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Explore your back yard! Braver Wave 2.0

As boats have improved, kayakers have learned fun and new skills, and new roads/trails have been opened, it’s worth taking the time to re-explore your back yard.  Often times, runs that were just too log-choked to enjoy may have now washed clean.  Sometimes new access...

2013 All Star ROCKS the White Nile

I just returned home after my 4th trip to Uganda.  Uganda is by far my favorite winter playboating destination: warm water, big waves, big rapids, tropical paradise of birds, animals, and plant life, easy logistics, and great paddlers from all over the world make a...

First days in my new Karma

My brand new medium Karma came to me all the way across the country early last week in Marty’s trailer.  I’ve been excited to play with this new toy ever since I paddled the prototype in Montana, and shot the product photos a few weeks ago.  So I went on a...

NOC’s GAF 2012

As hundreds of kayakers descended on the Nantahala Gorge this year, Team JK assembled to talk kayaking, go kayaking, and sell some kayaks :).  It was a great to see everyone enjoying the playspots, Nanty Gorge run, and new for 2012 a scheduled recreational release on...

Cali Creeking in the Springtime Sun

This past weekend, I had the joy of paddling down in the Kaweah drainage with lots of great friends for what was most likely the high-water weekend of the year.  We got on 3 runs that I’ve never paddled before: the North Kaweah, the South Kaweah, and the lower...