Sierra Stinson

Results: The Worlds at Garb

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uu8LP8B9c84?t=42m40s The last two days of competition provided high tension and excitement – and also doled out crushing heartbreak and triumph to some of the world’s best freestyle...

2015 ICF World Freestyle Championships Underway on Garburator

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5gT8nOyZL0E If the lead up to this year’s ICF World Freestyle Championships are any indicator of what’s to come over the few days, spectators will be in...

The Van Life

From shuttle rig to year-round residence, these rigs serve double-duty for paddlers who live on the road and on the river. This feature was first published in Rapid, Summer/Fall, 2014. ...

How To Stay Warm For Spring Surfing

The spring thaw is finally underway and that means two things—paddling and cold water. Knowing how to prepare yourself for the inevitable cold that comes with spring boating is...

Top Paddler’s Pubs

 Is there anything more refreshing than a cold beer after a day on the river? (No, we aren’t talking bootie beers here). Excluding lukewarm Pabst at your local takeout,...

Stretch It Out

  We all know the take-out is a great place to socialize, but instead of standing around while you gab, do your boating a big favor and stretch. “After your...

How To Outfit Your Kayak For Increased Comfort And...

Outfitting the cockpit of a kayak can make all the difference for those who are struggling with their roll, unable to paddle consistently, and worse, spending a lot of...

Brazilian Men Grab Gold At World Rafting Championships

The 2013 World Rafting Championships have come to a close in Rotorua, New Zealand. It was an action-packed four days, with results on the leaderboard changing constantly.    Day...

2013 World Rafting Championships Underway In Rotorua, New Zealand

 Supporters, coaches, athletes and raft guides have gathered in Rotorua, New Zealand over the past couple of weeks in anticipation of the 2013 World Rafting Championship, taking place from...