The North Fork Championship went off in a big way earlier this month. In the last 12 days, the media has been spewing into the web-o-sphere, with stylized video from Skip Armstrong and fantastic images from A-list photographers like Mike Leeds. And so it should. A gigantic rapid (Jacob’s Ladder) and easy spectator viewing made the NFC one of the most awe-inspiring creek races in recent memory.

The only thing missing? The voices of the players—the athletes and organizers that made the event tick. And so we present, Voices from the NFC.

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