2014 Freestyle Pan American Games

Join paddlers from our neighboring  countries of the Americas at the site of the 2013 World Freestyle Championships! We expect a dozen countries will be represented, and the only eligibility requirement is that you need to be at least 15 years old and a member in good standing of USA Canoe/Kayak. Our hosts at the Read More…

2014 Freestyle National Championships

The 2014 Nationals will return to the Pigeon River for one day of  excitement and fun for freestyle competitors Thursday, August 21, 2014 Our host will once again be the Nantahala Outdoor Center. Their Pigeon River Outpost is located at 3485 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753. Camping is plentiful, as close as just next door. Participation Read More…

2014 Freestyle Event Dates

2014 Events April 12-13     Tariffville White Water Triple Crown                http://www.tvilletriplecrown.com/tvilletriplecrown.com/Tariffville_Whitewater_Triple_Crown_JOs.html May 16-18     Golden Games – http://www.thegoldengames.com/ 22           Judge Certification – Contact Clay Wright clay@jacksonkayak.com or Stephen Wright stephen@jacksonkayak.com 23-26     BV Pro Rodeo – http://ckspaddlefest.com/locations/south-main-river-park-boatramp/bv-pro-am-rodeo/ 31           Lyons Outdoor Games – http://lyonsoutdoors.com/ June 5-8          GoPro Mountain Games                 Read More…

2013 US Freestyle Team – Quite a lineup!

The 2013 US Freestyle Kayak team was chosen at the USA Canoe/Kayak Freestyle Team Trials, held in tandem with the annual NOC Shootout at the Nantahala Outdoor Center April 27-28, 2013. 22 individuals will compete in twenty eight competitor spots: the number of paddlers and competitive slots are not same as there are paddlers competing Read More…

2012 World Cup Success!

2012 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Cup Comes to an End With a brand new playhole now thoroughly vetted and ready for the 2013 Freestyle World Championships, the 2012 ICF Freestyle World Cup came to an end on Sunday afternoon at the Nantahala Outdoor Center with point differences as slim as the slicy ends of competitors’ Read More…

2012 Whitewater Freestyle World Cup – Well Underway!

The 2012 ICF Freestyle World Cups are underway, drawing high-flying freestylers from more than 17 countries to the Southeast U.S., with is hosting all three events this season. With this weekend’s event wrapping up in Sparta, Tenn., on the Caney Fork at Rock Island – with Peter Czonka and Emily Jackson on top – the Read More…