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Adventure Kayaking Wallace

Wallacing GAF Weekend. ~Michael Potter

Michael Potter takes us with on a Wallace filled weekend at GAF

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Adventure Rivers SUP Wallace

From the English Channel to the Zambezi. by Chris Macdonald 

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 […]

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Wallace

Video Contest 2017

We have reached 20k likes! To celebrate, we are running a video competition with over $300 worth of prizes, including a gopro. Videos need to be less than 5 minutes long, with the theme “People, Places and Paddling”. Anyone all around the world can enter. Check out our video contest here

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Paddling Banter: Just keep rollin’

As we get towards the end of May, it is time for another instalment of paddling banter! May has seen record flows across much of the USA and Canada, with awesome events like Send’s Unleashed! We also strongly recommend checking out the new Podcast from paddling banter.   We start off with another funny depiction […]

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Adventure Kayaking Wallace

EYES HALF OPEN ~ Metlako Falls in a Duo.by Cavan Williams

Editors note: We bring you a story from Cavan Williams of the first Duo attempt at Metlako Falls back in 2011. It is an interesting story, and puts the recent riverboard descent by DBP Admin Mike McVey into perspective! Wearing a blue drysuit, black helmet and yellow life jacket, Sam Freihoffer sat in his kayak. […]

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Kayaking Lifestyle Rafting Rivers Wallace

PESH FEST 2017 ~ Epic times at the original home of DBP. by Christopher O’Brien

Pesh Fest was great this past weekend! High flows on the Peshtigo and the Midwest kayaking community enjoying every minute of it. This was the 2nd annual installment and it was the best so far! The Peshtigo was running around 29 inches the whole weekend! That is the highest I have ever seen it and […]

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TAKE OUT: APRIL 2017 ~ Photos from DBP Executive Editor Tom Clare

This month we have continued with our mission to bring you articles from around the world of whitewater! This weekend many of the founders of DBP are at Kosir’s rafting having an awesome time at Pesh fest, and kayaking’s brightest lights are taking part in Unleashed, organised by Send. This month to wrap it up […]

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Lifestyle Wallace

Paddling Banter: Learn your ABC of paddling!

Another month, another instalment of the excellent paddling banter! For those of you in the USA, the melt has really got going, with pics all over Facebook of the meltwater paddling that is going on. Stay safe, and check out the send unleashed competition happening soon! Those guys don’t need arrows! Take a look at […]

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Kayaking Lifestyle Wallace

NSR 2017 ~ A Look Back

National Student Rodeo (NSR) is the biggest student kayaking event in the UK, if not the world. It brings kayakers from all over the UK, and of all abilities together in Nottingham for one weekend a year to paddle and party. The competition side includes people of all abilities from those who have just started […]

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Kayaking Wallace

THE LONGEST WALLACE ~ Swimming the Doe River in Flood. by Michael Potter

The rains came to visit East Tennessee on Friday, March 17th. I was happy to see the water levels rising, knowing that I would be home on Saturday and have something good to kayak. When I got the weather forecast I started watching the gauges of my favorite rivers. The main one that I was […]