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Paddling with Purpose

Canoe Kayak (29 min. ago) - In honor of Memorial Day, we’re paying our respects to those who died in military service with a nod to the paddlers helping those who survived. One of the highlights from the 2014 Canoe & Kayak Awards was Team River Runner’s acceptance of the Paddle with Purpose award. Nice that the paddle community Organisations help people heal, from white water exercises for cancer patients to get back to a happy life to many others.  read more...

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Connor Baxter & Fiona Wylde Confirmed for Celtic Cup

SUP International (1 hour ago) - Next weekend sees the best SUP racer in the World Connor Baxter and fellow Starboard Dream Team rider Fiona Wylde heading to the UK to compete in the St Ives Celtic Cup.  read more...

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Heikki Hihnala goes Vohandu

red paddle co (2 hrs. ago) - Vohandu Marathon 100km – is the biggest ultra marathon paddling event in Europe. Vohandu marathon is organized every spring just after ice has melted in Vohandu river in Estonia. It is very brutal 100 km race with over 1300 participants using all types of paddling equipment.  read more...

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Why Anglers Support the Clean Water Rule

American Rivers (3 hrs. ago) - Now that summer is almost upon us, millions of Americans will take to our nation’s waterways for boating, swimming, and fishing. We can enjoy these waterways thanks in large part to the protections provided to them by the Clean Water Act.  read more...

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Locals show good form in Duisburg

ICF (4 hrs. ago) - Duisburg in Germany welcomes the cream of sprint canoeing to the second ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup of the 2015 season, 612 athletes’ from 52 nations, have gathered to compete on the regatta course that was built in 1935 and has hosted a record five World Championships, the last being 2013.  read more...

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10 hrs. agoTony Paradise Looking for the monks of Iona - Chapter 5
11 hrs. agoCanoe Kayak Missisquoi and Trout River Declared ‘Wild and Scenic’
12 hrs. agoWorld Paddle Association 2015 Jr Pro & Youth SUP Fiesta
14 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Zofia’S Trip to Uganda, Preparing for Worlds Anf Living The Life
14 hrs. agoSUPracer Ranking The Best Paddlers in Europe This Summer
14 hrs. agoSUPracer Travis Grant, Sonni Hönscheid Win The Port Adriano SUP Race As The Euro Tour Officially Begins
14 hrs. agoSUP Magazine Charlie Howden’S Costa Rican Epic
16 hrs. agoInternational Rivers Powerful Miniseries Depicts Struggles to Protect Sacred Indigenous Sites
18 hrs. agoBlack project Fins Take The Tigerchallenge
18 hrs. agoICF World's fastest set for Duisburg Showdown
20 hrs. USA wins their first World SUP & Paddle Championships
22 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers Lower Mississippi River Resource Assessment
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May 24Canoe Kayak Song of the British Paddle
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May 24Jackson Kayak Rock Star 2016 first impressions by Mat
May 24International Rivers Is the Grand Inga Too Big to Build?
May 24unsponsored Palm Equipment Arun Baselayer – First Look
May 24SUPfm Charlie Howden’S Costa Rican Paddle-Board Adventure
May 24Black project Fins Sonni Hoenscheid joins Black Project SUP team
May 24Jackson Kayak HOW Benefit Tournament
May 23Jackson Kayak Medical School – Still Time to Kayak?
May 23PeakUK Matty and Sal styling in Yorkshire
May 23Casting Tales A Date with The Devils
May 23Casting Tales Changes Are Coming
May 23Jackson Kayak Honey Holes
May 23Jackson Kayak Taking Flight on the Tallulah
May 23American Rivers River Guardians Spring Conservation Update Part 2
May 23Paddle Into Fitness March WPA & SUP Yoga Certification
May 23Kokatat Blog Race to Alaska - Soggy Beavers Update
May 23PaddleFit Congratulations to The U.S. Sup and Prone Team Who Are Now World
May 23Bote My Name Is Traveller
May 23Canoe Kayak Riding The Spike
May 22SUPracer The International SUP Racing Season Keeps On Rolling, Next Stop: The Euro Tour
May 22SUP Magazine Oil Spill in Santa Barbara’s Pacific Ocean Leaves County Coastline Coated
May 22Canoe Kayak Canoeing The Thames
May 22American Rivers Earth Day with Plow & Hearth
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May 22red paddle co Escape and Explore The Okavango Delta

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