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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.

Paiwen In 16 Seconds

Paiwen SUP Boards For Women (45 min. ago) - We made this short SUP video so you could get a feel for who we are.  read more...

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Kialoa Snap Up Ollie Shilston

SUP International (1 hour ago) - Seasprite are extremely excited to welcome Ollie Shilston to the Kialoa international team – Ollie is a hugely respected and talented SUP’er and demands the best possible tools to enhance his performance and results. Ollie spent time testing Kialoa paddles and is confident he has found the brand that meets his high expectations. We wish Ollie even greater success in the future now that he has a Kialoa Paddle in his hand.  read more...

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Halibut Hunting

Jackson Kayak (3 hrs. ago) - Took a day off work and headed out with my parents (visiting from New Orleans) to meet up with my buddies Jim and Robert Okumoto and Dave.  read more...

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Huck Costa Rica from a kids view

Kokatat Blog (4 hrs. ago) - As I type this I am sitting in beautiful Costa Rica, enjoying the scenery and wilderness that it has to offer. As part of our Huck Paddling Expeditions I have been fortunate to travel to some of the most amazing rivers in the world and take kids who we have taught how to paddle from scratch on these life changing adventures. Being on the Ottawa, the Colorado and last year flying in on a float plane to the remote Magpie River are just some of our adventures. Now we are back in the spectacular country, taking on the consistent rivers in the jungles of Costa Rica.  read more...

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How to build a great whitewater park

Jackson Kayak (5 hrs. ago) - Over the years there has been a growing trend to create whitewater parks around the world which is just great for our sport and I applaud those cities and communities that have embraced whitewater parks.  read more...

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12 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers Dam legislation would hurt fish, rivers
13 hrs. agoStandup Journal Gigantic Grouper Caught on a Standup Paddleboard
14 hrs. agoReiner Glanz Norway Part 02 - Voss
15 hrs. agoInternational Rivers Chenab Under Siege
16 hrs. agoAm. Whitewater Protect and Enjoy the Wild Yampa
17 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Kayaktivism spreads to Portland
18 hrs. agoExploring Elements Astral Loyak Water Shoe
19 hrs. agoSUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days Ostego Lake New York
19 hrs. agoInternational Rivers Obama Urged to Talk on Gibe 3 Dam The East African
21 hrs. agoWill Herman The Small Isles - A taste of Rum
21 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak How To Rig A Canoe Sail
23 hrs. agoSUPracer Pacific Paddle Games Announces World Record Prize Purse Of $55,000
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Jul 31Kayak Angler Magazine Ladies Let's Go Fishing
Jul 31unsponsored Stout Hunting – Scotland July 15
Jul 31Paiwen SUP Boards For Women Your First Time
Jul 30SUP Radio Show One Minute Visual Meditation
Jul 30ICF Medals unveiled for Slalom World Championships
Jul 30Jackson Kayak 2016 Rockstar – First Impressions
Jul 30Distressed Mullet Interview with Defending Champion Sonni Hoenscheid as She Prepares for M2o15
Jul 30Distressed Mullet Daddy’s Girl
Jul 30Tony Paradise Second Time Around The Bell in Two Weeks
Jul 30Trash Paddler A Challenging Blackburn
Jul 30ACA ACA Awards - Get Your Nomination in Before July 31
Jul 30SUP International Knowledge Nutrition
Jul 30Jackson Kayak Cruising in Style
Jul 30Jackson Kayak Golds Hole
Jul 30SUP International The Truth Back Stage
Jul 30Astral Currently Astral Hires John Drollinger as Southwest Rep
Jul 30Trash Paddler Low Down on the Assabet
Jul 30Canoe Kayak One Week Left to Vote for 2015 Canoe &Amp; Kayak Awards
Jul 30Molokai 2 Oahu Hawaii: Athletes Battle Challenging Conditions for Top Spots at 19th Annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships
Jul 30American Rivers Humans aren’t the only species that need a fair Columbia River Treaty
Jul 30SUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days Lake Cypress Springs Texas
Jul 30SUP Magazine Lady Bodybuilder Epic Sup Fail
Jul 30Standup Journal Team Youth In Motion Take 1st in the Pailolo Channel
Jul 30Canoe Kayak Core Exercises for Paddlers, Part I
Jul 30SUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days Lake Jocassee South Carolina
Jul 30Paddling Instructor Kokatat expands SwitchZip in Spring 16 collection giving more options and versatility

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