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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.

Prone Paddle- 3 Reasons to Get Down on Board with Grant Begley

Boarders Magazine (29 min. ago) - Ankle surgery has kept Grant Begley out of the water for three months, but that did not stop him from getting on a board and prone paddling his way to the finish line at the annual Race the Lake of the Sky in Lake Tahoe on Saturday. Since being injured Grant had to find another route to get on the water, he got into prone boarding and since then, he has competed at the Carolina Cup, Key West and 14 miles at the Emerald Bay paddle this past weekend.  read more...

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PaddleFit and EXOS Announce Five Day SUP Performance Seminar

Standup Journal (1 hour ago) - PaddleFit and EXOS Announce Five Day SUP Performance Seminar September 28 to October 2 event in Carlsbad combines cutting edge land-based training from Mark Verstegen’s elite performance organization with on-water expertise from legendary waterman Dave Kalama and PaddleFit founder Brody Welte.  read more...

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Behind the Scenes Look With KeNalu Standup Paddles

Standup Journal (2 hrs. ago) - With our state of the art molding technology, the blade we tested and designed is the exact blade we deliver every time, right out of the mold.  read more...

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Candice Appleby Takes the Overall Victory at Stop #1 in Barcelona

Standup Journal (3 hrs. ago) - Candice Appleby has consistently shown herself to be one of the most well rounded athletes in the sport, but this weekend, stepped it up another level to take victory in both the long distance and sprint racing disciplines of this first stop on the 2015 Stand Up World Series, to take the much deserved overall win, $4,500 in prize-money and valuable ranking points towards a possible 2015 World TItle.  read more...

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Safety Hazard At Bulls Bridge

Total WW Fun (4 hrs. ago) - The old wires that work crews had used to work under Bulls Bridge were cut and allowed to fall into the river when the crew set up new ones. Be very careful about these wires. They do not give the same indications when they are just below the surface as a log would.  read more...

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5 hrs. agoPenobscotPaddles Kennebec River, Augusta ME: Wildlife and Current
6 hrs. agoICF Chourraut continues good form with gold in Krakow
7 hrs. agoSUP Surf Connor Baxter Makes It a Clean Sweep At Stop 1 of The 2015 Stand Up World Series in Barcelona
8 hrs. agoTrash Paddler Paddling with the Future
9 hrs. agoStandup Journal 4 Intermediate Sup Yoga Moves With Dashama and Sean
10 hrs. agoAtlantic Paddle Surfing Busy working the Guided Tours
11 hrs. agoICF Blistering start in Krakow
12 hrs. agoSea Kayak Stonington Webb Cove in the Rain
13 hrs. agoStandup Journal Dave Kalama Introduces New Imagine Surf Angler
14 hrs. agoSUPboarder Reviewed – Living the Stoke 2
15 hrs. agoACA Renew the Land & Water Conservation Fund
16 hrs. agoWill Herman Sun, cirrus and a little surf at St Bees
16 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Dagger Roam
18 hrs. agoQuickblade Battle of Lake Telford From Ryan
18 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Alpacka’S Alpackalypse
19 hrs. agoFrogma Petals on The Paerdegat - A Farewell to a Friend
19 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Pubbing the River Thames
20 hrs. agoAm. Whitewater Mountains to Sound Greenway Legislation Introduced (WA)
20 hrs. agoWaterman League Connor Baxter Makes It a Clean Sweep At Stop 1 in Barcelona
21 hrs. agoWaterman League Candice Appleby Makes It 2 From 2 to Take The Overall Event Win At Stop 1 of The 2015 Suws
22 hrs. agoLiquidLore Callaghan Creek 2015 Recap
22 hrs. agoAirKayaks Mistral Equipe 12-5 Inflatable Paddle Board – Only 18 Lbs
23 hrs. agoKokatat Blog Northeast roadtrip
23 hrs. agoNewfoundland Kayakoholic Post 30 – A Sunday Club Paddle
Jun 30Palm Blogs Fun whitewater in Valsesia and Soča
Jun 30Tony Paradise Hump day at the office
Jun 30Confluence At Paddles Whitewater Those Who Live It Know
Jun 30International Rivers Ask the World Heritage Committee to Protect Lake Turkana
Jun 30Fluid Swift Water Rescue1 Break It Down
Jun 30Fluid Kayak Fishing in Winter Become a Grunter Hunter
Jun 30Canoe Kayak Kayaking Greece: The Land of the Gods
Jun 29SUP Examiner Race the Lake of the Sky
Jun 29Waterman League Connor Baxter & Candice Appleby Win Suws Stop 1 in Barcelona
Jun 29SUPboarder Stand Up World Series – Stop 1 Barcelona
Jun 29SquareRock Post-Exam Weekend of Paddling
Jun 29International Rafting Federation EC Turkey – put it on your bucket list
Jun 29ICF Champions Crowned in Krakow
Jun 29Girls at Play River Signals
Jun 29Girls at Play Ladies Southeast Paddling Series
Jun 29Girls at Play Chasing Dreams, Mountains and Waterfalls
Jun 29Larry Cain You Don’t Need Weights and a Gym to do Your Strength Training
Jun 29Waterman League Candice Appleby storms to victory on Day 1 in Barcelona
Jun 29Newfoundland Kayakoholic Post 29 – No Club Paddle Today
Jun 29Waterman League Connor Baxter is victorious in the long distance on Day 1 in Barcelona

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