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Monthly Archives: September 2012

2013 JK All Star Review by Kevin Todd

Kevin Todd from http://www.westroke.com/ hooked up with the J.A.W. this weekend for a free demo of the all new 2013 Jackson Kayak All Star!  Check out this link for his review: http://www.westroke.com/blog/2012/9/25/2013-jackson-kayak-all-star-review/

Play Session at Big Rock

Big Rock is going to be at a perfect playboat level this evening.  The weather also looks like it is going to be mild with mostly cloudy skies with temp highs in the mid to upper 60′s.  We are not going to have many more nice evenings like this due to time change and the cooler season quickly [...]

NEW 2013 Star Series Joins the J.A.W.!

The J.A.W. is proud to announce the addition of the brand NEW 2013 Star, All Star and Super Star to the demo fleet!  The new “Fire and Ice” color on the Super Star is super sweet and you know I’m lovin’ the “Blaze Orange” color on the All Star!  Go VOLS!!  The “Earth” Star is [...]

Great APE Good Times on the Gauley

Here is a fun video edit from Elliot Lavery of all the fun and monkeying around we did at Gauley Fest this year!!

Rider of the Year III Awards Teaser

The Rider of the Year Awards celebrate and showcase the best from the world of whitewater kayaking. The Awards are grassroots and peer voted by ~100+ of the worlds best whitewater kayakers. rideroftheyear.org facebook.com/RideroftheYear facebook.com/tribeHQ facebook.com/DOUBLEWHITEDIAMOND facebook.com/kayaksession MUSIC: Intro: Örsten – Fleur Blanche facebook.com/orstenscuts Main: Jacques Du Cont – Church facebook.com/JacquesLuContMusic A note from Tribe [...]

APE’s 1st Timers Noli Gorge Trip Video & Photos

This past Saturday I had to the pleaseure to organize and lead our annual APE’s club First Timers Nolichucky Gorge River Trip!  It was big booming fun to say the least with 42 paddlers in attendance and perfect first timers river level of 850 cfs!!  Overall the group did great with lots of great combat [...]

World Cup #3 Finals Live on WORLDKAYAK TV!

We are broadcasting the 2012 ICF World Cup Finals of freestyle kayaking live at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/icf-canoe-freestyle-world-cup-2012    Come and check out the high flying tricks being thrown at the Nantahala River!  The ICF World Cup is held every two years, and the final event in this series is traditionally held at the site of the following [...]

JKTV Episode #9

Here is the 9th episode of JKTV!  Check out some destination trip report in California on the Yuba Gap; Jez takes the Zen down the Green River in NC; Misadventures with Indiana James; Team Spotlight with Sage Donnelly; Shot of the Month.  

2012 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 current demo boat fleet to make room for next year’s 2013 fleet!   Check out the link below for current stock and prices: http://worldkayakblogs.com/wildwildwes/the-jaw/   All J.A.W. boat purchases [...]