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Ocoee Whitewater Rodeo 2000

Demo of big name professional paddlers competing in a yearly AWA event. Hosted by professional Sam Drevo. Produced, directed and edited by Travel Channel's...

Tallulah Gorge

May 26, 1993. 6:30 AM. I was tired after getting up at four am to drive from Holly Springs to what's left of the...
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First Cheoah Release 2005

Shane Benedict prepared this great video from the first day of Cheoah releases in the fall of 2005.

Gauley According to Nealy

By Jeff Moag Artist and OG dirtbag William Nealy has gone by many monikers, from Mr. December to Whitewater’s Poet Laureate. Nealy defied easy labels,...

Kayakers Gain Access to Ohiopyle Falls

For decades, kayakers and other whitewater boaters were prohibited by park safety rules from paddling over the crest of an 18-foot waterfall in this...

The Perfect Wave

Sunday January 21st. Everyone in the whitewater world knows what happened that day: Davey Hearn, current C1 World Slalom champion, was arrested for paddling...

A River Reborn

As kayakers, experiencing a new river is as easy as hopping in a car and driving to a new region. However, rarely do we...

Story of the Dolores

Since the late 1980s, when McPhee Dam started diverting the water out of the Dolores River in Colorado, it’s been a long haul to...
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LVMTV: Cheoah Releases

Today, we talk with American Whitewater's Jeff Paine and Kevin Colburn about their work and success securing releases on North Carolina's Cheoah River. AW...

The Gauley, By Golly

...after careful consideration it was judged too difficult for men and women in US Army uniforms to discuss the "Gad Dam" without rolling on...