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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.

Liptovský Mikuláš set for Slalom Showdown

ICF (45 min. ago) - The world's top canoe slalom athletes move to the famous Slovakian course Liptovský Mikuláš for the third of a five race series in the 2015 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup, action starts Friday and concludes Sunday.  read more...

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A Journey to Freedom

Palm Blogs (1 hour ago) - I met Sonja briefly in April at the Ladies' Paddle Symposium. Just another one of many paddlers out on the water, enjoying the sunshine with like minded people. If I'd known what she'd been through in the past year, I'd have realized just how impressive this was.  read more...

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Bahamas Sea Kayaking

Canoe Kayak (2 hrs. ago) - Welcome to kayaking in the warm, clear waters of the Bahamas. We easily settled into our kayaks from the mother ship’s ama after spending a quiet night anchored beside a remote cay. A large ray glided silently underneath my kayak and drifted up to look me in the eye.Then a bonefish exploded from waters in front of my bow, suggesting I better pay attention.  read more...

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Everglades National Park, Florida

Canoe Kayak (3 hrs. ago) - No introduction is needed for this sprawling park at the tip of Florida-it is one of the flattest, most visited, most studied, most threatened units in the National Park system. What is not so well-known, however, is that the park has marked a 99-mile inside water route, from Everglades City, in the northwest Everglades, to Flamingo, in the southern reaches of the National Park land mass.  read more...

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Kai Lenny, Stand Up Paddle Super Hero

SUPfm (4 hrs. ago) - Kai is a down to earth guy despite growing up at the centre of the surfing world at his home in Hawaii. All the greats, Laird Hamilton, Dave Kalama and Robby Naish would stop by his house on a Friday for a barbecue with his dad. One day (when he was 16 years old) they invited him to foil surf at Jaws.  read more...

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5 hrs. agounsponsored TV2 Norway – Kayaking Accident Story
6 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak 8 more swampy kayaking getaways
7 hrs. agoKayakQuixotica Breathing
8 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Common Waters, Common Ground
9 hrs. agoBryant Burkhardt When Friends Come to Town - Kayaking Caspar
10 hrs. agoSUPracer With Apologies
11 hrs. agoSUPracer Race The Lake: Danny Ching, Annabel Anderson And The Entire Sport Triumph At Tahoe
12 hrs. agocanoeing.com Wisconsin’S Bois Brule River
13 hrs. agoKokatat Blog Saving The White Nile River
14 hrs. agoInternational Rivers Another Wall of Injustice
15 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Stoked to Be on Team Jackson
16 hrs. agoACA U.S. Coast Guard Commends ACA Instructor for Kayak Safety Program
17 hrs. agoMisc. An undertaker riding a coffin
17 hrs. agoStandup Journal Mo Freitas on Paddlewoo: Gracefully Shredding To Surfing Pipe
18 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers Growing Up on the Harpeth River
19 hrs. agoSUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days Flathead Lake Montana
20 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak 7 Months Solo
21 hrs. agoConfluence AT Paddles Touring: Those Who Live It Know
22 hrs. agoJackson Kayak North Fork Championships
23 hrs. agoInternational Rivers PR – Broken Promises at Belo Monte
Jul 3SUP Magazine United Kingdom A Sup Scene on The Rise
Jul 3World Paddle Awards Who would you nominate to become an Academy Member?
Jul 3Jackson Kayak 2015 Lone Star Kayak Series Event 2 – June 6, 2015
Jul 3Log of Ibi In Canada's Wonderful Northland
Jul 3SW Sea Kayaking Hartland Quay
Jul 3PaddleFit It Is Always a Good to Teach The Kids About Water-Safety
Jul 3Canoe Kayak Cliff Jacobson Unfiltered
Jul 3Coreban Tom & Tarryn King – Thundafund for the SUP world tour 2015
Jul 3Am. Whitewater Punchbowl Falls Funding Secured (OR)
Jul 2Jackson Kayak The 40th Annual Big Fork Whitewater Festival
Jul 2Kayak Yak Canada Day Paddle
Jul 2SUPboarder UK SUP Race Series – Race 4 Review
Jul 2ACA Monster Deck Removal on the Upper Platte River
Jul 2John Nestler Exploring the Tatshenshini & Alsek Rivers
Jul 2Rapid Magazine Blog Ultimate Norwegian Whitewater Road Trip
Jul 2Jackson Kayak Seabass from kayaks- Brittanny trip wrap up
Jul 2Jackson Kayak A Jackson Day Out- Sea fishing in Kilroy
Jul 2Jackson Kayak How to GoPro – For Kayak Fishing
Jul 2Nikki Rekman Good People Can Do Amazing Things
Jul 2Jackson Kayak Lyons Outdoor Games Madness
Jul 2Elder SUP Some Physiology: Preload, Mitochondria and Endurance
Jul 2Jackson Kayak First Colorado Tour
Jul 2Standup Journal What a 40 Mile Paddle Teaches You:
Jul 2Standup Journal This Will Save Your Life: How To Use a Leash On a River
Jul 2Mark Sundin Around The Capes, Surfski for Fun

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