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Bike2Boat, Norway

11.14.2012

For three weeks last July, filmmaker Olaf Obsommer, engineer Lukas Wielatt, and journalist Philip Baues traveled from river to river throughout Norway — all with their kayaks hitched to their bikes. Their goal was to paddle Norway’s classic whitewater while leaving a small carbon footprint and experiencing the challenge of minimalist travel. Biking with the […]

Nile Fest Special

10.16.2012

Day 3 of the Nile River Festival went HUGE. It was a slow morning after a big night in camp. It rained nearly 3 inches Saturday night, which created a massive mud pit in the middle of the party. Mud dancing and wrestling lasted throughout the night! The hang-over cure was a 15 kilometer mass-start race from Itanda to Nile Special Sunday morning. Local paddler Jackson 1 (that is his real name; he has two brothers named Jackson 2 and Jackson 3) got the beatdown of the weekend in the Bad Place at the bottom of Itanda, starting the day off with a big swim!

Local Emotion: The Hendri Coetzee Itanda Falls Race

10.14.2012

Ugandan David Moor wins Itanda Race at Nile River Festival.

On Tap: Ruckus on the Rio Grande

10.11.2012

When it comes to the U.S.-Mexico Border perhaps it’s natural for the media to focus on bad news. But residents of Laredo are having none of it.

Big-Wave Kickoff

10.04.2012

The first annual Pacific Paddle Surf Series kicked off this past weekend with Oregon’s Pacific City Surf Off. Competitor/correspondent Bryon Dorr brings the 10-foot waves of the multi-discipline event to life in this dispatch from the first of five West Coast contests.

Kayaking Ukraine: Take-Out

09.28.2012

Episode 10 of Jeffrey and Giulio’s Ukrainian Odyssey.

Kayaking Ukraine: The Dam

09.27.2012

Episode Nine of Jeffrey and Giulio’s Ukrainian Odyssey.

Kayaking Ukraine: Snakes And A Storm

09.24.2012

Episode Eight of Jeffrey and Giulio’s Ukrainian Odyssey.

En Route: The Trans-Territorial Canoe Expedition (Stage IV)

09.21.2012

Dispatch No. 4 from a 2,600 mile canoe journey across Canada’s Territories.

The Hidden Coast, Revealed

09.18.2012

The Hidden Coast Paddling Festival celebrates the other side of Florida.

En Route: The Trans-Territorial Canoe Expedition (Stage III)

09.18.2012

Dispatch No. 3 from a 2,600 mile canoe journey across Canada’s Territories.

Kayaking Ukraine: Sleeping With Hornets

08.22.2012

Dispatch No. 5 from Jeffery and Giulio as they paddle the length of Ukraine’s Dnieper River.

Kayaking Ukraine: A Day In Town

08.20.2012

Dispatch No. 4 from Jeffery and Giulio as they paddle the length of Ukraine’s Dnieper River.

En Route: The Trans-Territorial Canoe Expedition (Stage II)

08.14.2012

Dispatch No. 2 from a 2,600 mile canoe journey across Canada’s Territories.

Thames Pub Crawl: River Gypsies

08.10.2012

Dispatch No. 5 from a 150-mile bar hopping paddle down The Thames River.

Thames Pub Crawl: A Proper Failure

08.09.2012

Dispatch No. 4 from a 150-mile bar hopping paddle down The Thames River

Club Mend: Build Your Own Kayak

08.09.2012

Turning a box of wood into a kayak.

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