Joe Potoczak

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Circumnavigating Palawan, “the world’s best island”

Circumnavigating Palawan, “the world’s best island”

Two friends from the UK set out for the Philippines adventure of a lifetime, and find plenty of it along the way

5,000 miles on $37: the incredible journey of ‘Adventure Aaron’

5,000 miles on $37: the incredible journey of ‘Adventure Aaron’

With little money and less experience Aaron Carotta completes a 5,000-mile canoe journey with help from a few riverside angels along the way.

An Epic Family Canoe Adventure

An Epic Family Canoe Adventure

Inside a mom, dad and baby’s two-month journey across the Canadian north.

Flash-flooding Causes Gasoline Spill on the Susquehanna River

Flash-flooding Causes Gasoline Spill on the Susquehanna River

A severe yet isolated flash-flooding event earlier this week in the Appalachian Mountains of central Pennsylvania ruptured a pipeline operated by Sunoco Logistics, spilling an estimated 55,000 gallons[...]

Only at Gauley Fest

Only at Gauley Fest

6 unique 'Beast of the East' scenes that define American Whitewater's annual September gathering

Expedition Update: Greenland Kite Kayak Supertrip 5000

Expedition Update: Greenland Kite Kayak Supertrip 5000

After 38 days and over 620 miles, the expedition crew of Ben Stookesberry, Erik Boomer, and Sarah McNair-Landry successfully crossed the Greenland ice sheet, reaching a place they have proclaimed the [...]

Watch: 2016 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup Final

Watch: 2016 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup Final

The 2016 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup concludes this weekend on the Sava River in Tacen, Slovenia, a suburb just outside the capital city of Ljubljana. The finale will not only complete the major intern[...]

Watch: ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup 4

Watch: ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup 4

Following an Olympic intermission, action now resumes for the 2016 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup. The fourth of five stages in the circuit takes place September 2-4 at the whitewater channel fed by the V[...]

Greenland Kite Kayak Supertrip 5000

Greenland Kite Kayak Supertrip 5000

Sarah McNair-Landry, Erik Boomer and Ben Stookesberry have set out on as bold and unique of a put-in approach as whitewater expedition paddling has even seen. With the assistance of skis and kites the[...]

Rio 2016 Recap: Triple-medalists for Brazil and Hungary highlight Olympic canoe sprint finals

Rio 2016 Recap: Triple-medalists for Brazil and Hungary highlight Olympic canoe sprint finals

Newly minted Brazilian national hero Isaquias Queiroz dos Santos and Hungary's Danuta Kozak claim historic three-medal canoe sprint performances in Rio