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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.

The Lake Superior River

American Rivers (54 min. ago) - Today’s guest blog is a part of the America’s Most Endangered Rivers® series highlighting the St. Louis River in Minnesota. Our guest blogger is Nancy Schuldt, Water Projects Coordinator for the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.  read more...

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Word on The Water Would You Rather

SUP Magazine (1 hour ago) - I’d surf a 20-foot wave. Rapids are pretty cool, I grew up around them my whole life but I feel like nothing compares to the power of a huge wave. It would be incredible just to be part of it.  read more...

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Laird Hamilton’s Primal Workout

Laird Hamilton (2 hrs. ago) - Exercise doesn’t have to be complicated. Simply focusing on everyday actions pushing, pulling, squatting, bending, lunging, and rotating is a time-tested way to get in great shape, fast. I think of those six movements as primal human motions, and I’ve found a certain joy in ditching elaborate routines and fancy gear, and basing my training around them instead.  read more...

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Review - Kodak SP360 Full HD Wi‑Fi 360‑degree Camera

Rob Casey (3 hrs. ago) - If you're looking for super wide angle views of our paddling, check out the Kodak Pixpro SP360. I've been testing the camera over the summer and have come up with some fun footage showing 100% of my activity whether surfing, flat water paddling or viewing marine life underwater.  read more...

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ASTRAL G Rubber Science

unsponsored (4 hrs. ago) - When Astral first launched their line of watershoes a few years back the sole was constructed from Five Ten Stealth rubber. However Five Ten were bought out by Adidas and the availability of the Stealth rubber sole for third parties dried up.  read more...

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8 hrs. agoKokatat Blog ICF Freestyle World Championships Photo Highlights
9 hrs. agoPaddlingLight Kayak Changing Rooms — Now
10 hrs. agoPaddle Making Historic Paddle Photo - Ginger Rogers (1938)
11 hrs. The Mull of Galloway, Scotland'S Most Southern Coast
13 hrs. agoRiver Bassin Trail Some Friendly Competition
15 hrs. agoPalm Blogs Adidas Sickline – The Extreme Kayak World Championship
16 hrs. agoPaddleFit One of Our Aussie Coaches Getting It Done
17 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Best of Georgia- Ohoopee River
18 hrs. agoPalm Blogs Cheering The Chicks on and Watching Them Crushing It
19 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Best of Georgia- Toccoa River
20 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Best of Georgia- Crooked River
21 hrs. agoWorld Paddle Association 2015 Salt Life CUP Standings
22 hrs. agoCoreban Stand Up World Tour Huntington Beach 2015
23 hrs. agoSea Kayak Stonington Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium
Oct 7NRS Duct Tape Diaries Reel Women Fly Fish
Oct 7SUP Magazine The Rivers of Scotland
Oct 7SUPracer The BOP-pocalypse: Massive Changes To The World Rankings As We Finally Say Goodbye To The Battle Of The Paddle
Oct 7Distressed Mullet Suzie Cooney Gets on Board with Imagine Surf
Oct 7Jackson Kayak Catcher Catching
Oct 7Distressed Mullet Blast From The Past: Outrigger Canoe Technique with Danny Ching and Johnny Puakea
Oct 7Distressed Mullet Lake Mary Jane Paddle Race 2015
Oct 7Adventurous Experiences Dolphins show up and make the Sunday Peel Bay paddle special
Oct 7Waterman League Kai Lenny Secures The Sprint Win, Making It a Dominant Performance At The Us Open to Take The Overall Event Victory
Oct 7SUP Magazine Stand Up World Series Champions Crowned
Oct 7ACA 2015 ACA National Awards - Maine Island Trail Association
Oct 7Laird Hamilton How To Pre-Game Your Workouts
Oct 7Jackson Kayak The Great Gauley Festival
Oct 7Distressed Mullet Hurricane Joaquin to Hit Maryland on Monday October 5, 2015
Oct 7Exploring Elements The Quest To Be King Of New York!
Oct 7Waterman League Candice Appleby Proves Unbeatable in 2015
Oct 7Simon Willis Swim for Triathlon - Benefits of a Training Camp
Oct 7SUPboarder Northern SUP Winter Race Series
Oct 7Jackson Kayak The Last Battle- Norway Kayak Fishing Trip
Oct 7Standup Journal Caio Vaz (Art in Surf) secures his first World Title at just 21 years old
Oct 7Standup Journal Kai Lenny & Candice Appleby Take Victory in The Long Distance Race
Oct 7SUP Examiner Inflatable SUPs from Ten Toes Make a Splash
Oct 6Kokatat Blog Gauley Festival
Oct 6Palm Blogs Adidas Sickline - The Extreme Kayak World Championship
Oct 6Canoe Kayak Freestyle Focus Sage Donnelly
Oct 6Christina Russell Smiley Riley and The Badlands
Oct 6Palm Blogs Euro Cup 3 Troja Freestyle Fest
Oct 6Paddle Making Birchbark Canoe by Edward Comou

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