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Playak News Flash - May 29, 2017
Playak News Flash - May 29, 2017
The world's latest paddling headlines.
All Outdoors WW Rafting What Do You Need to Know About Whitewater Rafting During The Spring Season?
All Outdoors WW Rafting - While most people tend to gravitate toward rafting trips during the warmer months of the California Summer, the Spring season months of April, May, and June are a favorite time of year for many of our guides and guests.
Sea Kayak Stonington Lunch On Steves Island
Sea Kayak Stonington - We paddled straight-out from Stonington, toward the familiar, wind-stunted shape of Steves Island, and it felt strange to me, realizing how long it had been since I’d launched from Colwell Ramp and followed this route that had once been my after-work getaway out to the islands.
SUP Connect Green Surf Festival Brings SUP & Sustainability
SUP Connect - From 14-16 July 2017, Noli, Italy will host the Green Surf Festival. Three days dedicated to SUP, surf & sustainability with the aim of reconnecting people back to nature, and giving all festival goers the inspiration, motivation, and most importantly, the tools to preserve & protect their environment.
International Rafting Federation Slalom Day at the Euro Rafting Champs, Georgia
International Rafting Federation - The Mtkvari River in the Borjomi Valley in Georgia is a large volume, fast flowing river. There are few obstacles at this water level and so the challenge is more dealing with the rapid current than negotiating a technical river.
Standup Journal Red Paddle Co’s North American Adventure Tour
Standup Journal - This year’s tour will be supported by Fusion Entertainment. There will be the latest speakers with Red Paddle Co for you to try out and take on the water with you.
SUP Magazine Tutorial- Easy Solution to Stop Losing Your Paddle
SUP Magazine - Tutorial video demonstrates how five minutes and a little velcro can make retrieving your paddle a problem of the past.
SUPracer Here’s When, Where and How to Watch the Hossegor Paddle Games
SUPracer - We're here in the South West of France for week 4 of the EuroTour, with the 'Hossegor Paddle Games' set to be one of the most competitive competitive races of the European Summer of SUP. It should also be one of the most exciting , with the famous waves of Hossegor offering paddlers a European version of the Pacific Paddle Games.
SUP Mag UK Trip of a lifetime – Alex Murray at the ISA World SUP Champs, Fiji
SUP Mag UK - Alex Murray made the pilgrimage to the hallowed surf spot of Cloudbreak, Fiji, to do battle against the world’s best stand up paddle surfers at the ISA World SUP Champs. Here’s how it went for him.
SUP International Fanning Island
SUP International - A new documentary, just released from Manu Bouvet and Carine Camboulives. It tells the story of a forgotten island in the middle of the Pacific ocean.
Jackson Kayak High Winds and Heartbreak
Jackson Kayak - For a second year, a group of us traveled down to the small town of Panacea, along Florida’s Forgotten Coast, to fish the Rock the Dock tournament.
Fanatic SUP German Author on a SUP Mission for Europe
Fanatic SUP - Germany to the Black Sea in Romania. His tour will guide him through ten different countries and 3.000 Kilometers. For the 47 year old, the world’s most international river stands as a floating symbol for freedom, independence, diversity and a common identity. Timm will try to defend and spread these values to people on shore and share his idea of liberty.
Traversing New From Jeff'S Map- French River & Frost Centre
Traversing - Jeff's Map announced two new maps, French River & the Georgian Bay Coast and Frost Centre & the Poker Lakes .
Jackson Kayak Truck Life Tour 6- Back in Canada EH!
Jackson Kayak - Ok, here we are back on #TruckLifeTour proper, and now the focus of our tour shifts from hope boat training to big waves as we venture into one of my favorite zones, eastern Canada.  
SUP Connect Body Glove Introduces Ground-Breaking Angler ISUP for 2018
SUP Connect - Body Glove International, a leading watersports and outdoor active brand since 1953, is excited to announce the introduction in 2018 of the Mariner, a new fishing specific inflatable standup paddle board (ISUP) catering to both casual fishing enthusiasts and hardcore anglers. Designed by paddling champion, avid fisherman and Body Glove Ambassador Luke Hopkins, this feature-rich board is the ideal paddling platform for the active angler.
Standup Journal 5 East Coast Rock Stars – Meet Stephanie Shideler
Standup Journal - We are starting a celebration here at Standup Journal online to celebrate the peeps who make the sport happen. 
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