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Monthly Archives: August 2010

2010 J.A.W. End of Season Sale

The Jackson Action Wagon has had another great paddling season with free demos & spreading the fun of kayaking.  It is now time to sell the demo boat fleet to make room for next year’s 2011 fleet!  Check out the link below for current stock and prices:   http://worldkayakblogs.com/wildwildwes/the-jaw/   All J.A.W. boat purchases include [...]

The First Descent of Linville Falls – Pat Keller | Canoe & Kayak Magazine

Congrats Pat.  You are the Man!! The First Descent of Linville Falls – Pat Keller | Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Pat Keller’s Trip Report on Team Dagger Blog

Jackson Action Wagon Demo at USNWC Tomorrow!

Join us in the Crown Town (Charlotte, NC) for FREE Jackson Kayak Demos at US National Whitewater Center!  The J.A.W. will arrive tomorrow (8-28-10) on-site a little before noon and stay till the World Kayak Pro Am Throwdown is complete later in the evening.  Come out and join us for good times in the concrete ditch!

Canoe Club Challenge Event Coverage‏

Big Boomin’ Fun was redefined this past Saturday at the NOC! Check out the link below for complete results, photos & story on the World Kayak Event Coverage Blog: http://worldkayakblogs.com/throwdown/2010/08/18/noc-canoe-club-challenge-slalom-downriver-race-coverage/

“Am I Ready For The Gauley Yet?”

It is that time of year again, Gauley season.  For those boaters that have not had the opportunity to experience this gem of the whitewater world, World Kayak is here to help.  If you have not boated a section of the Gauley yet and you think it may be time, consider enjoying your first time [...]

2010 Gauley Fest Entrance Fee & Parking Changes

From AW website FYI! Entrance fees for 2010: Thursday, Friday, and Saturday: $25 Friday and Saturday: $20 Saturday only: $15 Note: these are the exact same prices for attendance and camping that have been in place, unchanged for over a decade (really!). However, what is no longer available are non-camping, entrance-only passes. This minor change [...]

‎2013 World’s is Going to be Awesome at the NOC!!!

2010 Pigeon HTTD Event Coverage, Photos & Results‏

Check the story out at World Kayak Event Coverage Blog: http://worldkayakblogs.com/throwdown/2010/08/12/2010-pigeon-hometown-throwdown-event-coverage/

Noli HTTD #4 on @ Big Rock tomorrow (8-7-10)!

Registration will start at noon & the event will kick off at 1:00 P.M.   Event website for all the details: http://regions.worldkayak.com/tri-cities/2010/06/24/2010-nolichucky-hometown-throwdown-series/   This is the final big event in our HTTD series this year, so make sure not to miss it!  The big prizes are coming out for grabs to all the participants (Competitors [...]