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Monthly Archives: May 2014

2014 Watauga Race

The Race Start after passing under Guys Ford Bridge Photo by:  William Mauney Photography   This past Saturday one of my favorite events of the year went down on the Watauga River Gorge.  This is a really fun race, because of the friendly lazed nature of the event and the crazy mass start boater cross format!  Not to mention [...]

2014 World Kayak Nolichucky Boater Cross – 5/31/2014

We are kicking off the 2014 Nolichucky Hometown Throwdown Series with a Boater Cross for Event #1! When: May 31, 2014 @ 3:00 P.M. Where: USA Raft to Uncle Jonnny’s (Class I-II) Check out the event website for a the details: http://regions.worldkayak.com/tri-cities/2014/05/16/2014-nolichucky-hometown-throwdown-event-1/ Hope to see you on the Noli!

Hip Pad Chop Shop Customization for the Big Bone Folks

The JK Hip Pads that come standard in all our boats are very versatile and easy to use.  You can easily add foam shims (4 shims are included with a purchase of a new Jackson Kayak) into the hip pads to help snug you into the kayak.  But what are you to do if you [...]