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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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Honey Holes

Jackson Kayak (1 hour ago) - Never underestimate the value of a good crack, hole, ledge or other feature…often time these Honey Holes will produce time and time again. Earlier this year I took a decent Monkeyface from a crack where I have taken Monkeys and seen Wolf Eels before.  read more...

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Taking Flight on the Tallulah

Jackson Kayak (3 hrs. ago) - After a scenic walk down to the put in and 1/4 mile of river the horizon line of Oceana appears, the most iconic rapid on the Tallulah River. There are many options for lines at Oceana, but one in particular is my favorite. There’s no better feeling than getting big air in your kayak, and this unique rapid contains the perfect feature to catch some air.  read more...

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River Guardians Spring Conservation Update Part 2

American Rivers (5 hrs. ago) - American Rivers and our conservation partners scored a major win in the four-decade battle to defend the integrity of Montana’s North Fork of the Flathead River along the western boundary of Glacier National Park.  read more...

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March WPA & SUP Yoga Certification

Paddle Into Fitness (7 hrs. ago) - As the waters warmed up earlier this spring, ten lovely women joined Paddle Into Fitness for our March WPA and SUP Yoga Certification in San Diego. Check out some our of photos from this incredible fun group! Best of luck with your PIF certified classes and all future adventures.  read more...

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Race to Alaska - Soggy Beavers Update

Kokatat Blog (9 hrs. ago) - It's hard to believe we've only been in Victoria for two weeks. Considering we've been spending every waking second together, learned how to outrigger canoe, created a sailing outrigger canoe, and come up with a monster plan for this Race to Alaska that's coming up, I feel like we've been a team for ages.  read more...

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21 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Canoeing The Thames
23 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers Earth Day with Plow & Hearth
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May 22SUP Magazine Paddle Against Cancer Celebrates 5th Year With Focus On Pediatric Cancer Awareness
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May 22Kokatat Blog Ottawa Xl 2015
May 22Standup Journal Over 300 Women on Sups 9th Annual Butterfly Effect Recap
May 22SUP Magazine Lara Claydon on Competition and Camaraderie
May 22NRS Duct Tape Diaries The Madness Begins
May 21Frogma Lilac Art Series 2015 - A Sampling
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May 21International Rivers The Hidden Cost of Thailand’s New Power Development Plan
May 21Canoe Kayak Kickstarter for New Oru Coast Folding Expedition Kayak
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May 21Lee Royle Palm Torrent Drysuit (2014)
May 21worldkayak blogs Seaway Valley Wk and Crew Httd 1
May 21A whole bunch of Ing's 14th annual retreat
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May 20International Rafting Federation U19 Slovak Rafters competing at ERC 2015
May 20SUP Magazine A Look Back at the 2015 ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship
May 20SUPboarder Naish One Design racing is looking good for 2015
May 20Rapid Magazine Blog Devil In The Details
May 20Am. Whitewater Cedar River Corridor Plan Opportunity for Public Input (Wa)
May 20SUP for the Soul Paddling with Peter Hall of Hala Gear
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May 20Frogma An Amazing Weekend with the Polynesian Voyaging Society

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