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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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Kaku Kayak Kahuna

Rapid Media (54 min. ago) - Simply the most versatile, stable, sickest looking inshore fishing platform on the market, period, said Kevin Hawkins, of Kaku Kayak. It's not a kayak, it's not a SUP, it's the Kahuna.  read more...

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Kayaker gets swallowed by a whirlpool

GrindTV On-Water (1 hour ago) - Kayaker Juanito de Ugarte is about to get swallowed by a whirlpool. Photo is a screen grab from the video It isn’t called Butcher’s Knife Rapid for nothing. The menacing whitewater of the Ottawa River might not cut up kayakers, but it proved with professional kayaker Juanito de Ugarte that it can swallow you whole and spit you out.  read more...

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JAM Media Collective Partners with Innovator Oru Kayak

Outdoor Industry Association (2 hrs. ago) - JAM Media Collective, a public relations and media agency specializing in outdoor, bike, accessories, apparel and design-focused consumer products, announced today that it has been named the public relations agency of record for Oru Kayak, a leading innovator in kayak engineering. Based in San Francisco, Oru Kayak is the creator of the first foldable kayak that utilizes the principals of origami.  read more...

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Touched by Mother Ocean

Rapid Media (3 hrs. ago) - The tide was exceptionally low and no waves were visible looking out at the mouth of the bay. The wind was slight at about 2mph out of the southeast. Conditions had improved from the previous day and all systems were go for fishing. Because of his fairly recent hip replacement surgery unloading the kayak and prepping it with gear was a borderline painful and considerably awkward exercise because he limped noticeably, constantly conscious of his lurching  read more...

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Winter is Coming: Kayak Storage Solutions

Austin Kayak (4 hrs. ago) - With winter on its way it is time to think about storage solutions to keep your outdoor gear warm and cozy during its cold weather hibernation.  read more...

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