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2012 results, Uncategorized »
The first ever World Kayak Home town Throw down was a super success with ideal levels and enthusiastic participants. A team from Endless Adventure travelled 10+ hours to the location for a fun filled weekend of playboating, event judging and meeting new people. Eric Albert from The Rocky Mountain Canoe and Kayak Club put on a stellar event with some of the best food, prizes and venue of any White Water event attended this year.
Be sure to check out the event next year for some amazing playboating, warm water, …
2012 HTTD »
The second HTTD to hit the koots came after wrapping up the highest water Kootenay Whitewater Festival in history on Sunday evening. The competitors were soggy after surviving the rainy flood level festival and it seemed like the World Kayak HTTD would produce a weak turnout. Lucky for us the sun found it’s way through the clouds and the record high water produced a surf wave in Trail that blew everyone out of the water, some literally.
Industrial hole was in last season for the first time in over 12 years …
2012 HTTD, Uncategorized »
With three divisions, Long Boat, Expert, and intermediate paddlers had ample categories to showcase their skills. We even had a R-2 Raft team that placed third in the longboat group. Sven P grabbed the first spot in the expert category placing first in all heats while the intermediate group was a neck to neck match with loving couple Ian and Heather battling it out. The long boat group was won narrowly by Endless Adventure young ripper, Sam the Hammer.
After the event the group met at Whisper’s Take out for some …
2011 Pro Event Coverage, Whitewater, currents »
Season 2 : Episode 1
The Whitewater Grand Prix and Hell or High Water are two major whitewater events that just occurred in Canada. While these events are very different, both of these events play a role in corresponding whitewater federations in Quebec and Ontario. Both have also acted as a launching pad for these groups [...]
The Teva Mountain Games has officially ended. It was another fantastic year, with good weather, good water conditions and a super tight competition.
For me this is 7 years in a row of winning the Teva Mountain Game Freestyle Event. Super cool!
Ruth Ebens and I trained hard together to get ready for the world championships and [...]
Teva Mountain games is kicking off in style. With the Steep Creek Yesterday and now the Pro Freestyle, there is no shortage of kayaking action.
I had an amazing day cheering on all the competitors, walking around the town, watching the Premier of Ben Stookesberry’s film Kadoma as well as Rush Sturges’s film Frontier. Both epic [...]
2011 Pro Event Coverage, 2011 USAFK Points Series, Whitewater, bv pro rodeo, cks, greg parker »
This past weekend the streets of Buena Vista filled up for Colorado Kayak Supply’s annual Paddlefest.
The gear sale/swap and in store sale are great ways to gear up for the season and Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center organizes a variety of clinics so you can learn from the pros.
If your looking for competition, South Main hosted [...]
2011 Pro Event Coverage, 2011 USAFK Points Series, Rockstar Carbon, Whitewater, bv pro rodeo, cks festival, rockstar, south main »
The Colorado Kayak Supply Annual Sale and BV Pro Rodeo took off with a Bang.
This morning Earl gave us our cheat sheets, and maps to all the demo areas as well as some sweet T-Shirts!
Everyone split up after that, some on clinics, some in the shop and some training in the hole. I had the [...]
2011 Pro Event Coverage, 2011 USAFK Points Series, Whitewater, events, green river, point series, recap, usfka, wyoming »
Well its Saturday night and we just wrapped up the Green River Expedition Rodeo in Green River Wyoming. This is a small town but the people have been beyond hospitable. From a big pancake breakfast with chocolate covered strawberries, fruit, sausage, bacon nd ham,
They also had fun raffles, cookie between rides, and a whole bbq [...]
2011 Pro Event Coverage, 2011 USAFK Points Series, Whitewater, events, farmington, point series, rockstar, slalom, t'ville triple crown, usfka, wrap ups »
The T’Ville Triple Crown has wrapped up once again, and man was it exhausting! But exhaustingly fun!
This is a very unique event in the sense of events it has… Its two days long and both days we compete in three disciplines of whitewater kayaking.
Saturday started off with a competitors meeting at 8am, everyone huddled around [...]