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I didn’t know

I can’t tell you how many times I hear someone justify not wearing a PFD by saying they are a good swimmer. Fitness will help you be a better paddler. But let’s face it, water is stronger. Water will always win. The Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project is dedicated to educating as many people as …

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St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago

One experience every paddler should have at some point is an up-close view of the annual dyeing of the Chicago River. Since 1962 the river has been dyed green at 9:00 am on the Saturday before St. Patrick’s Day. The Plumbers Union Local 130 adds an orange biodegradable vegetable dye to the water to create …

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Thank you for sharing

I just returned from my annual pilgrimage to Canoecopia and I have to say that this year was the best ever. I am fortunate to have been selected as a speaker on several topics this year. I had the pleasure of speaking with five separate audiences on topics, including a fitness session based on Power …

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Werner Paddles Ambassador

I am proud to announce that I have been named a Werner Paddles Ambassador. I am honored to be affiliated with a company like Werner, one who is committed to delivering a great product with fantastic support. I have been a proud Werner user for several years and always enjoy the opportunity to share the …

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