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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.

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Bats Can Be Victims of Ignorance

Log of Ibi (11 min. ago) - It has been way too long held that the Hippocratic Oath, the oath that many physicians take when entering medical practice, contains the admonition to at least, “first, do no harm.” Well, it doesn't, and never did.  read more...

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Sup Women Jessica Rando

SUP Magazine (1 hour ago) - Ontario’s Jessica Rando is no newbie to winning in paddle sports. The Canadian is a World Champion Dragon Boat Racer, Canada’s Sprint Canoe National Champion and a Pan American Canoe and Kayak Champion. She also competed as a lightweight rower in college, and now competes in SUP while running a paddling business, The Paddle Coach.  read more...

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Kayak Angler's Choice Awards 2014

Jason Self - Kayak Angler (2 hrs. ago) - I'm incredibly honored to be nominated in the 2014 Kayak Angler's Choice Awards for the fourth year in a row. This year I was nominated in the Angler of the Year category, and I have to say the list is filled with some incredible kayak fishers, most of which I don't hold a candle to. Again to who ever nominated me, thank you.  read more...

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Rob's 2014 Hawkesbury Classic

Mark Sundin (3 hrs. ago) - After the first few kms of argy bargyout of Windsor we settled into our race pace and let the tidal current work its magic, taking us on the ebb as far as Sackville ahead of time. Paddling partner, Mark Hempel had plotted our likely ETA's at each checkpoint and these calculations put us on the Brooklyn finish line at 3.07.  read more...

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An Fheis Mhor - Scotland's Festival of Paddlesport

Mackayak (4 hrs. ago) - Each year the Scottish Canoe Association organise a weekend of films, talks, workshops and retail stands in Perth. Occurring simultaneously on the Saturday, dozens of people take part in the River Tay Descent in a variety of craft.  read more...

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