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Day Three of Worlds

Rapid Magazine Blog (15 min. ago) - Just off the mountain after one of the most exhilarating days at a Slalom Worlds in my memory. My voice is hoarse from cheering, making writing the ideal activity especially as I’m writing my post from the end of the local Brewery’s wooden table surrounded by some of the World’s top paddlers.  read more...

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Lefevre Gold At 2014 Slaom Worlds

Canoe Kayak (1 hour ago) - Fabien Lefevre, the young French superstar turned American veteran, today won the 2014 C-1 world championship at home in his adopted country. It’s Lefevre’s seventh ICF world championship gold, but his first in C-1, and first as an American.  read more...

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Paddlefit Comes to New Zealand

SUPSNZ (2 hrs. ago) - PaddleFit combines outdoor fitness with stand up paddle training and techniques. Their goal is to provide you with a system that helps you achieve your fitness goals, improve your technique and guide you on your path to a healthy lifestyle.  read more...

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Akarana Winter Series 2014 Final Race

SUPSNZ (3 hrs. ago) - Akarana Winter Series, Race 9 on Tuesday 23 September is the final race of the 2014 Winter Season. A challenging and fun 4.5km course on the Waitemata harbour, with currents, chop, ferry wake, tide and wind makes for good racing.  read more...

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Starboard Paddle for Hope 2014

SUPSNZ (4 hrs. ago) - Now in its fourth year, the hugely popular Starboard Paddle For Hope has outgrown the Viaduct Harbour, and will this year be at the new inner-city location of St Mary's Bay, Westhaven.  read more...

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