Wesley's Wild World of Kayaking & the Jackson Action Wagon (JAW)

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Monthly Archives: April 2015

JAW Demo at Powell River Kayak & Canoe Regatta this Saturday

Come join the Jackson Action Wagon this Saturday (May 2. 2015) for an on-site demo and showcase of all the newest 2015 Jackson Kayak whitewater designs at the start line for the Powell River Kayak & Canoe Regatta near Tazwell, TN.  Jackson Kayaks are hand crafted  in Sparta, TN, USA! Facebook event website: https://www.facebook.com/PowellRiverRegatta You [...]

Spring Has Sprung In the NC Highlands

This past weekend was one of the best times I’ve had kayaking with good friends in a while!  My trusty Karma Lg gave me some great whitewater boat riding good times!  It was the kind of whitewater weekend that still has you smiling well into the middle of the work week.  The northern highland mountains [...]

APE’s & TEHCC Beginner Whitewater Kayak Course

CALLING ALL KAYAKERS: Help us share this by telling all your non-paddling friends and family who would want to learn to kayak. This is the best introduction to the sport the APEs offer! APEs will be holding its Spring Beginner Whitewater Clinic on May 30-31. This clinic is a great introduction for those thinking about getting into [...]

Elizabethton Star BRO Whitewater Athlete Story

I was recently interviewed by Kayla Carter of my local newspaper about making the Blue Ridge Outdoors Athlete Team.  She wrote a good story from our interview to highlight this honorable achievement in the Sunday, March 29, 2015 – Elizabethton Star Outdoors Column: Click on the image above for the full PFD story. Thanks to Jamison Evans & Sarah [...]