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2013 Canoe & Kayak Awards Results

08.02.2013 //

Re-watch your favorite moments from the show and find out who took home the hardware

People’s Choice Photo Contest Presented by Body Glove Footwear

08.02.2013 //

Darin McQuoid is a California-based whitewater photographer and paddler.

2013 CANOE & KAYAK AWARDS PRESENTED BY VERIZON SHOW INTRO

08.02.2013 //

C&K Editor Jeff Moag kicks off the 2013 Canoe & Kayak Awards in Salt Lake

Male Paddler of the Year – Isaac Levinson

08.07.2012 //

Whitewater legend, Rob Lesser presents Male Paddler of the year to Isaac Levinson, a Green Race podium fixture for the last few years, is making his run at a world title with a win at the 2012 AWP series’ first stage, the Little White Race, with race partner Evan Garcia.

Lifetime Achievement – Martin Litton

08.06.2012 //

NRS founder and President, Bill Parks presents the Lifetime Achievement to Martin Litton who is a singular force of nature—a Category 5 hurricane of eloquence, passion, and pig-headed obduracy quite unlike anything that has ever blown across the American landscape.

Zeal Optics Expedition of the Year – Ellesmere Circumnavigation

08.06.2012 //

Expedition legend, Scott Lindgren presents this award to Turk and Boomer who were an unlikely team to ski and sea kayak 1,500 miles around a remote arctic island.

Female Paddler of the Year – Adriene Levknecht

08.06.2012 //

Risa Shimoda, barrier-breaking paddler presents this award. Lowering the Green Race record, competing in the Whitewater Grand Prix in Chile Adriene Levknecht charges. In addition to her serial dominance of the Green River Narrows Race, she just graduated college and got a job as a paramedic.

Movie of the Year – Canoe Movie 2

08.06.2012 //

Presented by filmmaker extraordinaire Steve Fisher, the sequel to 2010’s groundbreaking Canoe Movie includes more jaw-dropping whitewater canoeing footage from across North America, including first canoe descents of Colorado steep creeks and North Carolina’s notorious Toxaway River.

Paddle With a Purpose – Heroes on the Water

08.06.2012 //

Presented by Mark Singleton, American Whitewater Executive Director, Heroes on the Water brought wounded veterans together with experienced kayak anglers, and go fishing. Heroes on the Water serves all military personnel who have been wounded, injured or disabled.

Reel of the Year – Slippery When Wet

08.06.2012 //

Presented by Jeff Moag, Editor-in-Chief and Jim Marsh, Publisher of Canoe & Kayak magazine Slippery When Wet: GoPro Reel from Shon Bollock on Vimeo. GoPro Hero footage compiled from Shasta Boyz Productions latest creation Slippery When Wet.

Red Carpet – Nick Troutman

08.06.2012 //

Nick Trout shows his support for his wife and brother-in-law, both nominees.

Red Carpet – Fred Norquist

08.06.2012 //

West Coast paddler and team Liquid Logic paddler, Fred Norquist.

Red Carpet – Emily Jackson

08.06.2012 //

Female Paddler of the Year nominee, Emily Jackson.

Red Carpet – Isaac Levinson

08.06.2012 //

Male Paddler of the Year nominee, Isaac Levinson.

Canoe & Kayak Awards Results

08.03.2012 //

Full results from the biggest night in paddlesports.

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