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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Christmas in July on Watauga!

Josh, Matt, Jeremy, Andy and I got to run the Watauga Gorge this past Wed afternoon @ +500 CFS after a 2″ rain fell around the Boone area the night before!  Andy captured all the big boofin’ fun on his GoPro with this sweet video edit! 

APE’s Nolichucky Gorge 1st Timer’s River Trip & Picnic

Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 8, 2012 for this fun annual event! We have set the date and logistics for our annual 1st timers trip!  The APE’s will be offering river trips on both the Gorge and the Lower Noli!  We also have some tasty food being catered for the picnic and even a shuttle bus [...]

2012 Noli HTTD Series Medals Presented by APE’s

Our final event #4 for the 2012 Nolichucky Hometown Series is only a few short weeks away!  The competition for the points series has really heated up in several of the classes.  Who will make it up on the podium and go home with one of these sweet medals sponsored by the Appalachian Paddling Enthusiasts?! 

2012 Nolichucky Hometown Throwdown #3 Event Coverage

For the complete recap of all the fun that went down in our event #3 click on the link below to see photos, results, & the rest of the story: http://worldkayakblogs.com/throwdown/2012/07/20/2012-nolichucky-hometown-throwdown-3/

Nolichucky Hometown Throwdown #3 This Saturday!

Its Throwdown time in TN again!  The Nolichucky Hometown Throwdown Event #3 is ON for 7/14/12 @ high noon at Riverpark Campground!  Registration will start @ 11:00 A.M at the white tent near the river.  The river level should be great for a high flying freestyle rodeo at Big Rock!  The J.A.W. will be on-site with FREE [...]

JKTV Episode #7

Here is the July issue of JKTV! – Destination piece on the first full descent of the Todo Jalacingo – Learn How-To Panam – Competition Updates from Vail, Reno and FIBArk – Team Spotlight: Rafa Ortiz – Shot of the Month Enjoy the show!