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Monthly Archives: December 2011

Johnson City Press Spotlights Local Pool Session

Amanda Marsh from the Johnson City Press dropped in last Tuesday to our Freedom Hall Pool Session to check out what it was all about.  She interviewed several of our local paddlers and shot some video & photos of the action.  The story was published in today’s (12/29/2011) JCP Outdoor section of the paper with several [...]

Ramsay’s Prong Rocks & Greenbrier Good Times!

This past Friday we got about 0.5″ of rain area wide, but like all magical Christmas gifts the watershed of Ramsay’s Prong in the Smokies got enough rain in it to hold for a low flow run on Saturday morning!  We arrived around 10:30 A.M. Saturday morning at the put-in and what to our wondering eyes did appear, [...]

Get Some Press at the Pool!

The Johnson City Press will be at our Freedom Hall Pool Session tomorrow evening (12-20-2011 @ 7:10-9:00 P.M.) to shoot some photos and write up a little story about our weekly event!  Come out to join us for a good showing and get your photo in the paper! :-)  Hope to see you at the pool and Merry Christmas!!!

Jackson Kayak Fun Runner Review with Colin Kemp

Check out this great CKS Blog post interview with Colin Kemp, Instrumental Design Team Member of the boat, about the new Jackson Kayak Fun Runner!  Winning, Colin!! http://cksblog.com/2011/12/jackson-kayak-fun-runner-review-with-colin-kemp/  

Words to Live by from Lord Baden-Powell

Lord Baden Powell & Dane Jackson are a good combo to spread a good message!

Jackson Kayak Fun Runner Testimonial Video

Rafa is pretty stoked about the new Fun Runner!

Toxaway Video

Team Jackson Kayak’s , Stephen Wright, joined up with Pat Keller & Isaac Levinson on one of the southeast’s biggest offerings in the class V releam!  The JK Hero really looks like it handles this type run with style in the video!  This run is on my list to hit and I hope the stars will line [...]

Awesome Oceana Line by Pat Keller!

This is just SICK AWESOME STOUTNESS!!!  Pat Keller is my hero after watching this video of him on Tallulah!

Noccaluls Falls First Descent!

Congrtas to Pat Keller, Isaac Levinson, & Chris Gragtmans!  Click the link below for the full story, photos, & video!!! http://landofgiants.amongstit.com/