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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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Help Name This Crazy, Giant, Oversized New Inflatable From Starboard

SUPracer (13 min. ago) - Starboard Battle Week isn’t all about serious racing and painful carnage. It’s also about having fun. And right now nothing says fun like a giant, oversized, ridiculously-large inflatable stand up paddleboard.  read more...

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Izzi Gomez just phenomenal

SUPboarder (1 hour ago) - A massive congratulations to Izzi Gomez for two amazing achievements this year winning the 2014 stand-up world tour at only 14 years old, and for making ladies SUP surfing look stylish and powerful and up there with the men.  read more...

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King Tide Timelapse

Rod Swan (2 hrs. ago) - Back in March I wrote a post about tides and how they are effected by the moon and the sun. The link to that post is here. The most dramatic time of this effect is during the King Tides which occur here in Mackay on the days of the full moon in January and again in February.  read more...

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Baxter Takes Overall Title At Huntington Beach

Connor Baxter (3 hrs. ago) - The 2014 Huntington Grand Slam was a great event. The contest started off on Tuesday with the trials for the surfing portion. The next day the main event started and I was in heat 10. The waves were funky.  read more...

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A Social Media How-to Guide

YakAngler (4 hrs. ago) - Unfortunately I used to be that guy. It was the formula for promotion and growing your personal brand. The problem is that the formula has changed. I’ll explain the new way to promote but first, a little background.  read more...

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4 hrs. agoTrash Paddler Three Days, Three Rivers: Pawcatuck, Thames, and the Long One
6 hrs. agoSUP Magazine Waterman League Announces Location X and World Series Finals
7 hrs. agoStandup Journal How to Stand Up Paddle Through breaking waves
8 hrs. agoSUPracer Starboard Battle Week The Countdown to The Battle of The Paddle Is on
9 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Paddle to D.C. Dispatches
10 hrs. agoSportscene Germany and France new 2014 World Champions canoe polo
11 hrs. agoAm. Whitewater Oregon Rivers Considered for Scenic Waterway Protection
12 hrs. agoAm. Whitewater AW Weighs in on Forest Planning Process in California
13 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak The Rio Grande’s Vanishing Water
14 hrs. agoVictory Koredry 2014 Surf Race to Victory
15 hrs. agoInflatable Kayaks & Packrafts New IK&Ps from Gumo, Alpacka and Nortik
16 hrs. agoSUP Surf Sup Surfing on Downwind Race Boards Is Fun
17 hrs. agoSUP Surf Lina Augaitis Talks SUP Community
18 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Pan Americans 2014
19 hrs. agoJackson Kayak A Bit of Bassing Redemption
20 hrs. agoAlder Creek Kayak 23rd Annual Fall Sale &Amp; Gear Swap for 2014
21 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Kraken Rigging Pt.2 Setting Up The Bait Tank
22 hrs. agoCreek WV Recycle Your Gear At Gauley Fest
23 hrs. agoICF France and Germany youngsters sitting on the top of the Canoe Polo World
Sep 30Will Herman Testing a Taran
Sep 30Jackson Kayak Scarborough – The Quest for Cornelion.
Sep 30ICF A Tear and a Smile
Sep 30ICF Csay delivers a fifteenth world title
Sep 30SUPracer Oh The Humanity 56 Photos That Show The Greatest Battle of The Paddle Carnage Sequence of All Time
Sep 30SUPracer Battle of The Paddle
Sep 30Boarders Magazine Beyond Flatwater A Sup Journey
Sep 30SUP Surf Connor wins the Overall Event Title and Secures the 2014 World Title ahead of the final event
Sep 30SUP Surf Location X announced, World Series Finals coming up & look back at the Huntington Beach Pro Grand Slam
Sep 30Jackson Kayak Water Conservation: Tips for the West Coast
Sep 30Am. Whitewater Aw Wins Forest Service Appeals
Sep 30Lina Augaitis Alone We Can Do So Little Together We Can Do So Much
Sep 30Elder SUP Sup Fitness Training Got Stoke?
Sep 30unsponsored Paddle Expo – Day 1
Sep 30Daniel Patrinellis Chelan - 2014
Sep 30Paul Kendrick Northern Salish Sea- a Solo Crossing by Darcy Wardrop
Sep 30Tybee Island Sea Kayak Races 12th Annual PaddleFest at Hunting Island State Park
Sep 30Jackson Kayak 4 Fun and the Gauley
Sep 30SUPracer The Ultimate Sup Showdown on Cbs Sports
Sep 30Kayak Okanagan DIY Removing the 'Oil-Canning' from a kayak.
Sep 29Atlantic Paddle Surfing Fun Sunday
Sep 29Zen Waterman Surfing on SUP raceboards is FUN!
Sep 29Bryant Burkhardt The Art of Whitewater: On or Across the Water
Sep 29Boardworks SUP Lake Powell – Self Support Expedition with Mike Tavares and Zack Hughes
Sep 29International Rivers There Is No Plan B, Because There Is No Planet B
Sep 29Jackson Kayak Diagonal Ledges in The 2014 Rockstar

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