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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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Colorado's Windy Gap Firming Project: Troubling Trend?

Am. Whitewater (1 hour ago) - Late December saw the Bureau of Reclamation approval of the Windy Gap Firming Project, yet another major diversion of the imperiled Upper Colorado River.  read more...

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An Interview with Blind Canoeist Renee Kuester-Sebranek

Canoe Kayak (3 hrs. ago) - When first meeting Renee Kuester-Sebranek, you’d peg her as a very attractive, confident, and intelligent 50-year-old woman with an infectious laugh and a witty sense of humor.  read more...

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Blind Trust

Canoe Kayak (5 hrs. ago) - Renee Kuester-Sebranek and her husband Ken Sebranek had been paddling together for more than 15 years when she lost her vision to retinosis pigmentosa. The disease began to come on strong in 2004. Two years later, at age 41, she was almost completely blind.  read more...

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2015 Slingshot Air-Tech Crossbreed Inflatable Board Review

Boarders Magazine (7 hrs. ago) - When you think of kiteboarding and wakeboarding, Slingshot Sports jumps in your mind as one of the leading manufacturers. Based in Hood River, Oregon a mecca for watersports enthusiast, Slingshot Sports is engulfed in the waterman culture. With a new inflatable SUP boards out, I was very interested in testing it out.  read more...

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Opportunity to Determine Future of Punch Bowl Falls on the Hood River (OR)

Am. Whitewater (9 hrs. ago) - Punch Bowl Falls is one of Oregon’s iconic scenic and recreational sites, and the Hood is the go-to river for boaters in the Columbia River Gorge. Above the Falls, the West Fork of the Hood flows through two beautiful gorges.  read more...

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