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One Square Mile of Hope Event Sets New World Record

Above: World record by Hashtag. Check out the event’s Instagram photos tagged to #OneSquareMileofHope By Mike Lynch The One Square Mile of Hope breast cancer fundraiser looks like it has regained the Guinness World Record for the largest raft of canoes, kayaks and guide boats. Despite rain and 50-degree temperatures, more than 2,700 boats came […]

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La La Land | Exploring the used, abused and often surreal L.A. River

06.10.2009

Most of the time, a mere ribbon of water and algae collects in the center of this 40-foot deep, 100-foot-wide culvert, and in 1989, a local politician actually proposed turning the river into a dry-season freeway. So when we round a bend in the concrete-walled canyon and spot the maintenance truck rolling down the streambed, […]

Conan O’Brien Canoes the L.A. River

06.10.2009

From “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien”

Teva Mountain Games

06.10.2009

The Freestyle Kayaking Competition, sponsored by Jackson Kayaking, went down at last weekend’s Teva Mountain Games.

World Rafting Championships

06.02.2009

To be the best, you’ve got to beat the best. The United States men’s whitewater raft team knows this competition maxim all too well, having defended its title as the U.S.’s top raft team for the past seven years.

Kayak Fishing Tales Episode 12

06.02.2009

Using a Baitcaster, Part 1 with Jim Sammon

The North Fork of the Payette

05.26.2009

Long continuous rapids, ocean size waves, micro eddies, and shallow water traveling at a high velocity over knife edged granite boulders.

Paddling Life Pro Invitational

05.26.2009

With high water coursing down the Rocky Mountains, freshly married Nick Troutman of Jackson Kayak took home top overall honors at this year’s Canoe and Kayak-sponsored Paddling Life Pro Invitational on Monday, May 25, capping off the weekend-long Yampa River Festival. Troutman, the world freestyle kayak bronze medalist, earned the title after looping to a […]

California’s South Branch of the Feather

05.22.2009

California’s South Branch of the Feather By Rfkayakers.blogspot.com

Celtic Tiderace 2

05.19.2009

Attempting to make the first successful kayak crossing from Scotland to the Faroe Islands On the fourth of June 2009 Patrick Winterton will embark on an attempt to make the first successful kayak crossing from Scotland to the Faroe Islands, a distance of over 225 miles (360km) across one of the most tidal and stormbound […]

Tyler Bradt’s World Record Plunge

05.15.2009

On April 21, Tyler Bradt kayaked over 186-foot-high Palouse Falls, breaking the waterfall world record of 127 feet. Produced by Aurora Photos.

Tyler Bradt Graces Sports Illustrated

05.14.2009

Finding Tyler Bradt in the pages of every paddlesports mag in the industry has been easy. Now you can find him gracing the pages of Sports Illustrated too. In April, Bradt destoyed his own world record-and the unofficial marks of Paul Gamache and Brazil’s Pedro Oliva-when he stuck 186-foot Palouse Falls in Washington. NBC’s Today […]

Reno River Festival Finals

05.12.2009

2009 Reno Men’s and Woman’s Final

Slalom Phenom Tyler Hinton

05.04.2009

Tyler Hinton isn’t a “regular” high school student, and he doesn’t play a “regular” sport. Hinton is a Whitewater C1 Slalom racer, a sport that has had him enamored from a young age. After teaming up with Coach Chris Wiegand of the Rocky Mountain Canoe & Kayak Club, Hinton’s sport has allowed him to travel the globe and train with some of the best that the world has to offer. He’s only a sophomore and along with growth comes endless possibilities…

Images From the Cheat Race

05.04.2009

Check out all the action from Cheat Race, photos courtesy of Irene Owsley.

Guiding California’s Cherry Creek

04.30.2009

Located just outside Yosemite National Park, the Class V Cherry Creek is the most challenging and exciting commercially run river in California.

Exploring Vancouver Island

04.29.2009

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Sea Kayaking Party Tricks

04.28.2009

The dynamic duo of Ian and Megan doing sea kayaking party tricks with friends off of Golden Gardens, Puget Sound, WA. (Shot w/a GoPro Hero digital wide-angle camera mounted to each of their bows. Music: “We’ve Only Just Begun,” by Run Kid Run.)

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