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The Wingman PFD from Hyde Offers Performance and Safety

SUP Examiner (47 min. ago) - Hyde, the Milwaukee based water sports apparel and equipment manufacturer, has launched a Kickstarter campaign for the Wingman PFD. The Wingman is the first and only life jacket sleek enough for swimmers and surfers while still providing endless optional features like hydration packs, waist packs, and chest packs for paddlers and boaters.  read more...

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Pacific Paddle Games Announces $55,000 Prize Purse

SUP Magazine (1 hour ago) - In a few short months, $55,000 the largest prize purse in SUP history will be doled out among elite finishers at the inaugural Pacific Paddle Games at Doheny State Beach.  read more...

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Chris Bostic’S Waterquest 15.4

Canoe Kayak (2 hrs. ago) - Chris Bostic, 44, is a civil engineer who lives in suburban St. Louis. Whereas most engineers are drawn to technology like bees to buttercups, Bostic loves his WaterQuest 15.4, a square stern polyethylene canoe he describes as a heavy, plastic beast.  read more...

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The wind mills of Kintyre were birling in the north wind.

SeaKayakPhoto.com (3 hrs. ago) - Just round the headland from our camp site, the main sweep of Kilfinan Bay is sand. As David was getting himself ready I went off for a little beach combing.  read more...

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Last Rites for The Jade Sea?

International Rivers (4 hrs. ago) - On a hot spring morning, Galte Nyemeto stood by the shore of Lake Turkana scanning for crocodiles. The water was shallow, the odds of reptiles low, but Nyemeto, a traditional healer of the Daasanach tribe, had come with a patient, and it would be very bad luck spiritually and otherwise for the ceremony to be interrupted.  read more...

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9 hrs. agoSUP Magazine Grant, Hönscheid Win Molokai 2 Oahu
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11 hrs. agoSUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days Lake Pend Oreille Idaho
12 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Jenny Kalmbach discusses her approach to the Molokai 2 Oahu race this weekend
12 hrs. agoBoardworks Great Review of the Boardworks Inflatable Raven By Natali Zollinger
13 hrs. agoSUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days Lake Erie Great Lakes
13 hrs. agoSimon Willis First Sprint Triathlon - Notes to Self
14 hrs. agoJackson Kayak East Texas Fly Fishers, Caddo Conclave and Jackson Kayak
14 hrs. agounsponsored Grand Canyon Of The Wenatchee
15 hrs. agoNorm Hann Expeditions Boardworks Great Bear Expedition SUP
15 hrs. agoWired2Fish Be More Effective Fishing Oxbows from a Kayak
16 hrs. agoSUP Magazine Kai Lenny A Day in The Life of Sup’S Biggest Star
16 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Into The Onot The Search for Siberia’S Ultimate Self-Support
17 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers James River Association Sees Hope for the River’s Future
17 hrs. agoICF Montemor all set for the first finals
18 hrs. agoNewfoundland Kayakoholic Post 35 – Bell Island
18 hrs. agoKialoa SUP and Charity
19 hrs. agoFunhog Blob Arriving in the land of Ghengis—Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia
19 hrs. agoKayak Mississippi 10th Anniversary Blog Paddle
20 hrs. agoBryant Burkhardt How Writing is like Kayaking
20 hrs. agoKokatat Blog Exploring Belle Isle
21 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Low Water Season Comes Early
22 hrs. agoStandup Journal Zane Schweitzer wins the Italia Surf Expo
22 hrs. agoJackson Kayak My River Monster
23 hrs. agoICF Fastest youngsters on the planet crowned in Portugal
Jul 28Newfoundland Kayakoholic Post 34 – Northeast Arm Club Paddle
Jul 28Jackson Kayak New Playpark in Montrose, CO
Jul 28SUP Surf Ane Zulaika Aranburu secures the sprint racing, overall event and European Cup Victories here in Italy
Jul 28SUP Surf Zane Schweitzer wins the Italia Surf Expo, Dylan Frick the sprints & Casper Steinfath the European Cup
Jul 28SUP Surf Casper Steinfath and Manca Notar take victory in the long distance race at the 2015 Italia Surf Expo
Jul 27SUP Surf The European Cup Final is about to kick off this weekend at the Italia Surf Expo in Rome
Jul 27Black project Fins Supm Review The Maliko Sup Race Fin
Jul 27Sarah Outen Old Mrs Turtle
Jul 27SUP Magazine Molokai 2 Oahu Paddling’S Most Prestigious Race Is Tomorrow
Jul 27SUP Magazine Annabel Anderson Shares The Athlete’s Take on Molokai 2 Oahu
Jul 27SUP Magazine Brazilian Grand Slam Cancelled
Jul 27SUPracer Molokai Are You Ready?
Jul 27SUP Examiner Molokai to Oahu: Paying it Forward in the Channel of Bones
Jul 27Paddling Instructor Explorers to Spend Year in the Wild to Prevent Mining Threat
Jul 27Paddling Instructor Undertaker Paddling a Stand-up Coffin Causes Hearts to Skip a Beat in Australia
Jul 27Paddle Making Old Photo - East Coast Canoe with Interesting Guide Grip

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