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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.

A Unique Pathway Under Threat Colombia'S Magdalena River

International Rivers (22 min. ago) - Gabriel Garcia Marquez, famous Colombian writer and Nobel Prize winner, had an intimate relationship with the Magdalena River. He spent his childhood there, and as an adult he set two novels. Love in the Time of Cholera and The General in His Labyrinth – on it.  read more...

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Can Your Sup Survive Hits From a 17lb. Bowling Ball?

Standup Journal (1 hour ago) - Most people don’t bring their standup paddleboard to the bowling alley to shoot a couple racks, but the guys at Pau Hana Surf Supply wanted to prove a point. And I think they made it! Asking people at the tradeshow to slam a 17 lb. bowling ball repeatedly at this sup to try and damage .  read more...

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Gals and Cows Heavenly Sup Surf Sessions in Basque Country, Spain

SUP Magazine (2 hrs. ago) - Cantabria is a sparsely populated, quiet and quaint, utterly beautiful little region in Northern Spain. It showcases the supremely stunning country scenery the region is renowned for, with a population of cows possibly greater than the its population of humans.  read more...

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Developing Lifejackets Specifically for Individuals with Adaptive Needs

ACA (3 hrs. ago) - The ACA is proud to partner with U.S. Sailing and the C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic & Regatta on a Bonnell Cove Foundation grant program to assist individuals of all abilities with lifejacket performance and designs. If you are, or know of someone who is a paddler with a physical or cognitive disability, please consider taking a few moments to fill out this short online survey...  read more...

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Preventing Another Unnatural Disaster Ten Years After Hurricane Katrina

American Rivers (4 hrs. ago) - As Hurricane Katrina rushed towards New Orleans the nation watched in horror as levees broke and water rushed in. We were even more outraged when we realized that this was no natural disaster- it was a failure of man.  read more...

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5 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet The New SIC FX for 2016 walk through with Mark Raaphorst
6 hrs. agoSUP Examiner UB Super Aids Recovery, Provides Valuable Post-Paddle Nutrituion
7 hrs. agoLog of Ibi Finally, A Day Out
8 hrs. agounsponsored Dane Jackson – Freestyling Garburator Wave
9 hrs. agoSUPboarder SUP Armada 2015 – A new Guinness World Record of 268 paddlers
10 hrs. agoSUPracer The Gorge Shakes Up The Sup Racer World Rankings
11 hrs. agoConfluence SUP Connect Awards Two Boardworks Designs With Gear of the Year
12 hrs. agoBlue Planet Surf Displacement Vs. Planing Hulls & Board Weights
13 hrs. agoStandup Journal Supping in cold conditions in Northern Norway above Arctic Circle
14 hrs. agoSUP Mexico Sawyer Venom WW SUP paddle
15 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet 50+ Aliases for Sugar—and 4 Quick Tips for Sleuthing ‘Em Out
15 hrs. agoSUPboarder Stephane Etienne &Amp; Nicole Boronat & Road and Rides #Cantabria
17 hrs. agoStandup Journal How a Couple That Loves Sup Got Engaged
18 hrs. agoStandup Journal 12 Sup Yoga Pics Too Good To Pass Up
19 hrs. agoStandup Journal 3 Minute Zen Session With Desolation Outdoors Sup Edit
20 hrs. agoSUP International Micro Guide : Pembrokeshire, Wales
21 hrs. agoTeam Pyranha How to Airscrew
22 hrs. agoSUP Magazine Montana Whitewater Big Sky, Big Surf
23 hrs. agoSUPboarder Countdown to the British SUP Club Championships
Aug 26Kayak Angler Magazine Caughting a giant fish
Aug 26Palm Blogs Slalom World Cup Final & Boater X
Aug 26Standup Journal Paddlewoo’s $3k Prize Purse Sup Video Contest Now Live
Aug 26worldkayak blogs Last Boise Hometown Throwdown for 2015
Aug 26Jackson Kayak One of those perfect days
Aug 26unsponsored Zet Toro – Released
Aug 26Lee Royle 2 – Pucon
Aug 26Canoe Guy BC Proper Storage for your Wood-Canvas Canoe, How To
Aug 26Canoe Kayak Aire Traveler Inflatable Canoe
Aug 26Boardworks Boardworks New Froth Soft Top Surfboards Are Here
Aug 26unsponsored Ace Of Spades – Review
Aug 26SUP Examiner From Your Paddle to the Promenade, Walk All Day in Telic Sandals
Aug 26Jackson Kayak Gopro Kayaking Kid – C-Huck
Aug 26American Rivers There’s No Place Like Home – on the Smith River
Aug 26Canoe Kayak Post Trip Depression (PTD)
Aug 26Canoe Kayak Green River Takeover
Aug 26Canoe Kayak Cherry County, Nebraska
Aug 26SUP Magazine Richmond, Virginia Urban Paddle Guide
Aug 26SW Sea Kayaking Snoring out loud
Aug 26Jackson Kayak Paddle to your Island Paradise pt 1
Aug 26Atlantic Paddle Surfing Happy Birthday to The Duke Surfer of The Century
Aug 26SUP Magazine Tough Conditions At Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge
Aug 26Distressed Mullet CLIF Organic Energy Food Review
Aug 26SUP International Naish 2015 Gtw Sup Range
Aug 26Rod Swan A Training Paddle to Cape Hillsborough
Aug 26International Rafting Federation Appeal to Teams Attending Wrc 2015

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