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Prone Kayaking Curriculum Discussion

ACA (17 min. ago) - At the upcoming Safety Education & Instruction Council (SEIC) meeting, Instructors and Instructor Trainers will be discussing whether or not to add a Prone Kayaking Curriculum to the ACA's National Paddlesports Instruction Program.  read more...

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Washington’s River Renaissance

American Rivers (1 hour ago) - On December 19, 2014, President Barack Obama signed into law legislation that formally designated the Pratt River as Wild and Scenic. The Pratt was designated with an uncommonly high number of five outstandingly remarkable values including recreation, fisheries, wildlife, geological, and ecological.  read more...

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The journey begins

Mike Dawson (2 hrs. ago) - This weekend the 2015 journey began with the first step towards lining up on the start line of the World Championships in London in September. The New Zealand selection process began with a hard fought race on the Tarawera River in Kawerau.  read more...

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Okere Falls Enduro

Mike Dawson (3 hrs. ago) - The day dawned on what could be better described through the amazing journey through hell and back. A race that on paper looks pretty dam hard, but in reality it’s a whole lot harder.  read more...

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Paddling Light's Canoe & Kayak Plans: What Price Free?

Indigenous Boats (4 hrs. ago) - I've been following Bryan Hansel on Twitter for some time, but just recently did I learn about his free canoe and kayak plans. In this recent post on his blog Paddling Light, he discusses the impact upon his personal finances of giving plans away, and asks readers for advice and opinions: should he continue offering the plans for free? convert to a fully-paid model?  read more...

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8 hrs. agoSUPboarder Portugal New Regulations for Instructors
9 hrs. agoSUP Magazine The 2015 Hanohano Huki Ocean Challenge
10 hrs. agoPaddlingLight Free Kayak Plans and Free Canoe Plans
10 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers Vote for The Best 2014 National River Cleanup Photo
11 hrs. agoCosta Rica Rios The Best Sightseeing in Costa Rica
11 hrs. agoSeaKayakPhoto.com Kayaks at dawn in the Ballachuillish narrows.
12 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Wave Training – The Build to Worlds
13 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Jackson Kayak Journey in the Wild Swamp of the Ghost River
14 hrs. agoSUP Magazine King of the Waves — Piha 2015
15 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak 5 Life Lessons from Ecuador’s Jondachi Fest
16 hrs. agoSUPracer Third Time Lucky As South Africa’s Downwind Dash Continues To Roll Down The Cape
17 hrs. agoKayak Angler Magazine Goal Zero Venture 30
18 hrs. agoKayak Angler Magazine Hooked for Life
19 hrs. agoSUPracer Manca Notar’s Beautiful Winter Wonderland
20 hrs. agoSUPracer Team Canada Announces Complete & Competitive Squad For The ISA Worlds
21 hrs. agoKayak Angler Magazine Hung Up
22 hrs. agoKayak Angler Magazine Monster for Dad
23 hrs. agoRapid Magazine Blog NRS Flux Drytop
Jan 28SUPboarder Sup Towing Tips By Wsa
Jan 28Am. Whitewater Common Sense on the Colorado River
Jan 28Kayak Angler Magazine At Paddles Oracle Angler
Jan 28Riviera Paddlesurf Hano Hano 2015
Jan 28SUPracer With Sean Poynter First Up, Starboard Launches Its Team Tiki Talks
Jan 28SUPracer Paul & Angie Jackson Depart Fanatic – Where To Next?
Jan 28Jackson Kayak I Can’T Stop Thinking About The 2015 Zen
Jan 28American Rivers Yellowstone Oil Spill Proving Difficult to Clean Up
Jan 28YakAngler Florida Anglers Strike Back for the Extreme Crown
Jan 28California SUP An Infinity Speedfreaks Lifehack
Jan 28ACA Funding For Your Stewardship Efforts
Jan 28YakAngler Stohlquist Fisherman PFD Great All Around Fishing PFD
Jan 28YakAngler Yakattack Blackpak Perhaps The Ultimate Gear Management Solution for Your Kayak Tankwell.
Jan 28Pete Holliday The Great River Race 2014
Jan 28Outdoor Industry Association Bomber Gear’s All-New 2015 Technical Apparel Collections Offer Protection for Every Type of Paddler
Jan 28Jackson Kayak Jackson Kayak Tupelo Brings Invites Casual Paddlers to Geek Out with Gadgets
Jan 28YakAngler Emotion Kayaks Comet 11 Angler
Jan 28Kokatat Blog King of the Rogue
Jan 28unsponsored Helixer Promo
Jan 28Jackson Kayak Kayaking with Florida Manatees
Jan 28ICF Dusi favourites show their hands at Drak Challenge
Jan 28worldkayak blogs January in the Gorge

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