Meet the CKS Squad Part 2: Evan J Stafford

March 13, 2007
This is Part 2 of a Series of posts that introduces the members of the 2007 CKS Squad. Included in each section is the squad member’s Bio and a brief photographic Trip Report of their Top 3 days on the river during the 2006 season. Today we are meeting Evan J Stafford and getting a… View Article

Spring has hit

March 11, 2007
Spring is in the air. On Saturday march 10th, I met seven Colorado boaters for a run on the Upper Box in New Mexico. It was flowing around 500 cfs and it felt like Spring, the wind was blowing and we were all coming off the couch. Time to shake the rust. It was a… View Article

KiwiKayaking

March 2, 2007
Well, helicopters are expensive and we were broker than we thought, so the big NZ south island creeking mish became more of a working, hiking, and attempting to get some boating in adventure. My camera broke, so I will spare you fuzzy images of mountains, etc. But, here are a couple of pics kayak related… View Article

2007 Rocker Review

February 18, 2007
(unwrapping my new Rocker in Costa Rica. photo by Brad Sutton) Several Weeks ago I picked up my new 2007 Rocker and drove it back to Memphis just in time to fly with it to Costa Rica! Meeting up with team members Ben Stookesberry, Brad Sutton, and Mario Vargas I got to put the Rocker… View Article

February 8, 2007
As a kayaker I am always seeking the newest thrill and I hate being bored. This past season has been so busy with so much going on, it has been really hard keeping track of all my adventures. But I do my best to fill you in. As of the end of the 2005 season… View Article

Hotel Charley: River of Doubt Chapter 3 Teaser

February 5, 2007
Our Costa Rica trip is officially chapter 3 in the upcoming video from Clear H2O Films, Hotel Charely Vol. 2: River of Doubt coming out in Spring of 2007! Check out the teaser from our Costa Rica trip here:http://www.jacksonkayak.com/jkvideos/costa_rica_teaser_htc.movFeaturing myself, Ben Stookesberry, Brad Sutton, and Lizzie English… special thanks to JK team member Mario Vargas… View Article

i PURA VIDA ! Costa Rica Trip Report

January 30, 2007
(Finally in Costa Rica! Photo by Brad Sutton) Several weeks ago, I had never been out of the country before. So when I found out about the Costa Rica trip Brad was organizing, it was more to me than an opportunity to kayak somewhere new; it was an opportunity to experience a new part of… View Article

Whitewater WHERE?!?!

January 25, 2007
This is a little intro to team CKS member Brock Royer and whitewater paddle in the Great Lakes area. You can see more of Brock, Great Lakes whitewater and CKS gear being used to the extreme on the lastest issue of LVM #21. Enjoy ~~~~So my good buddy Joe C.~~~~ came back to the flatlands… View Article

The Guadalupe in New Mexico

With all the snow we are getting, The Guadalupe in New Mexico is going to run this Spring. This is the Northern Guadalupe, note to be confused with the southern run.A quick vid for you of the Guad. Guide Book for Colorado & NM

Meet the CKS Squad Part 1: Boyd Ruppelt and Samantha Brunner

January 16, 2007
This is Part 1 of a Series of posts that introduces the members of the 2007 CKS Squad. Icluded in each section is the squad member’s Bio and a brief photographic Trip Report of their Top 3 days on the river during the 2006 season. (photo by: Samantha Brunner) Personal Biography Name: Boyd Ruppelt Birthdate:… View Article