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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

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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General

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 Kayaking

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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Whitewater Kayaking

Whitewater Wednesday-Bren Orton 2016 Highlight reel.

As we sit around as boaters and debate who falls into the group of the most elite talents in the World, the name Bren Orton comes up more and more these days.  The young man with the crazy hair from Warrington, England has gone from freestyle specialist, to a super well rounded paddler since he started a more intense Internationa ...

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Kayak Fishing

Introducing #Paddle4Fish - Celebrating fishing with a paddle

We are excited to kick off the 2017 kayak fishing season with the introduction of #Paddle4Fish       The hash tag will be a catch all for videos and photos posted to social media by kayak, sup, and canoe anglers who choose to chase their favorite species using a paddle, for the tradition, performance, ver ...

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