that is a paradise on earth. It's a quaint little town nestled at the bottom of a valley between two sky rocketing peaks, surrounded by the top notch biking, hiking and most importantly sick whitewater.  read more...

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Mountain Kayak Race

Astral Currently (4 hrs. ago) - A few weeks ago, in Korea, we had our first Mountain Kayak Race in Jiri Mountain (a 1900m mountain). The river is usually class 4 but there was a really low water level causing it to be extremely rocky.  read more...

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Astral Appoints Christie Dobson VP of Sales and Marketing

Astral Currently (4 hrs. ago) - Growing at an increasingly fluid speed, aquatic footwear innovator, Astral, is jumping into the season with the introduction of a new VP of Sales and Marketing.  read more...

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4 hrs. agoAm. Whitewater Show Your Support for Protection of Mountains to Sound Greenway (WA)
4 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Spring Has Sprung In the NC Highlands
4 hrs. agoSUP Examiner 2015 Battle of the Paddle-California Cancelled
4 hrs. agoSUP Magazine Neenah, Wisconsin Urban Paddle Guide
4 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Biggest Catch Ever for Oklahoma 254-Pound Alligator Gar
6 hrs. agoNorthwest Rafting Company Kayaking The Illinois River
8 hrs. agoStandup Journal 8th Annual Paddle For A Cause Announced
10 hrs. agoSUP Magazine Level Six Enters the Standup Paddleboard Market
12 hrs. agounsponsored Like A Girl
14 hrs. agoStandup Journal A New Texas Record 100+ Miles on Sups in 4 Days
16 hrs. agoVermont SUP Lost GoPro? – Tips and Tricks for Finding Your Lost GoPro Camera
18 hrs. agoSUPracer Will Andrea Make It Seven Straight? and Can Anyone Catch Connor?
20 hrs. agoSUP Magazine Olukai Ho’O: Race Advice From Maui Native Jeremy Riggs
22 hrs. agoBryant Burkhardt Inspirational Words from Brian Shulz
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May 2Kokatat Blog Kokatat Ambassador Freya Hoffmeister completes solo circumnavigation of South America
May 2International Rivers Amazonian Tribes Unite to Demand Brazil Stop Hydroelectric Dams
May 2Jackson Kayak Good Friends, Small Fish
May 2Standup Journal Dave Chun: Evolution of Standup Paddles Exotic Materials
May 2Jackson Kayak Southeast Release Trifecta
May 2Paddle Making Luke M's current paddles
May 1Jackson Kayak Bass fishing kayak Sardegna
May 1SeaKayakPhoto.com Eclipsed by the moon and retinal scarring on the Sound of Arisaig.
May 1Rapid Magazine Blog Canada's Largest Whitewater Race Returns To Petawawa
May 1worldkayak APEs Beginner Whitewater Canoe Clinic with Eli Helbert
May 1A whole bunch of Ing's Rdf
May 1American Rivers House Preemptively Attacks the Clean Water Rule
May 1Canoe Kayak The Updated Canoe Tripper’S Bible
May 1Kokatat Blog The Last Villages of The Ice 4 Years with The Greenland Inuit
May 1Canoe Kayak Destination: Roanoke River Paddle Trail
May 1International Rafting Federation Judges for WRC Indonesia
May 1Canoe Kayak Immersion Research Klingon Spray Skirt
Apr 30SUP Radio Show Balancing The Heart
Apr 30SUP Magazine Skin Protection Series
Apr 30Trash Paddler Wamsutta's Canoe Camp
Apr 30ACA Raw Video Footage From TowBoatUS Rescue of Texas Kayakers Has Lessons For All Boaters
Apr 30Rapid Magazine Blog Plan A Backcountry Standup Paddleboard Trip
Apr 30SeaKayakPhoto.com Turning full circle at Smirisary with the sun on our backs all day.
Apr 30Canoe Kayak Yosemite Rivers Now Open to Paddling
Apr 30Canoe Kayak 4 Reasons to Celebrate the Florida Circumnavigational Paddling Trail
Apr 30SUP Magazine 2015 OluKai Ho’o: Local Suzie Cooney Talks What’s New
Apr 30Team Pyranha British Universities Creek Race 2015
Apr 30Rapid Magazine Blog Ontario'S Great Getaways Canoe The Wild Agawa Canyon
Apr 30SUPboarder SUPfm hits the airwaves
Apr 30SUP International St Ives Bay Celtic Cup

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