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Slalom Worlds Make Dramatic Return to U.S

Canoe Kayak (54 min. ago) - It’s been 25 years since the whitewater slalom world championships were last held in the United States, but it looked like business as usual for American racers in the opening heats of men’s kayak and solo canoe.  read more...

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5.10 shoes Water Tennie by Fabian Alejandro Bonanno (EN)

Alpin Action Team (1 hour ago) - As last year Alpin Action had to stop selling 5.10 shoes Water Tennie model beacuse they were breaking very fast right at the tip and hill of the shoe and therefore a lot of client were not happy about it.  read more...

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Blind Grand Canyon Expedition

Werner (2 hrs. ago) - I think we've finally cracked our radio crisis. Early in the trip, we struggled with the communications unexpectedly cutting out, and of course usually in a rapid. Of the 6 units (man packs) we have, only two seem to work with any consistency.  read more...

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The Demshitz Paddle

Demshitz (3 hrs. ago) - In the late 50’s Martha and Werner Sr. took their family paddling and a love affair was born. More than just the time on the water,it was the travel to exciting places,the camping,the time around the fire. Family and friends new and old,adventures were had,new ones were hashed out and memories that would last a life time were made. Through it all,Werner Paddles was born.  read more...

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Line on Round the Clock and Board the Fjord races this year

Lina Augaitis (5 hrs. ago) - Lina’s been racing continuously from June and had thoughts on taking a break from racing by not going for Round the Rock and Board the Fjord but she decided to go, travel around and do the races, because she enjoys seeing places, meeting up with paddler friends and people, she’s had fun, read all about it here.  read more...

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Sep 19unsponsored Lexar 64GB 633x Micro SDXC Memory Card
Sep 18Canoe Kayak The ’89 Slalom Worlds On The Eve of The Championships Return to Maryland
Sep 18Steve Brooks Celebrating 15 years with Peak UK
Sep 18Christina Russell It'S Not The Years, Babe
Sep 18Canoe Kayak Derek Jeter's Latest Retirement Gift
Sep 18Jackson Kayak Improving Your Roll, The ‘Jez Countdown Technique.
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Sep 18Canoe Kayak The New Americans: Michal Smolen and Fabien Lefevre
Sep 18Nikki Rekman Columbia Gorge SUP Challenge by Eli Fischbuch
Sep 18SUPracer Jay Wild Wins The Tahoe Fall Classic As Race Season On The Lake Comes To A Close
Sep 18Canoe Kayak The Party That Saved The Gauley - 30 Years of Gauley Fest
Sep 18Nah Skwell SUP Action on Longboard 10′
Sep 18California SUP Brazil’s VAZ Brothers SUP California
Sep 18Boarders Magazine Namaste SUP Challenge Winners
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Sep 18Standup Journal Ashleigh Johnson Keeping San Diego Bay Clean
Sep 18SUP International Inside Jaws – Firewalk with Me
Sep 18Trash Paddler Low Tide on the Sudbury?
Sep 18Jackson Kayak An Action Packed Summer in a Nutshe
Sep 18SUPracer  Bart wins Muskoka River X race setting another endurance record
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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

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