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ICF Draft Whitewater Slalom Rules Changes ICF Congress November 28-29, 2008

USACK Governance Reform / Whitewater Slalom Restructuring USACK Nov 11, 2008

USACK Reform Restructuring Blog USACK November 2008

USA Whitewater Slalom Draft Rules Change USACK November 2008

Bill Kirby's Augsburg Kayak Sweet Composites November 2008

Stolen dream for bronzed battler Robin Bell Daily Telegraph Nov 20, 2008

Olympians Paralympians Join Habitat for Humanity AroundTheRings Nov 19, 2008

Kayakers find winter outlet in swimming pool KTUU November 17, 2008

Crane starts £13m canoe centre BBC News November 14, 2008

Richard Fox appointed Canoeing Director November 14, 2008

2004 gold medalist Peschier wants to compete for Greece AFPGoogle Nov. 7, 2008

New bid for Olympic Watersports Centre on track Portadown Times Nov. 7, 2008

Kayak Polo Nationals in San Marcos Austin360 November 1, 2008

Whitewater park on Boise River next year KTVB October 31, 2008

Great Lakes team scoops silver and bronze medals Great Lakes Advocate Oct 29, 2008

Whitewater Jessica Fox Penrith City Star October 28, 2008

Milton Mann Keeping Eye on Water Levels goupstate October 28, 2008

David Florence hasn’t stopped since his Olympic silver Timesonline Oct 26, 2008

Canoe Champs honoured as club turns 50 MississaugaNews Oct 25, 2008

Jacqui Lawrence guest of U of New England Sports Awards NorthernDaily Oct 23, 2008

Eric Jackson's write-up of IWHOF Jackson Kayaks October 23, 2008

Future of US Slalom by Jamie McEwan USWTAF October 4, 2008

Musing on our Slalom Mission Jamie McEwan USWTAF Oct. 4, 2008

Army of Women: Together We Can Prevent Breast Cancer

David Florence whitewater silver in Beijing Scotsman Oct.18, 2008

IWHOF 2007 & 2008 Induction Dinner $30/ person NOC Sat Oct 11

ACA Collegiate Canoe Kayak Whitewater Championships Oct. 12, 2008

Paddlers hope to make waves Free-Lance Star October 10, 2008

World Series Final (American Open) USWTAF October 7, 2008

Equal Opportunity & Rewards for Women's Canoe USACK October 5, 2008

Veterans & Olympians Team Up for Whitewater digtriad October 5, 2008

Olympians & Veterans Partner for Raft Race WTRF 7 October 4, 2008

World Series Brings Whitewater Athletes to Maryland Your4State October 4, 2008

Wounded Troops Back in Whitewater Washington Times October 3, 2008

Whitewater Plan for Manukau City, NZL NZHerald October 4, 2008

Development of Manukau initiative wins support Scoop October 3, 2008

Kayak and culture plan a goer NZStuff October 3, 2008

Olympic stars set sights on Tees slalom Gazette Live October 1, 2008

Green light for London 2012 canoe-kayak slalom venue BYMNews October 1, 2008

Green light for 2012 canoe centre BuildingUK October 1, 2008

Putting babies on hold to train for an Olympic gold Derbyshire Sept 29, 2008

Canoeing Couples: Tandem Becomes Smooth Dance Daily Camera Sept 25, 2008

13: Glenwood’s lucky number Post Independent September 25, 2008

Is Kayaking Fun Enough to Watch? Jaunted September 24, 2008

Glenwood Whitewater Park a screaming success Post Independent Sept 22, 2008

Kayaking adventures empower kids with HIV SFGate September 21, 2008

Commercial Games: Selling Off the Olympic Ideal Multinational Monitor Sept/Oct 2008

Paddling brings relaxation, exhilaration SIU Daily Egyptian September 19, 2008

Kayaker Dustin Urban Is Third in Freestyle World Cup Ellsworth Sept 18, 2008

Glenwood whitewater park hosts kayak competition Post Independent Sept 18, 2008

Frequent flier Hipgrave ready to touch down on Gauley Register Herald Sept 17, 2008

Could Minden host kayak races 2015 Pan-Am Games? Minden Times Sept 17, 2008

**OPEN Race Entry** World Series Canoe/Kayak Slalom ASCI Oct. 3-4

National Championship Whitewater Slalom Results ~ Champions


Future of Slalom: Preliminary USWTAF June 2008 ~ USWTAF Discussion

ICF Canoe Kayak News ~ Canoe/ Kayak Slalom World Series

Meet The Jackson's: Outside Magazine Video September 2008

Boukpeti won Togo's first-ever Olympic medal - made a Prince LATimes Sep 6, 2008

Brenda toasts Jacqui's success Byron Shire September 4, 2008

John Hastings and Katrina van Wijk win titles Barry's Bay September 3, 2008

Dustin Urban wins Bronze Freestyle World Cup Mountain Mail Sept 3, 2008

Olympic paddlers do well in National Championships Examiner Sept 2, 2008

Togo fetes kayaker who won its first Olympic medal Reuters Africa Sept 1, 2008

London 2012 calling inspired Luuka Jones Bay of Plenty August 30, 2008

Glenwood Springs Whitewater prepares for Freestyle Post Independent Aug 29, 2008

Pioneers: Six intrepid boaters unlocked the Gauley's secrets Gazette-Mail Aug 29, 2008

Palisade whitewater park is possible Free Press August 28, 2008

Nottingham base is the only option for David Florence Scotsman August 28, 2008

Jacqui Lawrence comes home Northern Star August 27, 2008

Glenwood Springs Whitewater featured in magazine Post Independent Aug 26, 2008

1996 Ocoee Olympic Reunion on September 19-20 Chattanooga Aug 25, 2008

Jason Craig Freestyle kayaking teen RGJ August 24, 2008

The Olympic effect: can Scotland seize the moment? Sunday Herald August 24, 2008

Proud Olympic Fraker Mom Returns From Beijing 11Alive August 22, 2008

Ben Doran films help Lock 32 Whitewater Park Democrat & Chronicle Aug 14, 2008

Beijing Olympic NBC Video All Classes: C1, K1, C2, K1W

Whitewater Slalom Beijing Olympic Results August 11-14, 2008

NBC Olympics Canoe Kayak NBC Olympics August 2008

ICF Canoe Kayak News ICF News August 2008

2008 Beijing Slalom Canoe Kayak Olympic Athletes ICF August 8, 2008

2008 USA Whitewater Slalom Canoe Kayak Team USACK 2008

Congratulations 2008 USA Olympic Team: Scott Parsons, Heather Corrie,

Benn Fraker, and Casey Eichfeld & Rick Powell

Canoe Kayak 2008 Beijing Olympic Games ICF July 2008

ICF Slalom World Ranking ICF July 18, 2008

Giants of the five-ring circus August 17, 2008

Jacqui Lawrence claims slalom Silver medal Fox Sports August 15, 2008

Silver stunner for Jacqui Lawrence Sydney Morning Herald August 15, 2008

Slovakia's Kaliska retains canoeing slalom Gold Hindu News August 15, 2008

David Ford just shy of a medal, places 6th Chilliwack Times August 15, 2008

Hochschorner brothers win third straight gold AP August 15, 2008

Lawrence kayaks to whitewater silver ABC News August 15, 2008

Slovakia wins a pair of golds in canoe/kayak Sports Network August 15, 2008

And we thought that David winning silver was a shock! Scotsman August 15, 2008

Canoeist's parents struck by lightning Evening Standard August 14, 2008

Eichfeld & Powell's dreams sink when good run goes bad Post-Gazette Aug 14, 2008

Canoes and Kayaks in Fast Waters August 13, 2008

Eoin Rheinisch delivers dream ride Belfast Telegraph August 13, 2008

Silver for Team GB's David Florence August 12, 2008

Chinese paddlers on track to win first slalom medal China view Aug 13, 2008

David Florence is our Olympic hero Scotsman August 13, 2008

Slalom Men's C2 heats report and photographs ICF August 13, 2008

Slalom Women's K1 heats report and photographs ICF August 13, 2008

Heather Corrie Advances to Finals USACK August 13, 2008

Heather Corrie Reaches Whitewater Semi Twin Cities August 13, 2008

Pain & pride as Rheinisch pipped for kayak slalom medal Irish Times Aug 13, 2008

David Florence rides crest of a whitewater wave to Silver Scotsman Aug 13, 2008

Togo takes their first medal ever in the Summer Games Gulfnews Aug 13, 2008

World champion Ford places sixth in Olympics kayak Aug 13, 2008

Sydney design helps boost Aussie slalom Aug 13, 2008

Hilgertova, the Dara Torres of whitewater slalom? NBC Olympics August 13, 2008

Defending champs advance to semis International Herald Tribune Aug 13, 2008

Fans mob Olympic canoe hero Radio August 13, 2008

Martikan regains Olympic canoeing slalom C1 title China Daily August 12, 2008

Benn Fraker Places 6th in Final USACK August 12, 2008

A Watershed Moment For Scott Parsons Washington Post August 12, 2008

Ford survives scare to make whitewater final August 12, 2008

Heather Corrie's Olympic debut at 37 Longhborough Echo August 8, 2008

Whitewater hall of fame adds six new members Mountain Mail Aug 12, 2008

Benn Fraker Places 6th in Final USACK August 12, 2008

A Watershed Moment For Scott Parsons Washington Post August 12, 2008

Measure of a Champion: Scott Parsons USACK August 12, 2008

Benjamin Boukpeti: Togo's hero in Olympics Xinhaunet August 12, 2008

In a kayak race, the first ever Olympic medal for Togo Inter'l Herald Tribune Aug 12, 2008

Martikan, Grimm win canoe/kayak gold August 12, 2008

Rheinisch is happy with fourth place RTE Sports August 12, 2008

David Ford finishes sixth in men's kayak Slam August 12, 2008

Fraker advances in Olympic whitewater slalom LA Times August 12, 2008

Canoeist Fraker advances August 12, 2008

Benn Fraker paddles Rome roots to Beijing Rome News Tribune July 27, 2008

Benn Fraker Races into Semis Tues. Aug 12 AP Story NBC Olympics August 11, 2008

ICF 2008 Olympic Photo Gallery ICF August 11, 2008

Beijing K1 Kayak Olympic Qualifier ICF August 11, 2008

Beijing C1 Canoe Olympic Qualifier ICF August 11, 2008

Benn Fraker's Family Blog from Beijing Benn to Beijing August 11, 2008

David Ford heads to whitewater kayak final National Post August 11, 2008

Ford Dodges bad luck to make Semi Winnepeg Sun August 11, 2008

Last chance for David Ford Globe and Mail August 11, 2008

Benn Fraker moves into C1 Semis Sports Network August 11, 2008

David Florence and Campbell Walsh into semi-finals The Guardian August 11, 2008

Robin Bell finishes seventh in C1 slalom heats Fox Sports August 10, 2008

Rheinisch ready to perform August 10, 2008

Robin Bell out to seize Australia's first C1 slalom gold Fox Sports August 10, 2008

C2 team embraces Olympic kayak course with enthusiasm Pocono Record Aug.10, 2008

David Florence is aiming to achieve Scotland on Sunday Aug.10, 2008

Olympic Whitewater Slalom Preview In Between Swims August 8, 2008

The Year the Olympics Went (Really) Hi-Tech Discover Maganize August 8, 2008

Tough whitewater course may favour underdogs Yahoo Sports August 6, 2008

Three-for-all? NBC Olympics August 6, 2008

Olympic teens blog about Games, China NBC Olympics July 31, 2008

Olympians & Others Practice Whitewater on Potomac NPR August 8, 2008

Opening Ceremony an event in itself Winnipeg Sun August 8, 2008

Sarah Boudens, James Cartwright Ottawa Sun August 8, 2008

Athletes, sports and trivia you should know about the Olympics Courier Press Aug 7, 2008

In medals race, more countries in running Christian Science Monitor August 7, 2008

White water and liquid gold David Florence Press and Journal August 7, 2008

Something to smile about: Scott Parsons NBC Canoe Kayak August 7, 2008

Kayaking: Brett Heyl Mojo HD A Shot at Glory August 2008

Beijing Olympic Canoe Kayak Update from Joe Jacobi & Bill Endicott August 7, 2008

David Ford believes he can medal Edmonton Sun August 7, 2008

What’s “Kayak” In Chinese? Chattanooga Pulse August 7, 2008

GB canoe team is all-Scottish with medal chance The Herald August 6, 2008

IN THE SPOTLIGHT | Scott Parsons Washington Post August 6, 2008

Heather Corrie spent her childhood summers in Minnesota Twin Cities August 6, 2008

New challenge hits the water Medicine Hat News August 6, 2008

Luuka Jones left dizzy by monster course NZ Herald August 6, 2008

Cracks begin to show in Beijing's façade National Post August 6, 2008

Powell & Eichfeld Overboard with talent Daily Local August 5, 2008

Coach backing Campbell Walsh The Scotsman August 5, 2008

South African canoeists eye glory Sport iAfrica August 5, 2008

Rapid rise for Peachtree City teen Benn Fraker AJC August 4, 2008

The Inside Edge by Cameron McIntosh ICF August 4, 2008

WNC athletes reflect on Olympic memories Citizen Times August 4, 2008

British canoeists' golden glint BBC August 3, 2008

Chilean-American paddler Pablo McCandless to Olympics Citizen Times August 3, 2008

Olympics a bittersweet family affair The Age August 3, 2008

Dutch slalom coach: to be in Olympics is great success China View August 2, 2008

Kayakers to battle another obstacle on Olympic course Fox Sports August 2, 2008

You've met the athletes, now meet the machines Mail August 3, 2008

Slalom Course had 'Gladiator Feel': Robin Bell NewsNine MSN August 2, 2008

Rising on the Games wave Penrith Press August 1, 2008

Olympic Team News Thanks Keech! August 2008

Junior Olympic Results from Wisconsin Wausau Whitewater August 2008

ICF Junior Slalom World Championships Roudnice CZE  July 25-27, 2008

Slalom Athletes Going to Beijing Olympics July 21, 2008

Math Kings Campbell Walsh Can Add to Tally Daily Express July 31, 2008

Sebastian Piersig C2 eyes slalom final at Beijing Olympics Xinhuanet July 31, 2008

Carbondale river park gets boost Aspen Times July 31, 2008

Living Paintings brings Olympics alive Newbury Today July 31, 2008

Beijing Olympic slalom course is the world best, toughest Xinhuanet July 29, 2008

Rodeo showcases whitewater park, kayakers' talents Star Tribune July 27, 2008

Challenging the mighty Petawawa Daily Observer July 26, 2008

David Ford's quest to reach the Olympic podium Vancouver Sun July 26, 2008

Speaking with Casey Eichfeld NBC Olympics July 31, 2008

Dedication, fair play trademarks of Olympic kayaker Rich Weiss Steamboat Pilot July 27, 2008

A World That Stands as One Barack Obama July 24, 2008

2008 Whitewater Slalom World Cup Series Ranking Augsburg July 2008

Junior Olympics Blog Red River Racing Team July 2008

Cameron Webster wins bronze Junior Olympics Bozeman Daily Chronicle July 24, 2008

Sylvania native Parsons ready for second Olympics Toledo Blade July 24, 2008

Local teen’s dream is taking off Post Independant July 24, 2008

Sarah Boudens Navigating the turbulence Ottawa Citizen July 24, 2008

Opening Ceremony flag bearers from Canoeing reaches 7 ICF July 23, 2008
Rick Powell headed to Beijing News Video CBS3 July 23, 2008

Factbox on canoeing The July 23, 2008

All the best in Beijing, Sarah Boudens! Barry's Bay this week July 23, 2008

Whitewater Kayaking WDIO July 23, 2008

Jamie Cartwright: Stroke of Fortune Ottawa Citizen July 22, 2008

Benn Fraker logs miles USA Today July 22, 2008

David Ford Thinking good thoughts Abbotsford Mission Times July 22, 2008

Powell & Eichfeld canoe team in Beijing Olympics Lancaster Online July 22, 2008

Trip to Beijing began on a Pennsylvania waterway Pittsburgh Post-Gazette July 20, 2008

Scott Parsons Braving the Rough Waters Baltimore Sun July 20, 2008

Eichfeld & Powell U.S. two-man canoe team Times Leader July 20, 2008

China's Will To Win Financial Times July 19, 2008

Sacked coach attacks China 'medal lust' BBC News July 19, 2008

CANOEING: X Factor Style opportunity News July 18, 2008

Powell, Eichfeld Take Friendship to New Level Washington Post July 18, 2008

Junior World Championships return to Wausau in 2012 Wausau Daily Herald July 18, 2008

Olympic athletes train on Maryland course Cumberland Times July 17, 2008

Summer Olympic Games Preview - Canoe/Kayak July 17, 2008

French canoe-kayak championships in Bourg St Maurice La Plagne July 17, 2008

Beijing 2008 - Team GB: Canoe/Kayak Slalom Yahoo Sport July 16, 2008

Teenagers paddle way to Olympics Citizens Voice July 16, 2008

Jenny Bongardt has the Olympics on her mind July 16, 2008

Kayakers race over Great Falls Gazette July 16, 2008

Teenage paddlers secure Olympic berth Pocono Record July 14, 2008

Kayakers and canoeists deny there is any kind of rivalry NewsDurham July 14, 2008

County moving forward on Basalt kayak park Aspen Daily News July 14, 2008

12-year old kayaker making a splash in Pueblo KOAA July 14, 2008

Junior Olympics Whitewater in Wausau WSAW July 13, 2008

Paraplegic conquers local kayak course Pueblo Chieftain July 13, 2008

Why do kayakers take on whitewater? Idaho Statesman July 13, 2008

White-water battlers Denbighshire FreePress July 11, 2008

Eichfeld and Powell first to be named NBCOlympics July 6, 2008

Parsons wins bronze, secures Olympic berth NBCOlympics July 6, 2008

Rick Powell Canoeing his way to the Olympics Philadelphia Inquirer July 10, 2008

Scott Parsons clinched the lone U.S. spot Washington Post July 10, 2008

Canadian Whitewater Slalom Olympians CBC July 10, 2008

Field of Dreams: Jamie Cartwright heading to Olympics Ottawa Citizen July 10, 2008

2012 White Water Canoe Centre Unveiled BDOnline July 10, 2008

New 2012 designs are revealed WorldArchitectureNews July 10, 2008

Olympic Games: Design unveiled 2012 canoe/kayak slalom BYM News July 10, 2008

Bryce Shaw, Marissa Dederer excited for Junior Worlds Calgary Herald July 9, 2008

Are Olympic Boycotts Useful? Georgetown Independent July 9, 2008

The Smell of Victory City Paper July 9, 2008

Benn Fraker Paddling to Olympics The Citizen July 8, 2008

Eicheld & Powell will compete in Beijing Olympics Standard Speaker July 8, 2008

Olympic Games Ocoee staff reunion planned September Daily Citizen July 8, 2008

Paddle to Perfection: Kayaking in the D.C. Area ReadExpress July 8, 2008

Robin Bell paddles into golden form Herald Sun July 8, 2008

Taken by the river he loved Times-News July 8, 2008

Kayaking with a rush Star Tribune July 7, 2008

Olympic heartbreak for North Carolina's paddlers Citizen Times July 7, 2008

Parsons of Maryland, qualifies Charlotte Observer July 6, 2008

Whitewater Slalom Olympic Trials Charlotte Observer July 6, 2008

Parsons Medals at Augsburg World Cup USACanoeKayak July 6, 2008

Mann fails in bid to make Olympics Citizen Times July 6, 2008

Sylva paddler's Olympic bid fails Citizen Times July 5, 2008

Day 3 from Augsburg, Germany USACanoeKayak July 5, 2008

Teen spirit seizes kayak spot at Olympics July 5, 2008

Day 2 from Augsburg, Germany USACanoeKayak July 4, 2008

Augsburg decides who goes to Beijing Charlotte Observer July 4, 2008

7 dead, 5 missing in Slovenia kayak accident AP July 4, 2008

Kayaking: Duct tape helps Kiwi to Beijing NZHerald July 4, 2008

Olympics: Jones rewarded for sacrifices Otago Daily Times July 4, 2008

Whitewater World Cup 3 determines U.S. team NBCOlympics July 3, 2008

Program teaches paddling while healing  Big Fork Eagle News July 3, 2008

10 Trends Point the Way to Resort Development Hospitality Net July 3, 2008

Down to the Wire USACanoeKayak July 2, 2008

Caroline Queen Olympic hopeful NBCOlympics  July 1, 2008

Turning up the heat on the water by Joe Jacobi NBCOlympics June 25, 2008

Whitewater paddler Luuka Jones meets Olympic criteria  July 1, 2008

Canoeing champion Toby Jones heads for World Cup North Wales News  July 1, 2008

Golf fundraiser supports Olympian Sarah Boudens Daily Observer June 30, 2008

Young and old get into paddling Free Lance Star June 30, 2008

Disabled veterans kayak to help mend war wounds Steamboat Pilot June 29, 2008

Whitewater Brings Nationwide Visitors to Wausau WSAW June 29, 2008

Surf's up this summer Denver Post June 29, 2008

Walsh on course for reaching gold standard Sport Scotsman June 29, 2008

Idaho could require canoe and kayak registration Seattle PI June 28, 2008

Wildwater meets life's lessons Daily Observer June 28, 2008

Beer known for adventurous spirit Tucson Citizen June 28, 2008

Canoeing: Age no limit for rising star of David Chester Chronicle June 27, 2008

Canoeist arrested for paddling a river Daily June 27, 2008

Proposal for whitewater park stays afloat Telluride News June 27, 2008

Skowhegan Riverfest kicks off Morning Sentinel June 27, 2008

Kiwi paddler wins extreme title in Europe June 27, 2008

The Thrill of Defeat Olympic Trials 2008

Snap into Action for the Climate Orion Magazine May/ June 2008

Colleen Hickey women's whitewater canoeist Belleville News Democrat June 22, 2008

First Descents: the life of Brad Ludden Real Vail June 22, 2008

James Dawson hopes to clinch NZL Olympic berth Otago Daily Times June 19, 2008

Robin Bell in search of elusive Olympic success The Australian June 19, 2008

FIBArk races to 60th finish Pueblo Chieftain June 15, 2008

Sports Extra Durango Herald June 20, 2008

Crocs Names Emily Jackson to Inspiring Soles Squad Paddling Instructor June 17, 2008

Whitewater spells green for Glenwood Aspen Times June 17, 2008

FIBArk Festival salutes Clyde Jones Denver Post June 16, 2008

Calhoun beats Boulder's Lacy in kayak event Denver Post June 16, 2008

Calhoun repeats downriver race win Mountain Mail June 16, 2008

Kern River Locals Compete in Junior Worlds Bakersfield June 16, 2008

Olympic Games Showcase Amateur Athletes Voice of America June 16, 2008

Riding the waves Wenatchee World June 16, 2008

ICF Profiles - Pavol and Peter Hochschorner ICF June 12, 2008

ICF Profiles - Campbell Walsh ICF June 11, 2008

Glenwood lands U.S. kayak freestyle trials Aspen Times June 16, 2008

Glenwood whitewater park freestyle nationals Post Independent June 15, 2008
Moving along on rapids plan Herald News June 15, 2008

Glenwood may have the state’s best wave, fans say Post Independent June 15, 2008

Kayaking disturbed by rock in wave Watertown Daily June 15, 2008

Wounded troops, veterans get kayak lessons Chronicle Augusta June 14, 2008

Dr. Molly Cummings enjoying kayak polo Post Crescent June 13, 2008

Boaters: Don’t ban us from Eagle River Vail Daily June 10, 2008

An X-treme Weekend on the James June 11, 2008

Doctor Lachie takes on the whitewater Hawkesbury Gazette June 11, 2008

Cult status evades Big Sur wave in wake of technology Denver Post June 11, 2008

Tanya Faux Pioneer in Paddling June 10, 2008

Idaho's big water riding new wave of popularity Denver Post June 10, 2008

FIBArk Festival offers boatload of fun Denver Post June 10, 2008

Adrian Matthew Glasenapp captures adventure for rivers in ‘Liquid’ Aspen Times June 10, 2008

2008 USA Wildwater National Championships USAWildwater June 9, 2008

MADS North Branch of the Potomac Race USAWildwater June 9, 2008

Overcoming the Olympic hurdles of traveling to China $$$ MSNBC June 9, 2008

Lucas Palko-Schraa named to Junior National Team Durango Herald June 8, 2008

Teva Games Day 3: McNasties Served Here Outside June 8, 2008

Aurora River Moving Along -- Rapidly Courier News June 7, 2008

Wildwater pair in world top 25 Advocate June 6, 2008

Indiana Jones meets Waterworld Trail Gazette June 6, 2008

Whitewater park aims to attract national attention  Tribune Democrat June 5, 2008

Innovation gives Vail kayak park a boost Aspen Times June 5, 2008

Ivrea Wildwater Worlds on Italia TV  June 2008

USA Wildwater Worlds Masters go 5 for 5 USAWildwater June 3, 2008

CANOE SLALOM: Olympic agony for Akinyemi Cheshire June 6, 2008

Van Koeverden not born a 'natural athlete' CBC Olympics June 6, 2008

Salmon River Race North Coast Journal June 5, 2008

At the mercy of a river Eagle Valley Enterprise June 5, 2008

More than just a stroke of bad luck June 5, 2008

Teva Mountain Games start today Summit Daily News June 4, 2008

Teva Mountain Games start today Vail Daily News June 4, 2008

Kayakers give thumbs-up to Vail park Vail Daily News June 4, 2008

Whitewater boating exciting high school sport 9News June 4, 2008

Breathing new life into the Nantahala Gorge Smoky Mountain News June 3, 2008

Florence steps up his chase for Olympic medal Press and Journal June 3, 2008

Have the ‘right stuff’ if you float the Yampa Steamboat Pilot June 3, 2008

Barack Obama Rally with 75,000 People in Portland, Oregon May 2008

Dodge, Hinton to compete in U.S. junior time trials Times Call May 31, 2008

Campbell Walsh heading to Beijing BUSA May 30, 2008

Hannah Farrar adjusts to wheelchair after breaking ankles Aspen Times May 30, 2008

Kayaker Lefevre recovered from bruised ego May 28, 2008

McCandless: Rolling on a river paved with gold Gazette May 28, 2008

Chilliwack trio taming the rapids May 27, 2008

Glenwood Springs Whitewater Park in Colorado TravelVideoTV May 27, 2008

Glenwood Springs whitewater park users' cars cause logjam Post Independent May 26, 2008

Chinese pour cold water on Kiwi rowers May 25, 2008

Whitewater park rapidly draws crowd GJSentinal May 24, 2008
Claudia Kerckhoff-Van Wijk CBC analyst Whitewater SL Daily Observer May 24, 2008

Pike officials support whitewater facility Medical Leader May 23, 2008

Van Koeverden rejects call for Beijing boycott Globe Sports May 22, 2008

Beijing 2008 - Countdown: Campbell Walsh EuroSport May 22, 2008

Fiona Pennie makes Olympic debut in Beijing Loughborough May 22, 2008

Kayak raffle benefits First Descents programs Bigfork Eagle May 22, 2008

Popularity of kayaking grows in Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Live May 22, 2008

Slalom Canoeists Offer Strong Chance of Gold BBC Sports May 21, 2008

Britain Name Olympic Slalom Team Sporting Life May 21, 2008

Oregon's rushing rivers are therapy for war scars Oregon Live May 19, 2008

Nakhonnayok,Thailand Asian Championship Olympic Qualifier May 17-18 NASOC

Krakow, Poland European Championship Olympic Qualifer Results May 8-11, 2008 ICF

ICF Profiles: Michal Martikan and Tony Estanguet ICF May 14, 2008

Join Sarah Boudens on her Olympic journey Daily Observer May 17, 2008

Olympic dream over Bedford Today May 17, 2008

Canoe club is on course for great things Edinburgh News May 17, 2008

Adaptive canoe/kayak for 2012 Paralympic Games? Toronto Sun May 16, 2008

Events announced for 2008 FIBArk festival Mountain Mail May 14, 2008

Paddlefest returns to BV Mountain Mail May 14, 2008

Durango Whitewater tests waters at Olympic Trials Durango Herald May 13, 2008

Fish could swim past kayak park GJSentinel May 12, 2008

Slovaks dominate Beijing canoe qualifying in Krakow Guardian May 11, 2008

Kayaking enthusiasts drawn to the valley May 11, 2008

Irish female kayakers miss out on Olympics RTE Sport May 10, 2008

Sport of river kayaking moves rapidly BCLocal May 10, 2008

Olympic Slalom Trials on MSNBC May 11 Mother's Day from 12-1 pm EST

Barack Obama: The President Sets the Tone CNN April 2008

Tony Estanguet chosen to carry French flag Opening Ceremony ICF May 9, 2008

Whitewater slalom racing returns to Apple River New Richmond News May 9, 2008

Whitewater kayaking instruction is Art Miller's specialty Democrat Chronicle May 8, 2008

Olympic flame reaches the top of the world NZL TV3 May 8, 2008

Wet and wild weekend in Reno Sacremento Bee May 8, 2008

Paddlefest coming to BV River Park for third year Caffee County Times May 7, 2008

Reno River Festival 2008 preview Tahoe World May 7, 2008

Zuzana Vanha eyeing trip to Beijing Daily Camera May 6, 2008

The Call of the Water: K.B. Medford Journal Now May 6, 2008

Sarah Boudens to compete in Beijing Daily Observer May 5, 2008

Powell & Eichfeld: C2 Team Still in Running for Olympics Philadelphia Enquirer May 4, 2008

Racers record strong showing in Maryland CentreDaily May 4, 2008

Knoxville paddler proves whitewater isn’t just for kayaks KnoxNews May 4, 2008

Barton is in seventh heaven on Mississippi Commercial Appeal May 4, 2008

Rumble on the River, this time in canoes Commercial Appeal May 1, 2008

Tony Estanguet steer clear of political protests Guardian.UK April 29, 2008

Heyl, Parsons Finish 1-2 at U.S. Kayak Trials Washington Post April 29, 2008

Enjoying community activity part of healthful living Commercial Appeal April 21, 2008

Micki Reeves qualifies for US Whitewater Team GJSentinel April 29, 2008

Zuzana Vanha dedication pays off Gaston Gazette April 28, 2008

Fiona Pennie Olympic Medal Bid Kirremuir Herald April 28, 2008

Mixed welcome for New 2012 Olympic site East Herts Herald April 28, 2008

13 athletes picked for U.S. slalom squad Charlotte Observer April 28, 2008

U.S. sweeps opponents in Pan Americans Charlotte Observer April 28, 2008

Scott McCleskey Olympic whitewater qualifier Ashville Citizen-Times April 28, 2008

Brett Heyl wins Kayak Class Gaston Gazette April 28, 2008

Olympic Trials Slide Show Charlotte Observer April 27, 2008

Olympic Trials/ Pan Ams Day #3: C1, K1W, C2, K1, C1W

5 from USA to GO to Beijing Olympics Charlotte Observer April 27, 2008

Brett Heyl in Good Position Entering Kayak Finals Washington Post April 27, 2008

This cheering section a Tad biased Charlotte Observer April 27, 2008

High water challenges racers Red Moshannon Centre Daily April 27, 2008

Etienne Stott verges on Olympics Bedford Today April 27, 2008

Mason Farmer paddles against nation's best Gaston Gazette April 27, 2008

Cheers for Gastonia boy Charlotte Observer April 26, 2008

Caroline Queen takes lead at trials Charlotte Observer April 26, 2008

Athletes spend less cash to crash News 14 April 26, 2008 Video

Whitewater Warriors Penrith Online April 26, 2008

Olympic Trials Slide Show Charlotte Observer April 26, 2008

Olympic Trials/ Pan Ams Day #2: C1, K1W, C2, K1, C1W

Olympic Trials Slide Show Charlotte Observer April 25, 2008

Olympic Trials/ Pan Ams Day #1: C1, K1W, C2, K1, C1W

Fans Guide to Olympic Trials in Charlotte Charlotte Observer April 25, 2008

Got a fun video, pic or song for Team U.S.A.? Charlotte Observer April 25, 2008

Whitewater devotees try out Stonycreek Tribune Democrat April 25, 2008

Zuzana Vanha immersed in Olympic dream Charlotte Observer April 25, 2008 Video

Jim Wade begins Olympic Team Trials Idaho Statesman April 25, 2008

PanAm Championships 2008, day #1 Sports Features April 25, 2008

Caroline Queen Trying for Kayaking Royalty Rivals High April 25, 2008

3 Days of High-Stakes Slalom Racing in Charlotte Charlotte Observer April 25, 2008

U.S. Olympic Trials take place in Charlotte Ashville Citizen-Times April 24, 2008

Rick Powell aims for Olympic Whitewater Team Philadelphia Enquirer April 24, 2008

Charlotte hosts Olympic Whitewater Slalom Trials Independent Tribune April 24, 2008

YES WE CAN Barack Obama Video ~ Political Pokemon

Olympic Team Trials and Pan American Championships from Cathy Hearn

Scott Parsons: Quest for Whitewater Slalom Excellence

US Whitewater Team Alumni and Friends Thank you Jamie McEwan!

Parsons, Heyl Battle For One Berth on Olympic Team Washington Post April 24, 2008

Olympic Sport Notes Washington Post April 23, 2008

Eyes on the Prize San Marcos Record April 23, 2008

Kayakers defy river rapids in weekend races Lake Cowichan Gazette April 22, 2008

Building up boating for future Olympians NewsOK April 21, 2008

Colorado Rocky Mntn School Crystal R Kayak Races Glenwood Springs Post April 21, 2008

133 paddlers from around world will tackle rapids Charlotte Observer April 20, 2008

River rendezvous set for weekend Tribune Democrat April 20, 2008

Local competitors paddle down south Centre Daily April 20, 2008

Canoe race promises to be good time Port Huron Times Herald April 20, 2008

VKC Whitewater Festival - Chilliwack R. Playak April 18, 2008

Kayaking Friends Face Off for Olympic Spot NPR April 18, 2008

Champion paddler joins wildwater races MassLive April 17, 2008

Whitewater Alumni Notes & Eric Jackson Essay April 17, 2008

Kayak races return to Carbondale Aspen Times April 16, 2008
London 2012 moves canoe-kayak Olympic venue Canadian Press April 16, 2008

Fiona Pennie Claims Games Berth April 14, 2008

Up a creek with a paddle April 14, 2008
Firm to evaluate options for Menasha mill site Post Crescent April 14, 2008

Road to Beijing runs through Charlotte Charlotte Observer April 13, 2008

Revels in Reno April 13, 2008

GB Trio Close In On Olympic Spots April 12, 2008

CRMS to hold Crystal River Kayak Races Glenwood Springs Post April 12, 2008

Willie Banks 2008 Beijing Olympics U.S. Olympian Association April 11, 2008

James Dawson digs deep Bay of Plenty April 11, 2008

Tourism effort extends to New York City Mountain Mail April 11, 2008

2008 Ivrea Wildwater World Championships USA Wildwater April 10, 2008

Three USA Venues are Designated International Races USA Wildwater

Olympic torch protests PressDemo April 9, 2008

The Red Moshannon River Albion College Sports April 9, 2008

Rasmussen’s Flyak Product Design & Development April 9, 2008

Paddling to national selection Blue Mountains Gazette April 9, 2008

French athletes want to wear badge at Olympics Canoe Slam April 8, 2008
Bank of America U.S. Olympic Team Earth Times April 7, 2008

Ludwig follows St. George win with victory in 'Passy' VillageSoup April 7, 2008

Wilderness Voyageurs US Wildwater Team Trials USA Wildwater April 6, 2008
Despite whitewater center questions, many see tank half-full Gaston Gazette 4/5/2008

Do you like Wine, Chocolate, & Obama? $11,000 in funds raised, thanks!

CSA applies for white water grant Daily American April 4, 2008

Boycott talk is 'ridiculous' Toronto Sun April 3, 2008

Kayakers push for whitewater play park Telluride April 3, 2008

Catch Air - RiverFest 2008 April 3, 2008

Tipping encouraged April 1, 2008

Paddling off to a big championship Penrith City Star April 1, 2008

Olympic torch arrives in Athens despite demonstrators Yahoo Sports March 30, 2008

Challenging conditions fail to faze competitors Bangor Daily News March 31, 2008

Whitewater Center to host U.S. Olympic Team trials Gaston Gazette March 30, 2008

Water warriors challenge the Credit River Mississauga News March 30, 2008

Kent floats whitewater park idea March 29, 2008

Snow cold temperatures greet St. George R. Race Knox County Times March 29, 2008
Hanna Farrar recovering after river accident Post Independant March 28, 2008
Vote: Greg Barton US Olympic Hall of Fame by March 28

Alison Borrows powers through the water Penrith Press March 28, 2008

Doctor Lachie Milne's golden dreams  Daily Telegraph March 27, 2008

Olivia Churchill's wild on the water Local London March 27, 2008

Beijing Olympics: British hopeful Fiona Pennie London March 26, 2008

Team to tackle world’s longest non-stop paddle race OpenPR March 26, 2008

Tauranga paddlers make clean sweep Bay of Plenty March 26, 2008

White water slalom nationals produce tight results TV3.NZ March 25, 2008

Canoe, kayak race season paddles in Knox County Times March 25, 2008

Paddlers qualify U.S. Olympic Team Trials Ashville Citizen-Times March 24, 2008

Jacqui Lawrence off to Beijing - with help from sister Northern Star March 24, 2008

Robin Bell on course for Olympic slalom glory Daily Telegraph March 22, 2008

Hanna Farrar breaks ankles in kayaking accident Aspen Times News March 22, 2008

Surf’s up in Glenwood Springs Vail Daily March 21, 2008

Kayak competition nears halfway point Chattanooga Times March 21, 2008
Revived water flow brings life back to river San Francisco Chronicle March 21, 2008

Whitewater event qualifier for Olympic Trials Ashville Citizen-Times March 20, 2008

Kayakers one last Olympic chance Fox Sports March 20, 2008

Luuka Jones, Kayaker closes on Olympics Bay of Plenty Times March 19, 2008

Whitewater rapids in downtown Flint? March 19, 2008

Surf’s up in Glenwood Springs Post Independent March 19, 2008

Whitewater park plan focuses on Mad River Dayton Daily Post March 19, 2008

Boulders, stones would generate fast water Dayton Daily Post March 19, 2008
60th FIBArk will host nation's best Mountain Mail March 14, 2008

US Freestyle Kayaking Nationals Return to FIBArk Playak March 13, 2008

Build it and they will paddle Pueblo Chieftain March 9, 2008

Whitewater Kayak Park on the Arkansas River Canon City Daily Record March 4, 2008

Beer toasts effort for kayak park Beacon News February 24, 2008

Whitewater Center adding parking fee Charlotte Observer Feb 25, 2008

Olympian takes reins at Adventure Sports Center Intern'l Cumberland Times Feb 23, 2008

Junior Olympics champ soaked up her sport on Ocoee KnoxNews Feb 24, 2008

Whitewater season kicks off Ashville Citizen-Times February 21, 2008

River restoration group dips toes back in the water Idaho Mntn Express Feb 20, 2008

Paddling it Out San Marcos Record February 20, 2008

Team splash their way to victory Peterborough Today February 19, 2008

Canoe gold medalist Joe Jacobi joins NBC in Beijing Star-Telegram February 17, 2008

Olympic kayaking hopefuls making a splash News8 Austin February 17, 2008
Alabama Cup Whitewater Racing Series February 17, 2008

Whitewater Warriors Go Green Register-Guard February 17, 2008

Area paddler aiming for Olympics Star-Telegram February 16, 2008

No slow boats to China here San Marcos Daily Record February 15, 2008

Paddlers fail to keep up with Jones Bay of Plenty February 5, 2008

Kenya slalom update Emily Jackson February 1, 2008

Kenya Whitewater Slalom Images February 1, 2008

Lachlan Milne and Mark Bellofiore aim for top StMarysStar January 29, 2008

Steep learning curve for Kenya Daily Nation January 29, 2008

Kenya: Canoe - SA Cruise On Masinga Waters AllAfrica January 29, 2008

Kenyan canoeist qualifies for Beijing Olympics KenyaBroadcasting Jan. 28, 2008

Africa Canoe-kayak Championships Daily Nation January 28, 2008

Electric Finals Action in Penrith Australian Open January 26, 2008

Australians Fly the Flag on National Day of Celebration Australian Open Jan. 26, 2008

Big guns show presence heading into Australia Day Australian Open Jan. 25, 2008

Dorfler Impresses in Penrith Australian Open January 25, 2008

Kenyans shine at the Kayak championships KenyaBroadcasting Jan. 25, 2008

Kenya safe for Canoeing Championships Coastweek January 25, 2008

Austin Kayak Polo Austin 360 January 23, 2008

Kenya: Canoeing Championships AllAfrica January 23, 2008

KAYAKING: Crunch time for Osborne HawkesBay January 22, 2008

Friends of the River revisits California Rivers Festival Ledger-Dispatch Jan. 22, 2008

All set for the big splash at Masinga DailyNation January 21, 2008

Uganda,Cameroon withdraw from championships Kenya Broadcast Jan. 21, 2008

Olympic hopeful Eric ‘Butter’ Hurd is on a roll Gaston Gazette January 19, 2008

Build the Next Great Pyramid of Paddling WildwaterUSA January 18, 2008

Nigerian Olympic hope for Johnny Akinyemi January 18, 2008

Olympic Bill to Hit Herts East Herts Herald January 17, 2008

World Champions set for showdown in Penrith AustralianOpen January 16, 2008

Canoe-Kayak competitions may not hold in Kenya Journal Chretien Jan. 17, 2008

Iran, US arrive despite travel advisory Daily Nation January 15, 2008

Kawerau to host whitewater slalom competitors OneDoubleX January 15, 2008

San Marcos River is hot spot for winter kayaking News 8 Austin Jan.14, 2008

Professional excuses are amateurish Sydney Morning Herald January 12, 2008

Palisade park rides on razorback January 11, 2008

Rio Pledges World Greatest Party in 2016 Sports Features January 11, 2008

Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk PRWeb Newswire January 7, 2008

Recreation new kid on the block Pueblo Chieftain January 6, 2008

Kayakers ride whitewater into New Year NH Union Leader January 2, 2008

William Potter knew how to keep a secret Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jan. 2, 2008


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