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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.

Racing California’s Cherry Creek

Team Pyranha (1 hour ago) - Class V endurance racing. That’s what the Cherry Creek Race is. There are several class V kayak races that happen around the country each year. Each of them pose their own challenges to the racers. None of them require the competitors to paddle all out for 40 minutes through stacked class V rapids like the Cherry Creek Race does. I first learned about the Cherry Creek Race in 2010 when I went to the creek for the first time. I just happened to show up on race day completely unaware that there was going to be a race. Since then it has been one of my favorite river parties to attend each year, and it has been a goal of mine to enter the race. This year it finally came together. I started making regular trips down there about a month ago to learn the course. Before last month I hadn...  read more...

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What Do You Wear? Palm Arun Review

WWTCC (3 hrs. ago) - With the weather less than pleasant this week, when your trying to work out what to wear to go paddling a cag can seem like a good idea but really its still too warm for full winter gear and as much as I don't want to be cold I don't want to be too warm either.  read more...

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Why One of The Best Athletes in The World Refuses to Compete

Laird Hamilton (5 hrs. ago) - In 2000, Laird Hamilton infamously surfed the most dangerous wave in the world. It was as tall as a seven-story building. He was 36 years old. Everybody flipped out.  read more...

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New Career Move?

Lina Augaitis (7 hrs. ago) - The Gorge Paddle Challenge is always a great place to be. Hood River is a pretty rad little town with water sports galor, mtn bike trails, hiking, skiing, glaciers, great breweries, bike shops, outdoor shops, restaurants, rivers, the list CAN go on.  read more...

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The Kings’ Usa Sup Tour Week One – Hood River, Oregon

Coreban (8 hrs. ago) - Lets catch up with South African Coreban team riders Tom & Tarryn King, on their USA SUP Tour.  read more...

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37 min. agoPatrick Levesque Katia et Pier-Luc aux championnats du monde de descente (wildwater), 2013
37 min. agoPatrick Levesque Les Anoraks
37 min. agoPatrick Levesque Dry-suit à vendre
37 min. agoPatrick Levesque Pagaies et jupette
37 min. agoPatrick Levesque Annulé! Le Doublé 2013
37 min. agoPatrick Levesque La Valin
37 min. agoPatrick Levesque Zen vs Hero vs Vilain vs Karma
37 min. agoPatrick Levesque Esquimauté ou escamoté
37 min. agoPatrick Levesque Formation moniteur en eau vive - Printemps 2013
9 hrs. agoACA Our Love For Public Lands Will Never Expire
10 hrs. agoFirst Ascent Sixteen Rapid-Fire Questions with Ben Stookesberry
11 hrs. agoInternational Rivers Saving Tiger Leaping Gorge: A Reflection
12 hrs. agoSUP International Windsup Buyer’S Guide 2015
13 hrs. agoSUP Examiner Outdoor Retailer Will Stay in Salt Lake City Through 2018
14 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Ken Hoeve Apologizes to Flat Water Paddlers
14 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Meet Travis Grant’s M2O-winning board from NSP
16 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Search for missing paddler in Columbia River Gorge
17 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Search Party This Morning for Andres Pombo Missing Paddleboarder in The Columbia River Gorge
18 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Danny Ching Final Sprint win full video over Travis Grant
19 hrs. agoGlide SUP Glide representative talks about the experience at Outdoor Retailer 2015
20 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Missing Paddler, Andres Pombo Update: Search Continues, Family needs support
21 hrs. agoSUP Examiner SUPtac Paddle Grips Provide Color and Comfort
22 hrs. agoRiver Bassin Trail An upcoming kayak fishing event for September in Kiskiminetas River
23 hrs. agoStandup Journal 10 Reasons You Need To Get Out And Sup Today
Aug 28Standup Journal Warren Currie’S Plea to The Sup Industry
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Aug 28Jackson Kayak The Big Question!!! Am I ready for Worlds?
Aug 28unsponsored Unsponsored Q&A Sal Montgomery
Aug 28Jackson Kayak Why Fish Tournaments?
Aug 27SUP Magazine One Exercise Workout — Part 3 Hang Clean Front Squat
Aug 27Eastern Horizon R40 - Trialling
Aug 27International Rivers A Unique Pathway Under Threat Colombia'S Magdalena River
Aug 27Standup Journal Can Your Sup Survive Hits From a 17lb. Bowling Ball?
Aug 27SUP Magazine Gals and Cows Heavenly Sup Surf Sessions in Basque Country, Spain
Aug 27ACA Developing Lifejackets Specifically for Individuals with Adaptive Needs
Aug 27American Rivers Preventing Another Unnatural Disaster Ten Years After Hurricane Katrina
Aug 27Distressed Mullet The New SIC FX for 2016 walk through with Mark Raaphorst
Aug 27SUP Examiner UB Super Aids Recovery, Provides Valuable Post-Paddle Nutrituion
Aug 27Log of Ibi Finally, A Day Out
Aug 27unsponsored Dane Jackson – Freestyling Garburator Wave
Aug 27SUPboarder SUP Armada 2015 – A new Guinness World Record of 268 paddlers
Aug 27SUPracer The Gorge Shakes Up The Sup Racer World Rankings
Aug 27Confluence SUP Connect Awards Two Boardworks Designs With Gear of the Year

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