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Comment Opportunity on Upper Chattooga Access

Am. Whitewater (33 min. ago) - The Forest Service is seeking comments on their Environmental Assessment and proposal to upgrade and designate the trails and access areas that paddlers and others use to access the Wild and Scenic Upper Chattooga River. Comments are due by midnight, November 7, 2014.  read more...

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Luke Evslin on Coaching, Competing and The Molokai Hoe

Kialoa (1 hour ago) - So many of the top watermen have a long family history in Hawaii. Outrigger paddler, respected coach and owner of Kamanu Composites a truly amazing company, Luke Evslin’s family is from New York. Luckily for the paddling world, they moved to HI in the 70s. Luke was was born on Kaua’i.  read more...

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North American SUP Destination: Boise, Idaho

SUP Magazine (2 hrs. ago) - Boise has always been a paddling town. Standup paddling has only added to its legacy. Of course I’m biased. I grew up in Boise, in a state with more road-less area than any other in the Lower 48 and more rivers traversing more wilderness than pretty much anywhere on Earth.  read more...

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Bending Branches Expanding Kayak Fishing ProStaff

YakAngler (3 hrs. ago) - Bending Branches, a global leader in kayak and canoe paddles, is seeking to expand their angler ProStaff by up to seven new members for the upcoming 2015 season. New members will join the likes of Chad Hoover, Drew Gregory, Kevin Whitley and Isaac Brumaghim in representing Bending Branches and their industry leading paddles.  read more...

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Sup in The City with Fanatic Hamburg Germany

Standup Journal (4 hrs. ago) - If you think of a city as perfect SUP spot, the North German metropolis Hamburg for sure is one of the ideal places. No wonder, that three of our top riders Kai-Nicolas Steimer, Klaas Voget and Paulina Herpel chose to live there.  read more...

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Oct 29Palm Blogs Palm Tsangpo undersuit
Oct 29SUP Magazine Looking Back at the 2014 Chattajack 31
Oct 29Am. Whitewater Warm Springs Film Premiere Set to Drop in Moab
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Oct 29Kayak Angler Magazine Fresh Catch Helle Algonquin Knife
Oct 29Canoe Kayak Giants Fans Take Tailgating to The Water
Oct 29SquareRock Pool Session in the 2014 Jackson Kayak Rockstar
Oct 29Canoe Kayak Headwaters of The Hudson
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Oct 29unsponsored Unsponsored Q&A Series 2014
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Oct 29Canoe Kayak Kayak for Safe Passage Deborah Walters Shares Stories From Her 2,500-Mile Journey to Central America
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Oct 29Paddle Making NMAI Abenaki Inspired Paddle Decoration
Oct 29SUP Surf Epic day of action today at the 2014 La Torche Pro France as the Main Event gets underway
Oct 29Rapid Media 2014 Kayak Anglers Choice Awards–Round 1
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