USA Freestyle Kayaking is the governing body for the sport of freestyle kayaking in the USA, affiliated with US Canoe & Kayak (USACK). USAFK’s mission is to promote the sport of freestyle kayaking through education and competition throughout the United States. To this end USAFK maintains the official rules and regulations for the sport, sanctions events throughout the country at all skill levels (including National Championships and Team Trails), and represents the United States within the International Canoe Federation (ICF).

What is Freestyle Paddling, or Canoe Freestyle? 

USAFK Committee:

Emily Jackson

Kristine Jackson

Ned Poffenberger

Paul Reep

Risa Shimoda

Tracy Smith

Clay Wright

Stephen Wright


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