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Monthly Archives: October 2009

3-2-1-GO!! for the Upper Green Race 10/24/09

It looks like the good folks at Duke Energy are going to give us a 100% release tomorrow from 9:00 A.M. till 1:00 P.M. for the 3rd Annual Upper Green Race as planned.  A big thanks goes out to Sara Bell from Green River Adventures for coordinating this release for us!!  Spencer Cooke from Rapid [...]

ATTENTION: 3rd Annual Upper Green Race Postpone until 10/24/09

Due to a 60% scheduled release all weekend from the Tuxedo Hydro Station, we are going to have to reschedule the 3Rd Annual Upper Green Race to Saturday, 10/24/09.  Frank, one of the dam operators, is on vacation this weekend and this only leaves Robbie to run two dams the next 2 days.  To deal with [...]

Rapid Transit to provide video coverage of 2009 Upper Green Race

Chris Gallaway and Spencer Cooke, both members of a kayaker/filmmaker group called Rapid Transit are scheduled to provide video coverage for the 3rd Annual Upper Green Race near Hendersonville NC.   In 2008 Gallaway was honored with 1st place in two separate film festivals, the National Paddling Film Festival and the Reel Paddling Film Festival, for [...]

3rd Annual Upper Green Race

Rescheduled to Saturday, 10/24/09!!!   Check out all the info on the event web site: http://www.worldkayak.com/event_wk.cfm?eventid=682 World Kayak hopes to see you on the Green!

Theft at Rushing Water Outfitters on the Nolichucky, TN!

Calling all paddlers… Shane Wilson, from RWO, called me today to get the word out about a theft at his shop.  Someone has stolen 2 large rafts and 8 inflatable kayaks from his shop!  He has already reported this to the local police, but please be on the look out for this gear and please [...]

Tri-Cities Noli HTTD Event #4 & 2009 Series Coverage

That’s a wrap for the 2009 season… Check out the full story with photos on the World Kayak Event Coverage web site: http://worldkayakblogs.com/throwdown/2009/10/07/tri-cities-nolichucky-hometown-throwdown-event-4-coverage-2009-series-wrap-up-w-final-results/

Wet Dream Result Trailer (Hardcore Foam Boaters)

This is hilarious and I had to share it with my readers!!! This is the trailer for the full video, “Wet Dream Result,” a film of vast importance to all humanity, and a tribute to those who push the limits so hard that the limits are like, “Ow! Stop pushing me!”