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Gnarlfest

Gnarlfest—California’s hardest whitewater race; where no one ever shows up and someone always swims.
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Malabar River Festival - India
   August 17, 2018

Malabar River Festival - India


by Kalob Grady

Now in its 6th year, the Malabar River Festival has grown from its humble beginnings and has sparked international interest, drawing in the best kayakers in the world.

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   August 17, 2018

Malabar River Festival - India


by Kalob Grady
North Fork Championship VII
   July 31, 2018

North Fork Championship VII


by Jules Domine

The 2018 North Fork Championship report from Kokatat team paddler Jules Domine. An incredible four days of action packed kayaking and excitement!

The 2018 North Fork Championship report from Kokatat team paddler Jules Domine. An incredible four days of action packed kayaking and excitement!

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   July 31, 2018
   07/31/18

North Fork Championship VII


by Jules Domine
   May 31, 2018

Samana Fest 2018 - save the samana


by Jules Domine

The Samaná Fest is an atypical event celebrating for the fifth year in a row, the last free flowing river of Antioquia, The Rio Samaná.

The Samaná Fest is an atypical event celebrating for the fifth year in a row, the last free flowing river of Antioquia, The Rio Samaná.

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   May 31, 2018
   05/31/18

Samana Fest 2018 - save the samana


by Jules Domine
Jules Domine
Spring Rain
   April 30, 2018

Spring Rain


by Diane Gaydos-Brasuell

Spring season means warmer weather, blooming flowers and longer days. In the Southeast, spring also means rain and kayaking.

Spring season means warmer weather, blooming flowers and longer days. In the Southeast, spring also means rain and kayaking.

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   April 30, 2018
   04/30/18

Spring Rain


by Diane Gaydos-Brasuell
   March 29, 2018

3 Ways to improve your Boof stroke (Video)


by Seth Ashworth

A quick instructional video on three ways to improve your 'Boof Stroke'' which is the stroke used to lift up your bow and carry speed out of drops.

A quick instructional video on three ways to improve your 'Boof Stroke'' which is the stroke used to lift up your bow and carry speed...

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   March 29, 2018
   03/29/18

3 Ways to improve your Boof stroke (Video)


by Seth Ashworth
Seth Ashworth
UNLEASHED Uganda
   March 01, 2018

UNLEASHED Uganda


by Kalob Grady

In early January, 29 athletes from 12 diverse countries converged upon the longest river in the world for UNLEASHEDxUganda

In early January, 29 athletes from 12 diverse countries converged upon the longest river in the world for UNLEASHEDxUganda

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   March 01, 2018
   03/01/18

UNLEASHED Uganda


by Kalob Grady
Moose Fest
   November 10, 2017

Moose Fest


by Seth Ashworth

A step by step guide on how to get the most out of Moose Fest

A step by step guide on how to get the most out of Moose Fest

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   November 10, 2017
   11/10/17

Moose Fest


by Seth Ashworth
Inside UNLEASHED
   November 07, 2017

Inside UNLEASHED


by Seth Ashworth

A photo gallery from UNLEASHED 2017 - a four stage kayak competition on the giant whitewater of Quebec and Ontario.

A photo gallery from UNLEASHED 2017 - a four stage kayak competition on the giant whitewater of Quebec and Ontario.

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   November 07, 2017
   11/07/17

Inside UNLEASHED


by Seth Ashworth
2017 Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium
   September 29, 2017

2017 Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium


by Sean Morley

Experiencing the largest tidal range in the world is reason enough for any sea kayaker to want to attend the Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium.

Experiencing the largest tidal range in the world is reason enough for any sea kayaker to want to attend the Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak...

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   September 29, 2017
   09/29/17

2017 Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium


by Sean Morley
Women’s Green River Takeover 2017
   September 12, 2017

Women’s Green River Takeover 2017


by Diane Gaydos-Brasuell

Enjoy kayaking with other female paddlers? Check out the fun we had at the Women Takeover the Green event!

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   September 12, 2017

Women’s Green River Takeover 2017


by Diane Gaydos-Brasuell
   July 25, 2017

Surf, Ocean and Rivers with Kokatat SUP Ambassador Norm Hann


by Norm Hann

Norm Hann has introduced S.O.A.R (Surf, Ocean and Rivers) paddle camps with the aim to deliver an instructional, fun and progressive stand up paddle board training experience for sup enthusiasts, potential instructors or those goal setters looking for the opportunity for self-challenge and leadership training.

Norm Hann has introduced S.O.A.R (Surf, Ocean and Rivers) paddle camps with the aim to deliver an instructional, fun and progressive stand...

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   July 25, 2017
   07/25/17

Surf, Ocean and Rivers with Kokatat SUP Ambassador Norm Hann


by Norm Hann
Norm Hann
Going with the Flow
   April 28, 2017

Going with the Flow


by Emily Jackson

Each spring Emily Jackson and husband Nick Troutrman pack up the family into their RV and hit the road in search or awesome kayaking opportunities.

Each spring Emily Jackson and husband Nick Troutrman pack up the family into their RV and hit the road in search or awesome kayaking opportunities.

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   April 28, 2017
   04/28/17

Going with the Flow


by Emily Jackson
   April 07, 2017

Storm Gathering Aftermath


by Paul Kuthe

Every two years a storm of epic proportions blows through Trinidad, California. This year exuberant dry suit clad storm chasers caught what they were looking for!

Every two years a storm of epic proportions blows through Trinidad, California. This year exuberant dry suit clad storm chasers caught what they were looking...

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   April 07, 2017
   04/07/17

Storm Gathering Aftermath


by Paul Kuthe
Paul Kuthe
Colorado Kayaking in the Spring
   March 30, 2017

Colorado Kayaking in the Spring


by Kady Kellogg

A great way to see Colorado is by participating in kayaking events throughout the state during the spring runoff.

A great way to see Colorado is by participating in kayaking events throughout the state during the spring runoff.

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   March 30, 2017
   03/30/17

Colorado Kayaking in the Spring


by Kady Kellogg
Samana Fest 2017 - Save the Samana
   January 04, 2017

Samana Fest 2017 - Save the Samana


by Jules Domine

Now more than ever, it's time to rally to save the Samana

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   January 04, 2017

Samana Fest 2017 - Save the Samana


by Jules Domine
Getting the girls out
   December 29, 2016

Getting the girls out


by Ellie Wheat

Whitewater Ladies of Washington Fall Paddling Day

Whitewater Ladies of Washington Fall Paddling Day

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   December 29, 2016
   12/29/16

Getting the girls out


by Ellie Wheat
   December 28, 2016

South American Hotspot: Simposio de Kayak Pacifico Sur


by Kate Hives

The 4th annual Simposio de Kayak Pacifico Sur kicks off the southern hemisphere’s paddling season with surfing, rock gardening and flatwater sea kayak courses.

The 4th annual Simposio de Kayak Pacifico Sur kicks off the southern hemisphere’s paddling season with surfing, rock gardening and flatwater sea kayak courses.

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   December 28, 2016
   12/28/16

South American Hotspot: Simposio de Kayak Pacifico Sur


by Kate Hives
Kate Hives
Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium 2016
   November 24, 2016

Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium 2016


by Paul Kuthe

The 8th Annual Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium brought together friends, fun, and bunnies in celebration of paddling on the sea!

The 8th Annual Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium brought together friends, fun, and bunnies in celebration of paddling on the sea!

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   November 24, 2016
   11/24/16

Lumpy Waters Sea Symposium 2016


by Paul Kuthe
   October 13, 2016

Help Kokatat Protect Free-Flowing Rivers in Ecuador


by Darcy Gaechter

Kokatat Teams Up with The Ecuadorian Rivers Institute to Save Ecuador's Best Whitewater

Kokatat Teams Up with The Ecuadorian Rivers Institute to Save Ecuador's Best Whitewater

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   October 13, 2016
   10/13/16

Help Kokatat Protect Free-Flowing Rivers in Ecuador


by Darcy Gaechter
Darcy Gaechter
2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award Open for Entry!
   August 18, 2016

2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award Open for Entry!


by Kokatat

The American Made Outdoor Gear Award (AMOGA) is inviting domestic manufactures to submit their “made in America” stories for the 2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Awards, the annual award program that celebrates domestic manufacturing in the outdoor industry.

The American Made Outdoor Gear Award (AMOGA) is inviting domestic manufactures to submit their “made in America” stories for the 2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Awards,...

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   August 18, 2016
   08/18/16

2017 American Made Outdoor Gear Award Open for Entry!


by Kokatat
Svalbard Ice Bears and Islands
   March 17, 2016

Svalbard Ice Bears and Islands


by Jaime Sharp

Jaime Sharp wraps up his North America speaking tour about his teams recent successful world first sea kayak circumnavigation of Svalbard Archipelago

Jaime Sharp wraps up his North America speaking tour about his teams recent successful world first sea kayak circumnavigation of Svalbard Archipelago

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   March 17, 2016
   03/17/16

Svalbard Ice Bears and Islands


by Jaime Sharp
Norm Hann Joins Kokatat SUP Ambassador Team
   February 03, 2016

Norm Hann Joins Kokatat SUP Ambassador Team


by Norm Hann

Kokatat welcomes Canadian stand up paddle athlete and conservationist, Norm Hann to the SUP Ambassador Team.

Kokatat welcomes Canadian stand up paddle athlete and conservationist, Norm Hann to the SUP Ambassador Team.

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   February 03, 2016
   02/03/16

Norm Hann Joins Kokatat SUP Ambassador Team


by Norm Hann
Emily Jackson 2015 Women’s Freestyle Kayak World Champion
   January 19, 2016

Emily Jackson 2015 Women’s Freestyle Kayak World Champion


by Emily Jackson

A competition is the opportunity to showcase ability, but never define it.

A competition is the opportunity to showcase ability, but never define it.

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   January 19, 2016
   01/19/16

Emily Jackson 2015 Women’s Freestyle Kayak World Champion


by Emily Jackson