Here at DBP we strongly believe in protecting rivers around the world. This is one of the main aims of our DBP Active! group, who have a specific campaign that they are working on this spring with partner organisations. We are working with American Whitewater and USA raft on the campaign to get the Nolichucky […]
Longtime Kayak guide Serkan Konya takes us on a tour of the magic whitewater of his home in the Taurus Region of Turkey, with a look back at his journeys exploring the rivers over the years.
Emily Yates looks back on a powerful memory from Standing Rock, and looks forward to today and its impact on her life and clean water.
This is the 2nd part of https://www.dbpmagazineonline.com/2017/11/22/illinois-river-20200-cfs/ It is a moment that I still remember vividly, both the thoughts that went through my head, and the darkness that enveloped us. I can’t say for sure how long we were in there. There were multiple boats waiting for us to come out, and I heard anywhere […]
Date: February 7, 2015 Flow: 20200 CFS Class: VI Put-in: McCaleb Ranch Take-out: Lower Oak Flat Length: 36 miles So I had planned this trip for about a week. A month and a half ago I had just run the same stretch at 12000. The trip had been very successful, and I was hoping for […]
FROM THE ENGLISH CHANNEL TO THE ZAMBEZI RIVER ~ STAND UP PADDLEBOARDING. by Chris Macdonald ENGLISH CHANNEL Two years ago I crossed the English Channel in a sea kayak and then I started a new course in watersports Instruction at Falmouth Marine School in Falmouth, Cornwall. Before I joined this college I had never […]
“Take me home, country road, to the place I belong…” -John Denver I spent some time on the last day of summer sitting at the put in to the Skykomish River here in Washington, enjoying the remote beauty and pausing to recollect. My heart was three thousand miles away… after all, it’s September, also known […]
Ross Montandon is the creator of New Wave Kayaking, an awesome coaching and guiding company based in the UK running trips to UK classics and further afield. Check out their site and facebook for more info. Intro We’ve all been in that scenario, standing on the bank looking and looking. Sometimes our demons need convincing […]
This is a guest post from Mark Hirst of http://www.lapinkoskikoulu.com/ a leading provider of rescue 3 courses. We were a group of kayakers ( all raft guides too ) Taking a day off and Paddling the famous Godafoss waterfall in Iceland. For those who dont know Godafoss it is a horse shoe shaped waterfall with multiple lines. […]
We bring you images from the North Fork Championships courtesy of HDS Photography. It was another victory for Jackson’s new Nirvana, with Dane Jackson taking another win. Check out our gallery and the full results below, but first a word from the awesome photographer that took these pics for us: “Hi, my name is Hunter […]