||In Her Own Words: Sheri Griffith
Sheri Griffith, founder of Moab, Utah, rafting outfitter Sheri Griffith Expeditions, is celebrating more than 30 years of getting people out into the wilderness, which she cherishes as her company’s most important role. But her own role in the industry has been even bigger, from establishing one of the country’s first river guide training programs to testifying in D.C. to preserve our nation’s wild places. We caught up with her -- 60 and single save for her dogs and four horses – for a peak inside the paddling pioneer...
||2013 KayaXpedition to be Held in Chesapeake, Virginia
The eastern seaboard’s KayaXpedition festival will be held June 8-9 for its second year in Chesapeake, Virginia, giving people of all ages and skill levels to plenty of paddling—and learning—opportunities all within 750 miles of two-thirds of the U.S. population. Read more.
||Paddling Santa Catalina Island
There’s a place off the coast of California that gained much of its contemporary name recognition from the hilarious movie “Step Brothers.” But despite this odd notoriety, the island just happens to be a paddlers paradise…not to mention an ideal spot to relax, do some hiking, fishing, SUPing, SCUBA and spear fishing. Read more.
December 6th, 2012 • The West Magpie by Train: A Northeastern Quebec Ramble-about
December 3rd, 2012 • SUP Adventure Group Named Surfer Magazine 2012 Agent of Change
November 29th, 2012 • Teva Pulls Out of Mountain Games
November 27th, 2012 • Bluesmiths: The Ultimate Board Short?
October 22nd, 2012 • Colorado River Ranger Among Victims at Denver bar Shooting
October 5th, 2012 • Ching, Anderson Win Battle of the Paddle
September 28th, 2012 • Conservation Alliance Awards Record $700,000 in Grants; Several Wateway Organizations to Reap Benefits
September 7th, 2012 • KEEN Promotes World Recess Day Sept. 14!
July 24th, 2012 • Teva Founder Thatcher Hatches New Sandal Co.
July 23rd, 2012 • REP Whitewater Challenge Wraps Up; Dane Jackson, Courtney Kerin nab top spots in series sponsored by Recreation Engineering & Planning and Bomber Gear
July 18th, 2012 • Drought, Schmought: Shoshone Protocol Spells Higher-than-Average Flows in Upper Colorado
July 5th, 2012 • Whazzup at Wassau
July 2nd, 2012 • Friberg Sets 24-Hour Stand Up Distance Record
June 22nd, 2012 • Festival Season in Full Swing: FIBArk, Lyons and More!
June 11th, 2012 • SUPping the Bermuda Triangle
June 7th, 2012 • $5,000 REP Whitewater Challenge Off to Rapid Start; 3 Down, 4 to Go
May 31st, 2012 • Stand-up Surf's Up in Colorado
May 29th, 2012 • Inside the Adirondack Paddlefest in Old Forge, NY
May 21st, 2012 • The Hunger For Water Games; Teva Plans Alternatives for Low Flows
May 16th, 2012 • AR Announces Most Endangerd Rivers List; Potomac, Green, Skykomish Also Make List
April 18th, 2012 • NOC Freestyle Shootout April 20-22
April 13th, 2012 • Boardworks Launches National “Show Up and Blow Up” SUP Demo Tour
April 11th, 2012 • American Rivers launches River Ambassador Program for Outfitters
March 28th, 2012 • Corran Addison Leaves Imagine Surf
March 19th, 2012 • Outdoor Nation Awards $30,000 to Youth Paddling Programs
March 16th, 2012 • Teva World Water Day
March 13th, 2012 • U.S. Nails It: Qualifies C-1/C-2 Spots at Pan Am Games for London Olympics
March 6th, 2012 • U.S.’s Emily Merrill, Brandi Baksic, Slay it at World SUP Champs in Peru; Help propel Team USA to Overall Silver
March 5th, 2012 • Paddle4Peace Pairs Paddling with Philanthropy
February 27th, 2012 • FERC Dismisses Initial Pipeline proposal for Green River's Flaming Gorge Dam
February 23rd, 2012 • $27,500, for a SUP?
February 1st, 2012 • Pelican Unveils 12 New Boats for 2012
January 10th, 2012 • Get Yer River Permit Applications In!
December 12th, 2011 • Grand Opening of 2013 World Freestyle Championsip Wave Set for December 16th
December 6th, 2011 • A Must Have for Swimming Big Rivers: Leg-Floatation-Devices
November 28th, 2011 • Emotion Kayaks Sold to Lifetime Products
November 17th, 2011 • Boardworks, Badfish Unveil Breakthrough Inflatable SUP
October 28th, 2011 • NOC Opens New Store in Asheville
September 30th, 2011 • 2012 Whitewater Symposium Wraps up at Rock Island, TN, Oct 12-14
September 18th, 2011 • PL Canoe Schwag Review!
August 26th, 2011 • Rock Creek Outfitters Rockin' Large with New Expansion
August 22nd, 2011 • Turn on the Tunnel! 2011 Bailey Fest Goes Off!
August 17th, 2011 • Paddle Council Receives $30K Grant from Nielsen
August 4th, 2011 • OR Gets Underway with On-water Demo
July 29th, 2011 • OR Paddlesports Preview
July 18th, 2011 • Boardworks to Manufacture Badfish River Boards; Plus, a PL Q&A with Founder Zack Hughes
June 6th, 2011 • Gavere Claims Teva Mtn Games SUP Sprint Crown
• The Paddling Enthusiasts Tri-fecta: Vail, Glenwood Springs, Salida.
May 24th, 2011 • Diamond Anniversary: 10th Annual Teva Mountain Games June 2-5
• Spotlight: Ocean Kayak Founder Tim Niemier
May 17th, 2011 • Olympic Whitewater Course for 2012 Games in London Open to the Public
May 14th, 2011 • The Rocky Mountain Surf Festival: New Name, Same Great Competition.
May 11th, 2011 • Record Water Year in Store for West
May 3rd, 2011 • Open Sesame! WRC Secures Acess to Wallowa and Grande Ronde Rivers.
• Hitchcock Creek: Birth of a Blue Trail by Jeffrey Cheatham
April 22nd, 2011 • 1st Annual Northwest Paddling Festival- June 25&26 Jack Block Park, West Seattle
April 8th, 2011 • AIRE Announces Video Contest for 2011.
March 23rd, 2011 • Putting Its Money Where Our River Mouths Are
March 22nd, 2011 • Rally HO!: The National River Rally set for Charleston SC June 3-6
March 14th, 2011 • AW Conducts Flow Survey for Yampa Basin
February 18th, 2011 • Obama Backs Rivers
November 19th, 2010 • Paddler Replaced by Rapid
October 4th, 2010 • Ka-CHING Redux: Danny Ching Makes it a Clean Sweep in California
August 4th, 2010 • Laird Hamilton Puts On A Clinic at Outdoor Retailer Tradeshow
August 3rd, 2010 • Super-size Me