Week in Review: December 19, 2014

Bear Grylls on surfing the Ottawa River: “If he capsizes…he might not survive.” A little over-the-top? Maybe, but Devyn Scott sure is good at what he does Kayak launch fail. This shouldn’t be so difficult Sometimes the third time isn’t the charm La Garganta del Diablo, The Throat of the Devil Aptly named Kev Brady […]

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Valley Avocet LV


BIG PERFORMANCE, SMALL PACKAGE Valley Avocet LV $3,799 (Ultra Kevlar lay-up) valleyseakayaks.com L: 15 ft 11 in W: 20.5 in D: 11.5 in 45 lbs Made in: Nottingham, England Smaller paddlers have long craved a real “LV” (low-volume) sea kayak. This boat was the clear favorite of Kate and Danielle, and not just because it […]

Adidas Sickline 2008


Click here for the Video The World’s best whitewater kayakers met in early October 08′ in Austria’s tztal for a special kind of challenge: Adidas Sickline – the extreme Kayak World Championship. – In a tight and thrilling final on the legendary Wellerbrcke course German kayaker Thilo Niklas Schmitt won gold in Austria’s beautiful tztal. […]

Green River Race Results


Click here for the Video Name Time Place Pat Keller 4:31 1 Chris Gragtmans 4:35 2 Eric Deguil 4:42 3 Isaac Levinson 4:43 4 Andrew Holcombe 4:49 5 Toby MacDermott 4:54 6 John Grace 4:54 6 Drew Duval 4:54 6 Pablo McCandless 4:55 9 Geoff Calhoun 4:56 10 Nathan Silsbee 4:56 10 Fergus Coffey 4:56 […]

Northern Forest Canoe Trail


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Registration opens for 2009 Yukon River Quest


Registrations are now being accepted for the 11th annual Yukon River Quest, the longest annual canoe and kayak race in the world, which will be held June 24-June 28, 2009. The 740-kilometer (460-mile) wilderness adventure paddling marathon is held on the Yukon River from Whitehorse to Dawson City in Canada’s Yukon Territory. New online entry […]

Class III in southern Chile


Story by Kate Stepan “Just show up around noon,” shrugs English-born Ben May, owner of the Kayak Chile paddle shop on the main street of Pucon, an adventure-touristy town in southern Chile known mostly for the 2,847-meter volcano Villarrica looming a few kilometers to the south. “We’ll get you on the river.” Though we’re here […]

Liquidlogic’s Shane Benedict at the Green River Race


It’s Green River Race time! Liquidlogic’s Shane Benedict shares his perspective.

Falklands 2009 Sea Kayak Expedition


In January and February of 2009, New York City based kayaker Marcus Demuth will attempt to circumnavigate all 776 Falkland Islands by sea kayak, a journey of over 850 Miles. The goal of the expedition is to be the first kayaker to successfully circumnavigate the 776 Falkland Islands and to document and study the marine […]

Adidas Sickline 2008 Video


The adidas Sickline is back – the extreme Kayak World Championship.
At the famous Wellerbrcke, the tz river holds one of the most sophisticated whitewater sections on earth, thus the perfect setting to determine the world’s best extreme kayakers.

Antarctic Kayak Expedition


Exploring Effects of Global Warming on the Antarctic Coast In December 2008, Cristian Donoso, Juan Pablo Ortega and Roger Rovira will travel to the Antarctic Peninsula to make a 550-mile self-supported kayak journey to the Palmer Archipelago and the Danco Coast to study wildlife density and explore the effects of global warming on the Antarctic […]

Anthony Yap’s Adios Video


Anthony Yap has been going big in Bliss-Stick kayaks for a decade. This week, the Australian native bid adieu to the New Zealand company, check out the goodbye video.

Anthony Yap Says Adios to Bliss-Stick


Anthony Yap has been going big in Bliss-Stick kayaks for a decade. This week, the Australian native bid adieu to the New Zealand company in the following press release: “After 10 year’s of paddling in Bliss-Stick boats, I’m sad to say that next year I will be moving on. I just wanted to take this […]

Bluewater Jon Kayak Fishing for Marlin


Jon lands and releases 8 marlin from a kayak in a two day period. All of it was filmed in high def by a professional videographer.

Boater shot: Good aim, poor impulse control


Story By Bart Pfankuch PARRISH ‹ A boater whose engine wake turned over a canoe on the Manatee River Sunday afternoon was shot in the buttocks after one of the canoeists fired a gun in retaliation for being swamped, authorities said. The incident happened around 5:15 p.m. Sunday near the Fort Hamer boat landing on […]

The Range Life Discovers New Steep Creek, BC


Story and Photos by: The Range Life They first discovered the canyon on an aerial scout of the Upper Squamish back in 2005, but it took 7 different scouting missions to determine if the run was navigable. In 2007 they put on the creek and discovered a incredible series of waterfalls that lead into a […]

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