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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.

Low Water Considerations for the Middle Fork of the Salmon River

Northwest Rafting Company (11 min. ago) - Here is some general advice about running low water trips (below 2.2 feet) on the Middle Fork of the Salmon River.  read more...

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My Favorite GoPro Accessories For Travel

unsponsored (11 min. ago) - Getting the right number and type of GoPro accessories will help you to shoot some great footage for that holiday edit. But you need it to be fairly compact, usable and add value to the camera. Carrying loads of gear ‘just in case’ is counter productive as you’ll probably not even use it anyway. It’s all about keeping it simple.  read more...

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Protection of the Historic Rogue River

Northwest Rafting Company (1 hour ago) - This week, Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley introduced a new bill that would protect more than 200,000 acres throughout Oregon, primarily along the coast and in the southwest corner of the state.  read more...

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Below the Waterline: Kayaks provide affordability, functionality

Misc. (1 hour ago) - The evolution in boating has seen some neat technological innovation both in features and comfort, but with that has come higher prices, more feature-rich packaged models and high-tech gadgets on every upgrade. While good for those with the wherewithal to afford them, many have been priced out of the market. An area of concern for new anglers is the cost of entry may be too high. There is another option.  read more...

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Liptovsky opening day provides world-class action

ICF (2 hrs. ago) - The opening day in Liptovsky provided some great action as the world's best canoe slalom athletes contested the third in a series of five 2015 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cups.  read more...

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7 hrs. agoSUPboarder SUP at the Royal William Yard
8 hrs. agoSUPboarder An All Star Line Up Headed to The Adriatic Crown
9 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers Introducing the Wild Mississippi River
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13 hrs. agoACA Paddle Paddle: Volume 1, Issue 3, July 2015
15 hrs. agoWaterman League Casper Steinfath & Celine Guesdon secure victory on Day 1 in Finland
17 hrs. agoSUPboarder Build your own SUP Ergo trainer for less than £50
18 hrs. agoWired2Fish What You Need To Know to Start Kayak Fishing
19 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Surftech Announces Aroona as New Distributor for Australia
20 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Luke Hopkins River SUP at Howard’s Plunge on the Payette River
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22 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers Dispatch from a shrinking reservoir
23 hrs. agoSUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days Lake Clark Alaska
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Jul 5Sup Currents Another Lights Out Race The Lake of The Sky
Jul 5unsponsored Northern Territory – River Swale
Jul 5Jackson Kayak Oh Those Devil Fish
Jul 5SUP International Starboard’S Connor Baxter Wins in Barcelona
Jul 5Isle Surf and SUP 10 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Go on a SUP Vacation
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Jul 5Adventurous Experiences Personal Development Week - part 1
Jul 5Dash Point Pirate This One Weird Trick Will Improve Your Greenland Rolls
Jul 5ACA Paddling Tips For Beginners
Jul 4SUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days | Pearl Lake | Colorado
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Jul 4International Rivers Dirty Business Unraveling Corruption in Brazil’S Dam Industry
Jul 4Waterman League SUWS Stop 2 sees a wealth of international athletes head to Finland for the Sieravuori Masters
Jul 4PaddleFit A Little Pivot Turn Action At Paddlefit Kids Camp
Jul 4International Rivers Taking Rivers Into My Future
Jul 4Paul Kendrick Post Storm Surf Play
Jul 4NorCal Surfer Review: Quickblade V-Drive Paddle Vs. Quickblade Trifecta Paddle
Jul 4SquareRock Coming Back From Injury
Jul 4Patagonia Study Abroad Chile’s Southern Highway – Road Trip or Road Kill
Jul 4Jackson Kayak Baja Road trip with The Kayak Fishing Show
Jul 4ICF Liptovský Mikuláš set for Slalom Showdown
Jul 4Palm Blogs A Journey to Freedom
Jul 4Canoe Kayak Bahamas Sea Kayaking
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