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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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Legend of The Bay 2015

SUPboarder (2 hrs. ago) - The 2015 Legend of the Bay took place last weekend at Watergate Bay in North Cornwall. The sun was shining throughout the weekend and the swell did not disappoint, building to solid over head sets by the final.  read more...

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The psychology of surfing in Alaska

Surf Alaska (6 hrs. ago) - In my search for some better way of answering this question I came across a San Francisco State University study that seemed applicable.  read more...

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Perurena Secures ASOIF Position

ICF (9 hrs. ago) - The International Canoe Federation President, José Perurena Lopez (ESP) has been elected as member of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) at the SportAccord Convention held in Sochi, Russia.  read more...

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Adventure Girl To The Core - Danielle DeForest

Clavey (9 hrs. ago) - It began when I was a toddler on family canoe trips down the Saco River in Maine. Growing up, there was plenty of time spent in the ocean and on rafting trips but paddling didn't make an official comeback until I was a young adult.  read more...

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Log across main drop in Stairway Rapid (Bulls Bridge)

Total WW Fun (9 hrs. ago) - There are two large tree trunks in Stairway Rapid on Bulls Bridge of the Housatonic River in South Kent, CT. The first is very visible at the 4' level (painted gauge), and the second is barely visible, but is spans the entire channel of the main first/big drop. Do not run the main drop until this log is removed.  read more...

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Apr 25Adam Frey Early Spring Stateside
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Apr 24Out of Sight, Out of Mind Earth Day 2015 Trashpedition Challenge
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