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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.

Boulder Creek Boogie

unsponsored (51 min. ago) - Josh Pecaric takes a run down down Boulder Creek. This stretch of class 3/4 water looks really nice.  read more...

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Jungle Fever Jez’S Battle with Leptospirosis

Jackson Kayak (1 hour ago) - Amid all this build and excitement for Worlds Jez arrived back from and epic summer in America and expedition to Costa Rica with Falling Creek Camp. Full of stories of crazy adventures it was amazing to have him back to train with and hang out. He arrived tired still from his big adventure and we thought nothing of it until only a couple of days in he suddenly took a turn for he worst.  read more...

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Maine boaters seek new boating opportunities on the Saccarrappa

Am. Whitewater (2 hrs. ago) - Maine kayactivists, donned in their PFDs, converged on a meeting in Westbrook this week to demand that plans to decommission a dam on the Saccarrappa River include effective fish passage and high quality boating opportunities.  read more...

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Pre-World'S Update with Level Six Athlete Devyn Scott

Level 6 (3 hrs. ago) - Training is in full force here in the Ottawa Valley with athletes showing up from all over the world. Garberator levels have been fairly constant around negative 1 with the hopes (and promise) that the levels will rise to between negative ½ - negative ¾ by the start of the competition on the 30th.  read more...

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Gauley River (WV) Open Letter To Boaters 2015

Am. Whitewater (4 hrs. ago) - American Whitewater received the following open letter to boaters from the rangers and staff of the Gauley River National Recreation Area. Also, note that release information for the 2015 Gauley season is posted here.  read more...

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10 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet An Open Letter to The Stand Up Paddle Board Industry
11 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Let’S Talk About Safety, Because Someone Has To
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14 hrs. agoJackson Kayak A Perfect Day of Pike Kayak Fishing
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16 hrs. agoSUPracer This Awesome Video Pays Homage to Travis Grant
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Aug 29Patrick Levesque Esquimauté ou escamoté
Aug 29Patrick Levesque Formation moniteur en eau vive - Printemps 2013
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Aug 29WWTCC What Do You Wear? Palm Arun Review
Aug 29Laird Hamilton Why One of The Best Athletes in The World Refuses to Compete
Aug 29Lina Augaitis New Career Move?
Aug 29Coreban The Kings’ Usa Sup Tour Week One – Hood River, Oregon
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Aug 28First Ascent Sixteen Rapid-Fire Questions with Ben Stookesberry
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