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Playak Weekly Digest - week 12, 2018
Playak Weekly Digest
The world's top paddling news in week 12, 2018.
American Rivers Colorado Water Plan implementation can alleviate ill efforts of weather
American Rivers - With the prediction of continued dry conditions into summer, continued implementation of the Colorado Water Plan may alleviate the effects of weather swings in years to come.
SUP Magazine A First Taste of Namibia’s Skeleton Bay
SUP Magazine - The story of one standup paddler's mission to surf the barreling left wave at Namibia's famed Skeleton Bay and the hard lessons he learns.
SUP Magazine Casper Steinfath Completes First SUP Crossing from Denmark to Norway
SUP Magazine - After nearly 19 hours and 80 miles of standup paddling in below-zero temperatures, Danish SUP champion Casper Steinfath becomes the first standup paddler to successfully cross from Denmark to Norway.
Canoe Roots Kevin Callan Is Not Dead Yet
Canoe Roots - Alex Traynor and Noah Booth are up-andcoming video bloggers who call themselves the Northern Scavengers.
Canoe Kayak First Light Deals: Fishing Bargains of the Week
Canoe Kayak - The Kayak Fish Team hunted the internet for this round of fishing deals. Your weekly bargains, give them a look quick. Most won’t last long.
Austin Kayak Hobie Prostaff – 2018 Hobie Adventure Island Review
Austin Kayak - I can honestly say that I wished I had looking into the Adventure Island a few years ago as my fishing is mostly done offshore and this boat fits me for how I like to fish the most. 
Jackson Kayak World Championships With Claire O
Jackson Kayak - Squirt Boating was a massive day and the perfect start for the competition. For many it was a day off, a day to enjoy the surrounding area and support friends and team mates as they took their turn to compete.
unsponsored Tandem whitewater kayak Details - Prijon 2B
unsponsored - We’ve had a few details sent through to Unsponsored about the new Prijon 2B kayak and have even seen a mini printed model. So if you are after a Duo or Tandem whitewater kayak you now have a little bit more choice.
Jackson Kayak Insights on all New MixMaster after trying it out on the Ocoee River
Jackson Kayak - Emily and I were on the Ocoee River this weekend and we had a ton of people wanting to see the MixMaster in action and try it for themselves.
Canoe Kayak Revel in the Tranquil Pennsylvania Waters That Helped Shape Our Nation'S History Along the Schuylkill River Water Trail
Canoe Kayak - At times it feels like we live in a reactionary society. Our governing bodies typically operate by putting out fires instead of working to prevent problems or invest in a new vision, perhaps due to lack of funding and capacity, or the overwhelming number of problems they need to 'fix' before they can do something. The post (Next) Best Paddling Towns: Phoenixville, PA appeared first on Canoe & Kayak Magazine.
Clavey Kayak Fishing Seminar
Clavey - Come join us for this free event at Clavey Paddlesports. Featuring Ocean Kayak Pro Staff Craig Davis and Ocean Kayak Spearfishing Pro Deke Jacobsen. Topics covered: equipment, rigging, techniques, and where and when to find rockfish and other species on the North Coast from your kayak.
P&H Paddlers Cold Water Safety Test
P&H Paddlers - After receiving a few questions from fellow paddlers about our survival time in cold water during a distress situation, we wanted to test things out. We often see other paddlers go on the water, poorly dressed and without even a clue that cold water can kill someone within minutes.
Adam Frey QuébEcuador
Adam Frey - In 2011 or 2012, when I was just learning to boat, my main group of paddler friends in BC took a trip to Ecuador with Endless Adventure and had a great time with the warm (during our winter) temperatures and quality whitewater!
Traversing Manitoba Parks 2018 Camping Reservations Open March 19th
Traversing - Manitoba Parks is once again offering staggered dates for camping reservations to help elevate the backlog on opening day.
Austin Kayak Spring 2018 Demo Days Are Here
Austin Kayak - Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) is excited to announce the return of its annual Spring Demo Day events.
Athletes with top online media coverage in March
1. Guillermo Loria
2. Laird Hamilton
3. Annabel Anderson
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