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2012 Movie of the Year: Canoe Movie 2: Uncharted Waters AMONGSTiT Canoe Movie 2 Trailer from Amongst It on Vimeo. 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. Stay tuned for full [...]
2012 Reel of the Year: Slippery When Wet: GoPro Reel Shasta Boyz Productions Slippery When Wet: GoPro Reel from Shon Bollock on Vimeo. GoPro Hero footage compiled from Shasta Boyz Productions latest creation Slippery When Wet. Stay tuned for full video of the show.
2012 Paddle With Purpose: Heroes On The Water The Cause: Healing wounded spirits through kayak fishing The Instigator: Jim Dolan The Method: Bring 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. What looks like a day trip of [...]
2012 Male Paddler of the Year: Isaac Levinson Age: 22 / Atlanta, Georgia Known For: Bringing his slalom skills to creek races This Year: 2011 Green Race champion, North America’s top finisher in the inaugural AWP Whitewater World Series (No. 2 overall), Noccalula huck What’s Next: Run at the AWP crown, defending his title on [...]
2012 Female Paddler of the Year: Adriene Levknecht Age: 23/ Saluda, North Carolina Known For: Green Race dominance and freestyle chops. This Year: Set a course record en route to her fifth Green Race title, capped that with a win at the Buena Vista Pro Rodeo. What’s Next: Lowering the Green Race record, competing in [...]
2012 Expedition of the Year: Ellesmere Circumnavigation Jon Turk and Erik Boomer The Mission: Ski and kayak 1,500 miles around Ellesmere Island in the Canadian High Arctic The Crux: 17 days trapped by shifting sea ice Extenuating Circumstances: Extreme weather, unpredictable ice, curious polar bears The Fine Print: Turk experienced kidney failure just hours after [...]