I have a fun new way to select tidbits for you to read or watch on your phone. Sign up for occasional texts from me, with links to a short video, article, post, sweepstakes, etc.. The most you would receive is one/day, but I expect to send a few/week. I will
My Life- Chapter 1: 50 Years gone by:
Intermission: Sorry there will be no time for intermission in this story
My Life- Chapter 2: The Next 50 years
Before I can really anticipate my next 50 years I need to take an inventory of the assets i have today.
A wife, Kristine, of 25+ years.. She grounds me where
The new Rock Star was well tested in holes, winning the World Championships for men and women in 2013 and just about every other freestyle event as well this season. However, we had not been able to play it for any extended period of time on epic waves. We are two weeks into
This is a special video with angles and shots rarely seen in kayaking. I brought my DJI- Phantom Quadcopter, 6 batteries, GoPro Hero 3+ cameras, one Levitar GoPro elevated mount to capture these shots. We did a ton of epic creek boating in Veracruz, as well as a race and and traveling around
On the plane ride home from Mexico, I put this edit together of our Mexico trip in the Jackson Karma using GoPro Studio. We took my Phantom Quad on the trip and got some epic shots, of which I am not putting all of them here, but you’ll get a taste of it!
Veracruz, Mexico is home to rugged mountains, jungle, wonderful people, and epic whitewater. In 2006 a first descent Expedition lead by Ben Stookeberry, with Rafa Ortiz, Nick Troutman, Phil Boyer, Eric Seymore, Darin Mcquoid, Heather Herbeck, and I opened up the Alseseca river from the top down, with the most famous of
165 competitors from 24 Nations entered this year’s World Extreme Championships in Austria. 134 competitors ended up competing, some dropped out due to high water, some got injured (like Nick Troutman). By the time the competition started, the roster was stacked with incredible racers.
High water provided entertainment for specators looking for paddlers
Training for the World Extreme Kayak Championships, sponsored by “Sickline” is getting near the end zone as the competition starts on Thursday with final registration, gear checking, and then Friday the Qualifier round happens.
We flew here last week with 5 Karmas (4 mediums and 1 large) for Joel, Nick, Hunt, Dane, and I and
I put this together while traveling from USA to Austria. Looking forward to making the July-December video!
Freestyle Team Trials begin tomorrow at NOC (Nantahala Outdoor Center) Watch Team Jackson Kayak in action with some of the top paddlers in the world competing for a chance to represent the USA in the 2013 World Freestyle Kayak Championships right here at NOC in September. This will be the first time in