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

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Monthly Archives: June 2009

New 2010 All Star Joins the J.A.W. Fleet!

My wife just called to inform me that a brand new Green 2010 All Star Demo has been delivered to our door step!  Come out and join us at Big Rock tomorrow evening for Swiftwater Session to see/demo this awesome new boat.

Tri-Cities Noli HTTD #2 @ Big Rock Today!

Per Boating Beta, the level @ 8:30 A.M. this morning was 817 CFS. It`s going to be an awesome day on the Noli! come out & join us…

Good Times on the Pigeon River with the APE’s!

Jen and I got our Dynamic Duo out for the first time since the wedding and had a blast on the Dirty Bird Gorge with the APE’s.  The DD provided some great support (Great rescue boat!) for some of the swimmers in our group.  We had a huge crew of folks and lots of good [...]

Tri-Cities Hometown Throwdown – Event #2

Tomorrow (6-27-09) is looking like a great day to throwdown at Big Rock! Please make plans to join us for what is sure to be a fun afternoon on the river!  I’ll have the J.A.W. on site for anyone interested in a demo from the current fleet.  It does not look like I will have [...]

Big Rock Swiftwater Session

Come join us next Tuesday for an evening of Combat Roll, Throw Rope & Swim Practice on the Noli with the J.A.W. Check out all the event details with this link: http://www.worldkayak.com/event_wk.cfm?eventid=818

Double Trouble on Wilson Creek

By Steve Moore and Wesley R. Bradley   Two minutes.  That’s about how long it took before we were sitting in water up to our chests, wondering what just happened.  Our great idea of negotiating the Wilson Creek gorge in a Dynamic Duo was suddenly on the rocks.               With a weather forecast for [...]

Tri-Cities Noli HTTD Event #1 Video Coverage

Tri Cities HTTD. Event 1 (Jaws) from Justin Bentin on Vimeo.

J.A.W. Sponsoring Local Whitewater Kayak Clinic this Weekend

I am happy to announce that, for the second year in a row, the J.A.W. will be providing boats for the APEs Beginner/Novice Whitewater Kayak Clinic going on this coming weekend.  Best wished to all the students who have signed-up for the class & I hope to see you on the river soon!   

Tri-Cities Noli HTTD Event #1 Results & Report

Check out the full story with photos on the World Kayak Event Coverage web site: http://worldkayakblogs.com/throwdown/2009/06/04/tri-cities-nolichucky-hometown-throwdown-event-1-coverage/

New 2010 Star Series Coming Soon!!!

I am so pumped to here this big news from the JK web site: http://www.jacksonkayak.com/kayaks/product.cfm?product=2010starseries I can’t wait to get these new boats in the JAW fleet…