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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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Slalom Buzz

Martina Wegman (15 min. ago) - After Canada I flew back to the States and left ‘TeamNoPlan’ behind, as I dropped into the ‘serious’ slalom scene. It has been quite a different buzz and change of direction and I had some troubles at the start switching from the super mellow creeking buzz into serious slalom training.  read more...

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2014 WPA World Championship Travel Discounts

World Paddle Association (43 min. ago) - The WPA has partnered with Delta Airlines, Sirata Beach Resort and Hertz to bring you travel discounts for the WPA Championship Race in October. Specialty Clinics begin on Thursday October 23, 2014 and events conclude on Sunday October 26, 2014.  read more...

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My vacation to the Pacific Northwest, and my largest wild king salmon

YakAngler (3 hrs. ago) - I live and grew up fishing in Florida, and it’s a thrill each and every time I fish. I recently vacationed in upper reaches of the Northwest at the base of the breathtaking landscape of Olympic National Park. It’s surrounded by the Olympic rain forest, and is known for the outdoor filming of the movie Twilight - La Push, WA.   read more...

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Proposed Development Plans could negatively impact the Grand Canyon

Outdoor Industry Association (6 hrs. ago) - Today, Wendt has thrown down the gauntlet against developers who would threaten aquifers that feed the Colorado River in its course through the Grand Canyon. At issue is the proposed Tusayan development that would add 2,200 homes and collateral services and amenities less than two miles from the South Rim entrance to Grand Canyon National Park.  read more...

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Tales to Tell: A Hiking and Kayaking Journey Across Iceland

AirKayaks (9 hrs. ago) - Earlier this year, we were approached by Charlie Turnbull , a young Australian adventurer with a passion for the outdoors. He had recently launched his “career” with a 25-day, one-thousand kilometer canoe journey from Mongolia to Russia, through one of the least densely populated areas on earth; from the southern end of Lake Khovsgol to the tiny river  read more...

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12 hrs. agoInternational Rivers The State of the World's Rivers
15 hrs. agoRiviera Paddlesurf Gorge Paddle Challenge - 2014
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19 hrs. agoworldkayak Dnr to Cartecay River Experience
21 hrs. agoACA Welcome New ACA Staff Member - Hillary
23 hrs. agoSimon Wyndham Rivering A Different Kind of Kayaking Documentary.
Aug 30SUP Magazine The Pros and Cons of Caffeine
Aug 30SUP Magazine The Board Size Debate Continues
Aug 30Log of Ibi River-Running Sphinx Moth
Aug 29SherriKayaks Accessories for Stand-up Paddleboards
Aug 29Atlantic Paddle Surfing Morning Session At Sfb
Aug 29Confluence Confluence Named Vendor of the Year
Aug 29Team USA 2014 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships
Aug 29unsponsored The Pyranha 9R On The Green Narrows
Aug 29ACA Why You Should Give SUP Yoga a Try
Aug 29Rapid Media Gsi Outdoors Commuter Java Press
Aug 29Costa Rica Rios Whitewater Kayaking Season Is Almost Upon Us
Aug 29Kayak Angler Magazine Buckeye Fishing Trail Results
Aug 28Kayak Angler Magazine Win this SOG Bladelight from Kayak Angler
Aug 28Kayak Angler Magazine Topwater Slob
Aug 28ICF Young paddlers skills tested in Nanjing
Aug 28Nikki Rekman SUP and the Shuswap River with Eli Fischbuch
Aug 28Rapid Media NRS Axiom Glove Review
Aug 28Frogma Hudson River Paddle Part 5 and a Half
Aug 28SUP Magazine Anderson and Baxter Dominate At The Gorge
Aug 28Tony Paradise Close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades
Aug 28SUP Magazine Ocean Rodeo Announces A Tofino SUP Retreat
Aug 28SUP Magazine Andrew Logreco Signs with YOLO Paddles
Aug 28unsponsored Whitewater Geology Episode 2: Lower Meadow
Aug 28unsponsored Christopher Meets The Squirrel
Aug 28unsponsored Baffin Trail To Rapids Shoes – First Look
Aug 28SUPracer Dan Gavere Takes His Drone And His Microphone To The Hood
Aug 28SUP Surf 2014 Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships
Aug 28Team I-Canoe European Championships
Aug 28SUP Magazine Say No To Oahu’s Potential SUP Ban
Aug 28Mike Dawson Taking it easy in Prague
Aug 28Rapid Media Sea to Summit Spark Sleeping Bag
Aug 28YakAngler Travels of a Yakangler 1 Four Yakanglers, Two States
Aug 28Kayak Angler Magazine New Racks From Yakima
Aug 28Rob Casey Where do you put your keys?
Aug 28ACA Sanctioned Event of the Year - StreamSweepers
Aug 27Jackson Kayak River Bassin Recap – Leechburg, PA
Aug 27Jackson Kayak The River of Grass
Aug 27Nigel Foster Putting it Together after Outdoor Retailer summer 2014
Aug 27Log of Ibi Running The Amazon
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