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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.

Liptovsky opening day provides world-class action

ICF (2 min. ago) - The opening day in Liptovsky provided some great action as the world's best canoe slalom athletes contested the third in a series of five 2015 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cups.  read more...

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Give Me a Hand or At Least Five Fingers

Durhamblogger (1 hour ago) - Sunday morning was made for paddling - low temperatures and moderate humidity. Rachel's back was talking ugly to her and she elected to stay at home. I decided to explore the Five Fingers area on the Eno River - so named because the pond and marsh area bodies of water resembles a person's hand. Click on the photos to enlarge.  read more...

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As The Oarlock Turns Part 7 Don’T Feed The Wildlife

NRS Duct Tape Diaries (2 hrs. ago) - There I lay on my inflatable sleeping pad. Two inches of foam wrapped in synthetic material. My sweaty back makes contact. Sticky. Gross. I scoot the sheet over the exposed plastic. A sleeping pad and full-sized pillow are a luxury on the river.  read more...

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Monitor Your Training by Keeping Some Type of Training Log

Larry Cain (3 hrs. ago) - If you’re going to learn from your training then one of the most important things you can do is record all your training in some kind of log or journal. If you work with a coach it’s a good idea because it will help you and your coach monitor your training and fatigue levels and assess the impact the training program is having on you.  read more...

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Paddling Meetup Groups How to Grow Your Own Sup Community

SUP Magazine (4 hrs. ago) - I’m not an avid paddler, I can admit that. When I RSVP’d for a Distance Training Paddle on Meetup.com I was taking it simply to get out on the water and meet some new people, I wasn’t expecting much.  read more...

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