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Goods for the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

A look at C&K Editor-at-Large Alan Kesselheim’s packing list for his summer sojourn on the portage-studded 740-mile Northern Forest Canoe Trail route from New York to Maine.

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Back to the Amazon

10.09.2009

When Canadian filmmaker Chris Forde paddled the Mississippi River with Don and Dana Starkell a few summers ago, he couldn’t help but feel he was part of the original 1980 father and son journey from Winnipeg, Manitoba to the mouth of the Amazon River. “They were pretty much using the same equipment they had on […]

C&K On Assignment

10.07.2009

C&K On Assignment Wabakimi Provincial Park Imagine a tract of roadless wilderness the size of the Boundary Waters and Quetico combined that’s laced with whitewater rivers and interconnected lakes, peppered with smoothrock campsites and is home to one of North America’s most southerly herds of woodland caribou. At 2.2 million acres, northwestern Ontario’s Wabakimi Provincial […]

Wet Dream Result Trailer

10.07.2009

This is the trailer for the full video, “Wet Dream Result,” a film of vast importance to all humanity, and a tribute to those who push the limits so hard that the limits are like, “Ow! Stop pushing me!”

Kayak Fishing Tales Episode 19 – Getting Back on the Horse

10.02.2009

Get back on your kayak if you swim

Outdoor Retailer Moves to back to August

10.02.2009

Outdoor Retailer Moves to back to August Organizer announces discounts for paddlesports companies San Diego, Calif. – This week Nielsen Business Media and the Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) Paddle Council announced that Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (OR) will move from July to the first week in August 2010. Boat exhibitors also will receive discounted booth […]

The Hurricane Riders | Pushing Sea Kayaking to the Edge

10.01.2009

The Hurricane Riders Pushing Sea Kayaking to the Edge Like so many nefarious plans, the idea for The Hurricane Riders was hatched in a Volkswagen Van. In January 2008, after a stormy day paddling off West Vancouver’s Ambleside Beach, sea kayak instructors James Dunderdale and Marty Perry took shelter in Dunderdale’s bus, where they passed […]

Rivers Revolution

09.23.2009

Rivers Revolution Mark Angelo never imagined that by rounding up some paddler friends and rafting British Columbia’s Thompson River on a September afternoon in 1980 he’d start a global environmental movement. “We cleaned up garbage and debris from the river and hired a tug to pull some old car wrecks off the river banks,” says […]

CARING FOR THE COAST

09.17.2009

CARING FOR THE COAST Decades’ old marine sanctuary proposal revived A 29-year-old plan that would extend the Monterey Bay Marine Sanctuary on California’s central coast to include the waters of San Luis Bay is experiencing a revival—in part due to paddler support. Kayak surfer, sea kayaker and videographer Vincent Shay has partnered with the Surfrider […]

The Triberider’s SE Asian Invasion

09.17.2009

A short highlight of some paddling in South East Asia

Tom Bergh Unfiltered

09.16.2009

Tom Bergh’s moustache is older than most of the folks he boats with. He makes his living paddling, and if you pry, he’ll tell about self-supported missions to the ends of the earth, but he’s not your typical pro. He is a guide, first and foremost. It’s a role he values in a deep way. […]

The Duffek Stroke with Zoar Outdoor’s Bruce Lessels

09.14.2009

Learn the duffek and cross duffek stroke for flatwater canoeing

Ocean Minded: The Hurricane Riders

09.09.2009

Another video from British Columbia’s big-boat and big water crew

Canoeing is Not Dead

09.09.2009

OC1 Freestyle World Champ Jeremy Laucks’ winning rides

Round the Rock Stand Up Paddle Race

09.09.2009

Washington’s Mercer Island is set to host the Pacific Northwest’s  largest Stand Up Paddle (SUP) race Sept. 27, 2009.  All proceeds from entrants and sponsors will benefit the, Surfrider Foundation’s Seattle and South Sound Chapters. The Seattle and South Sound Chapters will be using funds raised to set up Blue Water Task Force (BWTF) labs.  […]

Love and Marriage: Emily Jackson and Nick Troutman Win Freestyle World Titles

09.08.2009

Husband and wife duo, Emily Jackson and Nick Troutman, captured world titles this weekend in Thun, Switzerland during the 2009 ICF World Freestyle Kayaking Championships. It was the second title in a row for Jackson, who also won in 2007 on the Ottawa. Reno, Nevada’s Jason Craig won in the junior men’s category and Pennsylvania’s […]

Jackson Kayak: Freestyle World Championships Quarterfinals

09.08.2009

For photos and results of the Freestyle World Championships Quarterfinals click here!

Liquidlogic presents ‘The Combat Roll’

09.03.2009

Instructional video presented by Liquidlogic, demonstrating the Combat Roll

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