Dane Jackson has earned a worldwide reputation as one of the best freestyle kayakers in the sport — but what is freestyle kayaking? It’s not a leisurely paddle down a lazy river, nor is it a thrilling descent through ripping whitewater. It’s about doing tricks on a rolling wave, using skills accumulated over years of kayaking to flip and spin maneuvers like nose blunts, McNastys and air screws at will. Now what does THAT mean? Let the man himself break it down for you in this video. _ Experience the world of Red Bull like you have never seen it [More]
Here’s how much I’ve been liking the new Jackson Kayak 2016 Rockstar! This thing is awesome! I have learned so many new tricks in both holes and waves!
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White Water Rafting & Kayaking. I filmed while at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham. Great skills and control! This is where they trained for the 2012 Olympics Games.
This is a basic rescue skill that can make you a valuable member of any paddling group, and can possibly save a life. When someone is upside down in their kayak and unable to roll or wet exit, this technique allows you to flip them upright. Team NRS paddler Stephan Wright gives step-by-step instructions on how to do it.
While kayaking in Hawaii, these two friends happened upon an opportunity for some spearfishing. After skewering a large Ahi, they made straight for shore to consume their catch right there on the beach. Credit: YouTube/MOSTIC2010
little sister and my baby nephew getting to grips with white water at Llangollen
I put together a new video/intro for my New River movies here at class 6 riverrunners in WV. All the footage is from the New River.
One bad ass rapid that doesn’t quite go to plan for Joey Hitchins.