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Another record field ready for 19th annual Yukon River Quest

Pre-race tally has 96 teams from 13 countries entered in ‘Race to the Midnight Sun’.

The race roster is set for the 19th annual Yukon River Quest, which will begin on Wednesday, June 28 in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada. 515 more words

The Paddler News

Canoeing past Belleville

On the river Loire

Belleville, the most upstream of the Loire’s four nuclear power stations, supplies about four percent of France’s electricity, about equal to the country’s total wind farm capacity of over 10,000 turbines in 2015. 240 more words


Summer Sea Kayaking

Summer is almost here, and we start out in the sea from Wednesday 3rd May. I think all our current junior members should be capable of paddling in the sea, providing the conditions are good. 271 more words


Canoeing: Plan B!

Over the past while have put together articles that have been around a few psychological principles and how we might go improving our coaching and / or paddling. 1,903 more words

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Making a splash on the Zambezi River!

Wildlife – check! Travel – check! Adventure– check! If you are looking for your next adventure, then the Zambezi Canoe Challenge in Zambia could be the ideal solution for you! 758 more words

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The Gold Rush River - part 2

Note: This is part 2 of our canoe trip down the Yukon River in August, 2016, from Carmacks to Dawson City.

Fog shrouds the river when I get up but the sun is working its magic and I begin my ritual of making coffee. 4,523 more words


The Gold Rush River - part 1

Note: It’s been a busy fall but I’ve finally had some time to work on blog posts from our trip in the Yukon and Alaska in August and September. 3,223 more words