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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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BC - The Final Push

Jordan Searle (1 hour ago) - Well I have emerged from my 2 month hiatus in Mongolia, trudging away at work with Ari and dreaming of the next mission. Barny has been making the most of the spring rain on the west coast of New Zealand and things have been ticking over slowly.  read more...

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River Bassin Championship Recap

Jackson Kayak (1 hour ago) - What a season on the River Bassin Tournament Trail and what a fun finale weekend at Southern Trails in Wetumpka, AL! So much came down to this final tournament including the River Basser of the Year (RBOY) and River Bassin Team of the Year (RBTOY) honors as well as the individual and team winners of the event among by far the toughest field of competitors from across the US.  read more...

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Tournament of Champions One Anglers Story

YakAngler (1 hour ago) - Texas, everything is bigger in Texas…right? Lake Fork Bass are no exception. These Florida strain monsters lurk in the Fork in huge numbers. So when Tournament of Champions” director Beau Reed of Austin was looking for the ultimate lake for a world championship event he found a gem.  read more...

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Pyranha 9R Review

Simon Wyndham (1 hour ago) - Creek racing has become very popular in the last few years. With many paddlers feeling that slalom isn’t exciting enough, or perhaps falling too far away from grass roots recreational paddling, creek racing has now taken on a life of its own. This is due in no small part to the fact that it is accessible to everyone.  read more...

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Backwaters The Olympic Peninsula

SUP Magazine (1 hour ago) - At the northwesternmost appendage of the contiguous United States, the Olympic Peninsula is literally the crown of the Pacific West Coast. It’s America’s final frontier, and it’s a paddler’s wet dream really the Olympic Peninsula is home to the Hoh the wettest temperate rainforest in America, which should tell you something about the paddling opportunities there.  read more...

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