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McNamara and Cousteau Join Forces for National Coastal Cleanup Day

SUP Magazine (45 min. ago) - Body Glove SURGE, the first proven all-natural energy shot, announced that it is partnering with professional surfer Garrett McNamara as well as Jean-Michel Cousteau and his nonprofit, Ocean Futures Society–one of the most recognized and respected international environmental groups–to clean up Florida beaches and promote environmental responsibility for National Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday, September 20, 2014.  read more...

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Bart de Zwart on Winning the Muskoka River X

SUP Magazine (2 hrs. ago) - Not even a week after the 11-City Tour I had another very long race lined up a very special race the Muskoka River X in Canada. This particular race is special because, with 130 kilometers, it’s one of the longest single-day expedition races in the world. It’s non-stop and without support. It goes through lakes, up and down rivers, and has 20 portages around waterfalls, rapids, and locks.  read more...

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Lexar 64GB 633x Micro SDXC Memory Card

unsponsored (5 hrs. ago) - The 633x cards are speed rated at Class 10, and leverage UHS-I technology to deliver a transfer speed up to 633x (95MB/s). This makes it perfect for filming at 2.7 and 4k. The card has been tried in various action POV cameras including my GoPro 3+ Black Edition, Contour Roam and Garmin Virb. In all cases it has been faultless.  read more...

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The ’89 Slalom Worlds On The Eve of The Championships Return to Maryland

Canoe Kayak (8 hrs. ago) - The Savage River. Its name alone is forbidding. And fitting for a river tucked away from the crowded Eastern cities, sitting on the fringe of Appalachia where a thick canopy blocks out light piercing through to the rocky riverbed.  read more...

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Celebrating 15 years with Peak UK

Steve Brooks (10 hrs. ago) - It has been a fantastic 15 years, I have kayaked, guided and traveled in some amazing countries. Throughout that time I have been supported by Peak UK, their drive for top performance kayaking equipment is second to none.  read more...

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16 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Improving Your Roll, The ‘Jez Countdown Technique.
17 hrs. agoJim Krawiecki Winding Back
18 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak The New Americans: Michal Smolen and Fabien Lefevre
19 hrs. agoNikki Rekman Columbia Gorge SUP Challenge by Eli Fischbuch
20 hrs. agoSUPracer Jay Wild Wins The Tahoe Fall Classic As Race Season On The Lake Comes To A Close
21 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak The Party That Saved The Gauley - 30 Years of Gauley Fest
22 hrs. agoNah Skwell SUP Action on Longboard 10′
23 hrs. agoCalifornia SUP Brazil’s VAZ Brothers SUP California
23 hrs. agoBoarders Magazine Namaste SUP Challenge Winners
23 hrs. agoYakAngler Kayak Demo Days
23 hrs. agoStandup Journal Ashleigh Johnson Keeping San Diego Bay Clean
23 hrs. agoSUP International Inside Jaws – Firewalk with Me
23 hrs. agoTrash Paddler Low Tide on the Sudbury?
23 hrs. agoJackson Kayak An Action Packed Summer in a Nutshe
23 hrs. agoSUPracer  Bart wins Muskoka River X race setting another endurance record
Sep 18A whole bunch of Ing's Medicine
Sep 18SUP Surf Thomas King makes his country proud today in Surf City by claiming victory
Sep 18ICF World Champion Florence coming good for season’s finale
Sep 18Mark Sundin What Is a Fast Tourer?
Sep 18Canoe Kayak  World record for the largest floating raft of canoes and kayaks set all for a noble cause
Sep 18Kayak Angler Magazine Going Pro
Sep 18ACA Volunteer of The Year - Ivan Bartha
Sep 17Rapid Magazine Blog Deep Creek 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships
Sep 17Kayak Yak Shark vs Kayak
Sep 17ICF Champions Set to Defend World Titles in America
Sep 17Tampa Bay Kayak Charters Sept 15 More Insane Redfish Action and Some Monsters
Sep 17Tampa Bay Kayak Charters Sept 12 Topwater Redfish Insanity
Sep 17Tampa Bay Kayak Charters Sept 10 Full moon redfish
Sep Susquehanna River North Branch Kayak Fishing Report
Sep 17Canoe Kayak Inside Jon Lugbill’S 1989 World Championships-Winning C-1 Run
Sep 17Canoe Kayak Going Source to Sea on The Missouri-Mississippi
Sep 17Canoe Kayak Jerry Nowak’S Necky Manitou 14
Sep 17SUP Magazine SUP Tour/Surf Race Offers Tough Competition
Sep 17Jackson Kayak First Impressions on the 2015 FUN!
Sep 17Simon Wyndham Thoughts on the Jackson Karma
Sep 17Exploring Elements Habitat 67 Wave
Sep 17Playak Boardworks SUP to Debut at 2014 Paddle Expo with System X Distribution
Sep 17Sportscene Model testing Rio 2016 slalom course
Sep 17Kokatat Blog Labor Day Weekend Is Pure Awesomeness When You Are a Kayaker
Sep 17Immersion Research Onot river in siberia
Sep 17Exploring Elements Vasque Grand Traverse
Sep 17Palm Blogs Not Long Until Brazil
Sep 17Newfoundland Kayakoholic 2014: Post 32 – Aquaforte Club Paddle

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