On Saturday afternoon, April 19, Polish adventurer Aleksander “Olek” Doba officially completed his second successful trans-Atlantic crossing by sea kayak. We go behind the scenes of the 67-year-old’s eventful waterfront landfall in New Smyrna Beach Fla., to hear from Doba and his closest team of closest supporters to get some questions answered about the 167-day, 6,000-plus-mile crossing.

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Video: Historic Boats in the Grand Canyon


Documenting a unique Grand Canyon run in historic wooden boats

Unplugged: Washington’s Canyon Creek


Enormous logjam created two years ago by flooding flushes out in more floods

First Descent of Pennsylvania’s ‘Powder Hole’


Jared Seiler runs infamous falls of Wapwallopen Creek near Nescopeck, PA

Powder Hole First Descent Gallery


First descent of Powder Hole

An Unlikely Union at Ellesmere Island


Whitewater young guns Tyler Bradt and Erik Boomer join forces with veteran arctic explorer Jon Turk for 100-day circumnavigation attempt

A British Canoe Union 5-Star Training Course


On assignment for C&K at the Golden Gate Sea Kayak Symposium

Photo Book: 2011 Unlimited Dusi Canoe Marathon


Images from South Africa’s legendary three-day kayak marathon

The Unlimited Dusi Canoe Marathon 2011


Images from South Africa’s legendary three-day kayak marathon

Santa Cruz Paddlefest Celebrates 25 Years!


The Santa Cruz Paddle Festival has long been the kickoff to the paddle event season. Twenty-five years later, the vibe is pretty much the same but the party has gotten a whole lot bigger. One thing that has certainly changed, says organizer Dennis Judson, is boat design. In the quarter century that kayak and waveski […]

Slippery When Wet, No. 2: Chris Korbulic


Published: February 22, 2011 A new trailer from Shasta Boyz Productions‘ forthcoming film, featuring Chris Korbulic. Details: “This is the second of seven trailers from Shasta Boyz Productions NEW film, Slippery When Wet. Each trailer will feature an athlete from the movie and give some insight into each characters lifestyle. The sequel to Wet Dreams, […]

Susquehanna: Source to Sea


Eighteen days down the Susquehanna River by canoe

Game On! – Jim Sammons’ Top Three Kayak Fishing Locales


IN THE WORLD OF KAYAK FISHING, JIM SAMMONS IS KIND OF A BIG DEAL. Probably because he knows how to catch really big fish from the seat of a kayak. He’s already started filming the third season of The Kayak Fishing Show on the World Fishing Network, and his Kayak Fishing: Game On DVD series […]

Video: SKILS Staff “Retreat”


Published: February 21, 2011 What does the crew from Canada-based SKILS—Sea Kayak Instruction & Leadership Systems—do for a staff “retreat”? See for yourself:

The latest from Norquist: Dipper Creek, British Columbia


Published: February 21 2011 The latest video from paddling filmmaker Fred Norquist, with the Norquist lowdown: “Dipper Creek, British Columbia is one of the most beautiful and committing places I have ever been. The gorge is incredible, the rapids and waterfalls are incredibly fun, but it’s a lot of work. There are a few involved […]

Susquehanna Gallery


Steve Thomas calling to arrange portage around massive Holtwood Dam, Holtwood, Penn. Photo: Erik Schlimmer

Trailer: Frontier, a film by Rush Sturges


Frontier follows up where Dream Result left off, following a group of kayakers on another adventure around the globe, featuring footage from Mexico, China, Iceland, Norway, Northwest U.S.A., British Columbia and Quebec.

Trailer: Halo Effect, by the Brothers Fisher


An adventure kayaking film from the Brothers Fisher

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