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The Lake Superior River

American Rivers (56 min. ago) - Today’s guest blog is a part of the America’s Most Endangered Rivers® series highlighting the St. Louis River in Minnesota. Our guest blogger is Nancy Schuldt, Water Projects Coordinator for the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa.  read more...

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Word on The Water Would You Rather

SUP Magazine (1 hour ago) - I’d surf a 20-foot wave. Rapids are pretty cool, I grew up around them my whole life but I feel like nothing compares to the power of a huge wave. It would be incredible just to be part of it.  read more...

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Laird Hamilton’s Primal Workout

Laird Hamilton (2 hrs. ago) - Exercise doesn’t have to be complicated. Simply focusing on everyday actions pushing, pulling, squatting, bending, lunging, and rotating is a time-tested way to get in great shape, fast. I think of those six movements as primal human motions, and I’ve found a certain joy in ditching elaborate routines and fancy gear, and basing my training around them instead.  read more...

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Review - Kodak SP360 Full HD Wi‑Fi 360‑degree Camera

Rob Casey (3 hrs. ago) - If you're looking for super wide angle views of our paddling, check out the Kodak Pixpro SP360. I've been testing the camera over the summer and have come up with some fun footage showing 100% of my activity whether surfing, flat water paddling or viewing marine life underwater.  read more...

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ASTRAL G Rubber Science

unsponsored (4 hrs. ago) - When Astral first launched their line of watershoes a few years back the sole was constructed from Five Ten Stealth rubber. However Five Ten were bought out by Adidas and the availability of the Stealth rubber sole for third parties dried up.  read more...

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