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Monthly Archives: September 2009

Take the WK Paddler’s Survey!

World Kayak is in the mode of learning from the experience of others in efforts to identify the front lines of this sport’s growth.  To effectively review the state of our industry, we are inviting all whitewater paddlers to participate in a new Survey Monkey survey for paddlers.  This survey asks very generic questions on [...]

New 2010 Jackson Kayak Fun will be unveiled at Gauley Fest!!!

Make sure you stop by the Jackson Kayak vendor booth at Gauley Fest 2009 to check out the brand new 2010 JK Fun!  Check out the post from EJ on the JK web site: http://www.jacksonkayak.com/articles/article.cfm?directory=articles09&article=200909163

J.A.W. End-of-Season Inventory Reduction Sale

The Jackson Action Wagon End-of Season Sale is in full swing & taking orders for boat sales out of the fleet now!  The 2009 & 2010 Jackson Action Wagon demo boats must be sold to make room for the new 2010 boats that will be joining the J.A.W. fleet soon.  I can accept Visa, MasterCard, [...]

Gauley Fest Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament

for $3,500+ in prizes! Great news, this year’s American Whitewater Gauley Fest presented by Subaru will feature an awesome AW Members-only game of Rock, Paper, Scissors for over $3,500 of awesome gear (including a new Liquidlogic kayak!). Woody Callaway of Liquidlogic kayaks will be heading up this fun and friendly “competition” that’s open to AW [...]

World Kayak Gauley Fest Events!

Gauley Hometown Throwdown & 4 Square Tournament When – 9/19/09 9:30am Gauley Festival Saturday. Where – Lower Gauley put in rocks. What – World Kayak is hosting a Hometown Throwdown on the Lower Gauley.  This will be a rolling rodeo that will see competitors strut their freestyle skills on two different features.  The first location [...]


Most people who know anything about me quickly realizes that I love Subaru cars!  I have been a fan of their vehicles since I started driving.  I have owned a new 2004 Impreza WRX wagon & I now own a 2009 Forester.  They are such great reliable cars that are very versatile for our many adventures.  A friend of mine [...]

The J.A.W. Wins a $250 Spending Spree!

I have ordered several Yakima rack accessories from ORS Racks Direct on-line web store in the past.  They have a lot of good sales and free shipping most of the time for all your rack needs.  My J.A.W. set-up and roof rack just won Jen and I a $250 Gift Certificate from ORS Direct… Woo-who!!! http://www.orsracksdirect.com/2004-subaru-impreza-wrx-bike-rack-trailer-kayak-rack.html The winning photo is [...]

J.A.W. Showcase of the New All Water 10 Tommorow Night!

 A brand new All Water 10 has joined the J.A.W. Fleet just in time for the fall season.  Come out and join us tomorrow night for the Paddle to the Grill Picnic (a BBQ picnic and lake kayak paddle event) in Johnson City, TN to check out and demo this new design from Jackson Kayak.  [...]