PELICAN INTERNATIONAL INC. ACQUIRES ADVANCED ELEMENTS INC.

Laval, Quebec, Canada, June 14, 2021 – As part of its strategic plan, Pelican International Inc., the world leader in...

2020 Was A Record Breaking Year For All The...

I’m excited for spring, and I’m sure you are too. With a year of COVID-19 behind us, we have...

Whitewater Ontario Announces The Ottawa River Public Access Project...

The Ottawa River is an internationally renowned whitewater river enjoyed by recreational kayakers, canoeists and rafters. Public access has...

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Boat Review: WaveSport ACE Kayak

Unlike the XXX and EZs, WaveSport stepped out of the flat-bottomed, kicker rocker trend. Instead of a completely flat...

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Bruce Kirkby Pushes The Limits Of SUP At Cape...

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The Surprisingly Tasty History Of Bannock, The Classic Camping...

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