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Monthly Archives: September 2011

NOC GAF Hometown Throwdown This Saturday!

Join the World Kayak crew this Saturday, September 24, 2011 @ high noon for the last BIG freestyle event of the season in the southeast!  Registration for the event will be on the old steel bridge of the NOC campus from 10:30-11:30 A.M.  We have a HUGE prize purse to give away to all who participate or volunteer [...]

Rider of the Year II Awards Video

Congrats to Dane Jackson of Team Jackson Kayak as Rider of the Year!!! The Rider of the Year Awards celebrate and showcase the best whitewater kayaking from around the world! rideroftheyear.org

Gauley Fest Hometown Throwdown This Saturday!

Join World Kayak at Diagonal Ledges this Saturday (9/17/11 @ 12:00-3:00 P.M.) to be filmed for a FREE & FUN freestyle event with a loaded prize purse!!!  Everyone who  participates in the event will have a chance to win 2010 Jackson Kayak Star! Check out all the event details @: http://regions.worldkayak.com/tri-cities/2011/08/18/lower-gauley-hometown-throwdown/ Hope to see you throwing [...]

Noli Gorge 1st Timers Trip Video

This past Saturday I had the pleasure of leading 30 of my fellow APE’sClub members down the Nolichucky Gorge!  It was a big boomin’ fun river trip!  Thanks to everyone who came out to participate in the event.  We had a total of 101st timers on the run :-)  Good times were had by all and some [...]

Russell Fork Gorge Video

Andy Woods shot this great video of our adventure on the Russell Fork this past Sunday afternoon! Great times with him, Mike Morrow, Gerald & James!!! I found this river level, 470 CFS, to be more fun than the 1,100 CFS release level I did last fall! Way more boof!!! Enjoy the show and thanks [...]