Race Preview: Adidas Sickline 2014

When the world’s top kayakers began arriving in Austria’s Oetztal this week, they were greeted with sunny days, low flows and the technical lines that make the annual Adidas Sickline Championships one of Europe’s most-anticipated whitewater events. Overnight rain brought water up significantly on Wednesday, however, and racers found themselves training on a much more […]

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Video: ‘Seasons: Winter,’ from The Banks Mag


Brian ‘Breal’ Ward on paddling in winter

25 Years of Santa Cruz with Dennis Judson


The legendary Dennis Judson is hard to miss.

Remembering Ellen DeBondt


Washington resident remembered for brilliant smile and passion for paddling

Canoecopia: Best in Show


Event organizer Darren Bush’s picks for this weekend’s best presentations at Canoecopia

Gatherings: La Push Pummel


Winter wave seekers gather on Washington coast for annual weekend surf session

Liquid Liberation


A kayak is freedom for Caleb Brousseau, star of film, ‘My Hero’

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

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