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SUP Whitewater Expedition - First Descent of the Mountain River NWT

Written by Jimmy Martinello jimmymartinello.com The Crew: Jimmy Martinello, Todd Lawson, Dennis Flett and Jon Burak The Mountain River is one of the most sought-after whitewater journeys in Canada. The river is a tributary of the mighty Mackenz ...

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Whitewater Kayaking

East Coast Whitewater Festival Season

The Beaver River Rendezvous kicks off the East Coast whitewater festival season on Labor Day weekend (Sep 1 to Sep 4) with 4 days packed full of whitewater releases in New York’s Adirondack Park. It’s a must attend for anyone looking to experience New York’s classic runs. Werner has been a long-time supporter of New ...

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Kayak Fishing

Why We Paddle for Fish

I saw a hint of movement. Then I saw the triangle and the lone dot pop up above the surface like Morse code shorthand for “Here I am”. I was too far away to cast so I picked up my Werner Hooked Shuna and made three whis ...

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SUP Equipment Choices with Josh Riccio

Fresh off of his 1st place finish in the stock 14' SUP division at the Molokai 2 Oahu race, Werner team rider Josh Riccio gives us some insight as to why he uses the Grand Prix 86.  ...

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Werner Paddles - Moving to Monroe WA

For Immediate Release:   The Sultan, WA based company Werner Paddles announced today that they will be moving their production facility from Sultan to Monroe, WA.  The move will bring both manufacturing and the fulfillment center under one roof in order to improve efficiencies.  ...

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Whitewater Kayaking

AN INTERNATIONAL TEAM OF KAYAKERS ENTER THE UNKNOWN AMAZON JUNGLE

Southeast, Colombia,  March 28th, 2017 - The expedition down the mystical Apaporis River will take an international team of kayakers including Werner Team Paddlers Ben Stook ...

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Limited Edition Lone Star - Camano and Shuna

Available February 27th Shuna Lone Star - Limited Edition: ...

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Kayak Fishing

#KayakfishFRYDay Jim Sammon’s tells us, “Hold your paddle correctly!”

Happy #KayakfishFRYDay to you all.  This week, we look Werner Paddles pro-staff Jim Sammon's, "Public Service Announcement." You don't catch as many fish from a kayak as he has, without knowing a few things about how to paddle.  Jim's humorous ...

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Kayak Touring

The Gales Storm Gathering-coming to Lake Superior this October.

The Gales Storm Gathering is one of the premiere rough water sea kayaking events in the US.  Taking place in October, on lake Superior, conditions never let paddlers and coaches down and it truly makes for an amazing learning experience.  It is an honor for ...

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Throw Back Thursday. 2007 to 2017, wishing Doug Ragan all the best after 10 great years.

Happy Throw Back Thursday to you.  This blog originally ran in April of 2015, part of a #TBT celebration as we looked back over our history while celebrating 50 Years of handcrafting paddles.  Today, we repurpose it as we send off a friend and amazing colleague of 10 years, sales director Doug Ragan.     ...

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Whitewater Wednesday.  IR’s John Weld, eulogizes his Shogun.

From the gang at Werner Paddles, happy Whitewater Wednesday to you.  Today, we have an awesome piece to share from co-founder/owner of Immersion Research, John Weld.  For many of you younger paddlers out there, you may know of  t ...

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Whitewater Wednesday. 360 Video tour of the Grand Canyon

Friend, Werner Paddles athlete and film maker, John Grace, recently had the opportunity to one again head into the Grand Canyon on a self-supported whitewater kayak mission.  From the John, "The Grand Canyon exists on a scale few other things in nature can compare with. If you are interested in learning how to self-supp ...

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