We last chatted with Chev Dixon in 2020 when we were introducing him as part of our Werner Paddles Touring Team. Chev recently wrapped up the Hudson Valley Challenge and had a lot to share with us including how the experience went and how paddling technique can make the difference in long days on the water.
"One of the best things my dad taught me was drill and nail every since ferry, eddy, surf, and boof on an easier section before you make the next step."
"This year I made the annual pilgrimage north to Eastern Canada for the spring melt and high water season that has come to be known as the ‘Stakeout’. "-Nick Troutman
Team Paddler Abby Holcombe shares what competing after the pandemic has been like.
I can’t pass up this window of good weather. I think to myself, “What a great way to celebrate my birthday and my final Great Lakes crossing. I will never forget what I did on my 60th!”