Wesley's Wild World of Kayaking & the Jackson Action Wagon (JAW)

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Monthly Archives: April 2009

Tri-Cities Hometown Throwdown – Event #1

Coming Soon!!! Check out this link for all the event details: http://www.worldkayak.com/event_wk.cfm?eventid=456

The Growing Pains of Creek Boating

A Tale of a Doe River Gorge Adventure The Doe is one of my favorite runs and it less than 5 minutes from our (Jen & I) front door to the take-out of the Gorge.  Yesterday (4-20-09) I was very excited to see the Doe Gorge come up to a run able level!  I sent [...]

Awesome Weekend with the P4C Group!

The JAW had a very successful on-river Demo this past weekend as part of the Paddlers 4 Christ  – “Worship, Paddle, Camp” event!  It was a great water level with wonderful weather on the Noli and we had more fun than you could shake a stick at…  Kayaking is ridiculously fun!!! Check out some of [...]

1st On-River JAW Demo of the 2009 Season this Weekend!

The JAW will be at Riverpark Campground on the Nolichucky River all weekend long for the Paddler’s 4 Christ Worship-Paddle-Camp Spring Event.  Feel free to stop by or contact me if you want to check-out/demo the latest 2009 models in the JAW fleet from Jackson Kayak.  See you on the Noli!  

SGS Awards Ceremony @ the NOC

  The 2009 Southeast Gradient Showdown Competition Awards Ceremony will be Saturday (4-25-09) @ 5 PM after the “demshitz” video premier in the raft center. All who competed are eligible for prizes (must be present to win)  Congrats to:  Piedmont Posse : Explorers Winner  Dingelberry Busters : Feet Seekers Winner  Smokey and the Bandits: Rising Stars Winner    [...]

Jaw’s & Big Rock Photos needed for Noli Hometown Throwdown

I am in the process of coordinating with World Kayak & local sponsors for a 4 event freestyle series on the Nolichucky River.  I have a few good shots of each of these features, but I wanted to see if anyone out there has any better photos I could use for the promo poster.  Please [...]

2009 JAW Fleet Update

Check out the JAW page for the all new JAW Fleet details and photos: http://worldkayakblogs.com/wildwildwes/the-jaw/ Stay tuned to this site for upcoming demos at an event near you.  You can most always catch the JAW at the Freedom Hall Pool on Tuesday nights…  See you on the River!