Jessica Lindley – She might just GRANT you your wish . . .

I am very excited to introduce another new presenter to our symposium line-up. I first met Jessica at one of the “First Descents” camps in the Columbia River Gorge. Her energy, enthusiasm for life and passion for whitewater created an immediate connection. Jessica has over 15 years of combined experience in grant/proposal writing, marketing/development, government and health care...

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Welcome Dan Gavere to the Presenters list for 2012

One of the top SUP boarders in the world, Dan Gavere, presenting at the 2012 Whitewater Symposium. Whatever sport Dan decides to take up he excels and surpasses most, if not all, and has fun doing it. Dan started kayaking when he was 7 years old. He had no idea that he would become the first to ever make kayaking an actual ‘career’. After breaking his back and getting sick of waiting in...

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A look back at 2009

2009 Whitewater Symposium Huge success Last year’s Whitewater Symposium was the best. Easy logistics meant that the leaders of whitewater sport had lots of time to focus on ways to improve the health of whitewater sport. The optimistic attitude was pervasive. The recent slip in whitewater kayak sales might prove to be like the dot com bust of 2001… people still use the internet...

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2007 Symposium Presentations On-Line

CLICK HERE to peruse some of the actual presentations given during the 2007 Symposium. All are in PDF format and may take some time to load, depending on your connection. CLICK HERE to peruse some of the actual presentations given during the 2007 Symposium. All are in PDF format and may take some time to load, depending on your connection. Here is the original post: 2007 Symposium Presentations...

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Enthusiastic Response to 2007 Symposium

A fantastic, session-filled weekend left attendees of the 2007 Whitewater Symposium energized, inspired, reflective, and hungry for more! Thanks to everyone; sponsors, presenters and attendees alike, for engaging in such poignant and compelling dialogs …. growing into positive undertakings for the future. Spread the word .. A fantastic, session-filled weekend left attendees of the 2007...

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