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Running Brazil’s Rio Mambucaba

Running Brazil's Rio Mambucaba

I knew I had forgotten something when coming to Brazil. I realized what it was—to learn Portuguese—when I tried to ask how long the drive would be. Thanks to my book, Beginning Portuguese, which I[...]

Bratislava #7

Bratislava #7

"Why is this French C-2 team paddling on the same side?" I asked in the caption to my photo in Bratislava #3. Now I know that my guess was wrong: They weren't "just hacking around." In the C-2 final S[...]

Bratislava #5

Bratislava #5

t wasn't exactly a quiet day at the course today, but the sound was not the roar of the crowd, rather the roar of the event-canceling wind. What's a honed and hungry racer to do?

Tunnel Vision

Tunnel Vision

Something bad happened to North American tent design shortly after the first freestanding dome tents became popular in the 1980s. With the exception of those who clung to tired yet trusty A-frames, th[...]

VIRTUAL COACH: Packing for a SUP Trip

VIRTUAL COACH: Packing for a SUP Trip

Video: SUP author and instructor Rob Casey's 18 tips

Stories from the River

Stories from the River

Five2Nine Productions’ Currents series of online videos came full circle last month when Ottawa-based videographer Mike McKay returned to Hood River, Ore., for the third time to shoot whitewater pad[...]

Video: Worlds Breakdown

Video: Worlds Breakdown

Video round-up, with Emily Jackson as host, breaking down the finals of the ICF Freestyle Kayak World Championships over the weekend in Plattling, Germany.

Whitewater Needs More… Cheat Fest

Whitewater Needs More... Cheat Fest

Mud squishes between my toes as the Halftime String Band takes the stage. My buddy Bob Spangler plucks hollow notes on his upright bass. Yesterday he led me down the lower Big Sandy for the first time[...]

To Save a Wooden Canoe: Part 4

To Save a Wooden Canoe: Part 4

“So you’re starting to see what I mean about all the sanding?” says Ron Pellinen, my wooden canoe-building mentor, when I walk into his shop on a brisk March morning in Northern Ontario. Perched[...]

Gallery: Toketee Falls – First Descent

Gallery: Toketee Falls - First Descent

Images of Chris Korbulic running Oregon's Toketee Falls