Super pumped to be packing up things tonight to take a little trip. Heading out in the morning to paddle the White Nile in Uganda Africa. My brother Quinton and I are taking the trip of a lifetime to get ready for the World Competition this summer on our home river, the Ottawa River. The White Nile is similar to the Garb Wave which will be the feature for this years World Freestyle Championships. The Nile will have visitors from many parts of the world paddling and dialing in on their tricks in…See More
You may never have to hand roll, but if you need to its nice to know how. Here are the five steps that I use to hand roll, as well as a video explaining it in more detail.1. Tuck up tight to whichever side you want to roll on.2. Reach completely out of the water with your hands.3. Slap your hands down on the water while doing your hip snap.4. Make sure your head comes up last.5. End in an upright seated position.I hope this helps you get your hand roll!Check out the video below to see a more…See More
We have been having Swinter here in Idaho. Everyone is out and paddling in our nice weather. Here's a rolling tip.Twisting in your set up helps your paddle reach the surface when rolling. Focusing on twisting vs. tucking forward is the key for me. Here's a short clip where my focus is on having my paddle at the surface before I start my sweep.https://vimeo.com/120698156Rolling questions? I'll do my best to answer any you have.Paddle in Peace,Devon…See More
"I agree with you on all three things. I´ve got the 93 and I love it.
Riding over holes and stuff, all locked in and in control makes the extra weight well worth it.
Plus, the Recon is meant to be paddled - not carried :-)"