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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.

All about the Boardworks Great Bear SUP Board from Norm Hann’s perspective

Norm Hann Expeditions (6 min. ago) - One of my all time favourite ocean touring boards has been the Boardworks 12’6″ Raven so I was excited when I had the opportunity to work with Boardworks GM and designer Phil Rainey, to help design a new 14′ Great Bear Expedition board based off a similar platform as the award winning Raven. The Great Bear is the flagship touring board in the Boardworks Surf line up and it’s name sake is a place I have worked hard to try to protect and bring awareness to.  read more...

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Mekong Villagers In Fight For Their Rights

International Rivers (1 hour ago) - Originally published in The Bangkok Post The Administrative Court will today begin hearing a ground-breaking lawsuit regarding the transboundary impacts of the Xayaburi dam, located on the Mekong River in Laos -- how it will affect communities and livelihoods in Thailand.  read more...

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Sea Kayak exploration of Solway, complete index of journals (1 hour ago) - For those who would like to follow the thread of this great trip on the Solway from start to finish, I hope this index will be useful. Here is a nice Sea kayak exploration done.  read more...

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Interview with Sic Maui’S Mark Raaphorst At The Sic Maui Factory

Distressed Mullet (3 hrs. ago) - Lisa Schell stopped in at the SIC factory in Maui for this exclusive interview with Mark Raaphorst. Mark discusses design, materials, the women’s paddleboard market and the potential of a future SIC prone paddleboard.  read more...

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Paddleboard Rescue of 1500 in India SUPs Used to Reach Inaccessible Flood Areas

Distressed Mullet (5 hrs. ago) - Bay of Life Surf School team is aiding in the Chennai flood rescue in Mudichur mookambikai nagar area of India.  read more...

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14 hrs. agoSUPracer Live Blog of Bora Bora’S Beautiful But Brutal Ocean Adventure Race
16 hrs. agoAngling Addict Dinner Time
17 hrs. agoSystem X Werner Paddles in Patagonia
17 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Summing Up The Amzing 2015 Year
18 hrs. agoSUP International Procella Stocking Fillers
21 hrs. agoNC Paddle Surfer Cocoa Pier Looks More Like Carolina Beach Pier Today
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Nov 29Alder Creek Kayak Davenport Paddle Surf Contest 2015
Nov 29Alder Creek Kayak Immersion Research Lucky Charm Sprayskirt
Nov 29unsponsored The Right And The Wrong – GoPro
Nov 29Jackson Kayak Cypress Hill
Nov 29Lee Royle Whitewater fun in Kerala - Chalipura river
Nov 29Kayak Angler Magazine California Road Trippin' –San Diego Fishing
Nov 29Jackson Kayak The One
Nov 29Larry Cain Big Picture Approach to Technique Part 3 – Using Big Muscles and Body Weight
Nov 29SUP Connect Dave Kalama's Paddle Stroke And Placement Tips
Nov 29Distressed Mullet Meet Heather Brewer From Oriental, Nc
Nov 29AirKayaks Product Review: New 2016 Red Paddle Co Sport 12’6″ Inflatable SUP Board
Nov 29British SUP Association 2015 National SUP Surf Championships Watergate Bay Report
Nov 29SUPboarder Provisional Team GB – ISA 2016 Worlds
Nov 28Nick Bennett The Incedible Khri - Meghalaya Part 1
Nov 28International Rafting Federation The Czech women’s rafting team geared for the R6 WRC in Indonesia
Nov 28Kokatat Blog Why we keep returning to paddle in Wales
Nov 28Atlantic Paddle Surfing Happy Thanksgiving Some Surf Too
Nov 28SUP International GB Worlds 2016 Team Announced
Nov 28NC Paddle Surfer Turkey Day Fun
Nov 28Paddle Making Abbe Museum Coming Home Gallery Guide
Nov 28Jackson Kayak New Zealand’s Tekapo Throwdown ’15
Nov 28Jackson Kayak First Wintergreen Falls
Nov 28Jackson Kayak A recap of Fall N Tide X
Nov 28SUPracer ‘Aussie Downwind Week’ Set to Light Up Western Australia King of The Cut’ The Headline Act
Nov 28SUPboarder Sam Ross Paddling Technique Series
Nov 28iSUPworld Naish Mana Air Inflatable SUP Review
Nov 28SUP Connect Top 5 Reasons To Be Thankful For Paddle Boarding
Nov 27SUP Connect Surftech Announces The Addition Of Ryan Mahoney To Sales Team
Nov 27Standup Journal New Video from newest Naish Team shredder Bernd Roediger

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