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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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How to Stand Up Paddle Through breaking waves

Standup Journal (55 min. ago) - In this video ACA SUP Instructor Trainer Jimmy Blakeney gives detailed instruction for getting back out through breaking waves while surfing  read more...

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Starboard Battle Week The Countdown to The Battle of The Paddle Is on

SUPracer (1 hour ago) - The Battle is a unique and very special event: It almost single-handedly gave rise to professional SUP racing as we know it. The Battle of the Paddle is the one race where virtually every single elite paddler in the world shows up to throw down. It’s the one event that virtually every stand up paddling fan gets excited about.  read more...

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Paddle to D.C. Dispatches

Canoe Kayak (2 hrs. ago) - There’s a reason that the Grand Canyon section of the Colorado River is considered, by anyone who has mastered Google, as the 1 Adventure trip in the world. Quite simply its spectacular.  read more...

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Germany and France new 2014 World Champions canoe polo

Sportscene (3 hrs. ago) - Germany confirmed their total domination in the women categories against Great-Britain, while France offered a third title to their extraordinary audience in the men competition. Spain won their first world medal in a refreshing battle against Italy.  read more...

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Oregon Rivers Considered for Scenic Waterway Protection

Am. Whitewater (4 hrs. ago) - The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (ORPD) wants to hear from you about whether three Oregon rivers should be protected as State Scenic Waterways. Sections of the Molalla, Chetco and Grand Ronde, all of which are well known and loved by Pacific Northwest paddlers, are up for consideration.  read more...

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5 hrs. agoAm. Whitewater AW Weighs in on Forest Planning Process in California
6 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak The Rio Grande’s Vanishing Water
7 hrs. agoVictory Koredry 2014 Surf Race to Victory
8 hrs. agoInflatable Kayaks & Packrafts New IK&Ps from Gumo, Alpacka and Nortik
9 hrs. agoSUP Surf Sup Surfing on Downwind Race Boards Is Fun
10 hrs. agoSUP Surf Lina Augaitis Talks SUP Community
11 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Pan Americans 2014
12 hrs. agoJackson Kayak A Bit of Bassing Redemption
13 hrs. agoAlder Creek Kayak 23rd Annual Fall Sale &Amp; Gear Swap for 2014
14 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Kraken Rigging Pt.2 Setting Up The Bait Tank
15 hrs. agoCreek WV Recycle Your Gear At Gauley Fest
16 hrs. agoICF France and Germany youngsters sitting on the top of the Canoe Polo World
17 hrs. agoWill Herman Testing a Taran
17 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Scarborough – The Quest for Cornelion.
19 hrs. agoICF A Tear and a Smile
20 hrs. agoICF Csay delivers a fifteenth world title
22 hrs. agoSUPracer Oh The Humanity 56 Photos That Show The Greatest Battle of The Paddle Carnage Sequence of All Time
22 hrs. agoSUPracer Battle of The Paddle
22 hrs. agoBoarders Magazine Beyond Flatwater A Sup Journey
22 hrs. agoSUP Surf Connor wins the Overall Event Title and Secures the 2014 World Title ahead of the final event
22 hrs. agoSUP Surf Location X announced, World Series Finals coming up & look back at the Huntington Beach Pro Grand Slam
22 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Water Conservation: Tips for the West Coast
22 hrs. agoAm. Whitewater Aw Wins Forest Service Appeals
22 hrs. agoLina Augaitis Alone We Can Do So Little Together We Can Do So Much
22 hrs. agoElder SUP Sup Fitness Training Got Stoke?
22 hrs. agounsponsored Paddle Expo – Day 1
22 hrs. agoDaniel Patrinellis Chelan - 2014
23 hrs. agoPaul Kendrick Northern Salish Sea- a Solo Crossing by Darcy Wardrop
Sep 30Tybee Island Sea Kayak Races 12th Annual PaddleFest at Hunting Island State Park
Sep 30Jackson Kayak 4 Fun and the Gauley
Sep 30SUPracer The Ultimate Sup Showdown on Cbs Sports
Sep 30Kayak Okanagan DIY Removing the 'Oil-Canning' from a kayak.
Sep 29Atlantic Paddle Surfing Fun Sunday
Sep 29Zen Waterman Surfing on SUP raceboards is FUN!
Sep 29Bryant Burkhardt The Art of Whitewater: On or Across the Water
Sep 29Boardworks SUP Lake Powell – Self Support Expedition with Mike Tavares and Zack Hughes
Sep 29International Rivers There Is No Plan B, Because There Is No Planet B
Sep 29Jackson Kayak Diagonal Ledges in The 2014 Rockstar
Sep 29Heliconia Press Facing Waves on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way
Sep 29WWTCC 2015 Jackson Fun Is Here
Sep 29All Outdoors WW Rafting Join Ao for The Goodwin Canyon Double Days Weekend
Sep 29Aquabatics Calgary AQ Film Comp 2014 details for film makers.
Sep 29Mike Tavares Lake Powell – a Self Support Adventure with Mike Tavares and Zack Hughes
Sep 29worldkayak blogs Last Chute Out of 2014 and Final Point Standings
Sep 29Kayak Angler Magazine Reef Madness

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