NRS NRS is a leading manufacturer and distributor of innovative, rugged paddling gear and high-performance inflatable boats. Born in a college professor’s garage in 1972 as Northwest River Supplies, NRS has become a major force in the outdoor industry and an important ambassador for the paddlesports community—inspiring and equipping countless boaters in the U.S. and around the world. NEXEN TIRE Originally established in 1942 as Heung-A Tire, Nexen Tire has over 60 years of tradition as a respected leader in the tire industry. Acknowledged as Korea’s first tire company, we first began car tire production in 1956. Over 30 years later, in 1985, the company was expanded through the construction of a radial tire factory in Yangsan, Korea. Through an alliance six years later with a Japanese company, OHTSU Tire & Rubber, we furthered our technological know-how and manufacturing capabilities. LEVEL SIX- Level Six redesigns, challenges and recreates paddling gear as we know it today. Like other industries, Level Six believes the paddling world needs an identity of its own and that is what Level Six will continue to provide with innovation. DANUUU Danuu Kayak & Canoe Accessories, a Southern California company geared up to make your paddling experience a no brainer with equipment and covers to keep you and your gear in good condition and ready for any go-out!
ShredReady SHREDREADY Based out in Auburn, Alabama, the name Shred Ready comes from thoughts that went through founder Tom Sherburne’s head as he cartwheeled in his local play spot back in 1996: “I am ready to shred.” Those words formed into the philosophy of “being READY to have fun, progress and do things better than they have been done in the past.”
GoPro GOPRO helps people capture and share their lives’ most meaningful experiences with others—to celebrate them together. Like how a day on the mountain with friends is more meaningful than one spent alone, the sharing of our collective experiences makes our lives more fun. The world’s most versatile cameras are what we make. Enabling you to share your life through incredible photos and videos is what we do.
Canoe & Kayak CANOE & KAYAK MAGAZINE Since 1973, Canoe & Kayak magazine has been the world’s leader in paddlesports media. C&K reaches over 300,000 enthusiastic paddlers every month through print, digital mobile devices and tablets, events, and online at The award winning publication is part of TEN: Action/Outdoor, a TEN: The Enthusiast Network company.