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Werner Paddle’s Welcomes Anna Levesque to the family.

We are honored to officially welcome paddling and yoga instructor-mentor-writer, Anna Levesque to the Werner Paddle's family. Anna has been a dr ...

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Kayak Touring

Easier kayak touring rescues.  Body Boat Blade teaches the “Scoop.”

The "Scoop"  is by no means a new rescue, but as we travel the symposium tour we are never surprised how many paddlers have not been introduced to it.  Brought to the forefront as a succesful and safe way to get an injured paddler back in there boat, it does have other places in your tool box as well.  We love ...

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Kayak Fishing50 Years

Throw Back Thursday. Volume 8. 2007 Kayak fishing in Japan.

With the sport of kayak fishing exploding in Japan, Werner Paddle's distributor Pearl Metal Trading, invited us to come over and participate in a large tour ...

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Kayak Fishing

Werner Paddle’s Pro-staff.  Early Spring action.

Spring is officially just 5 days old but the Pro-staff at Werner Paddles has wasted no time putting some monster fish in the boat.  Let's take a quick look at some of these beauties.  Thanks guys, for all your support in show casing our ...

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Whitewater Kayaking

Whitewater Wednesday-Volume 9. First Descent of the Rio Jaromillo.

Hike in, Hike out, and the First Descent of the Rio Jaromillo Words Ben Stookesberry Photos Chris Korbulic, Pedro Oliva, and Ben Stookesberry Since first starting the  ...

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SUPKayak Fishing

Photo of the Day - Team Paddler Ken Hoeve

Werner Padles team paddler Ken Hoeve is diverse to say the least. Today he decided SUP fishing will be is mode of paddling. Without question, he is our best Go-Pro expert. Not only did he get the sick angle, but the fish in flight as well. Colorado. ...

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Kayak Touring

East Coast Paddlesports and Outdoor Festival

Join Werner Paddles team paddlers and coaches, Josh Hall and Todd Wright, April 17th - 19th in Charleston, SC for some great instruction and tips. Always a fun time when just one of these guys is around, now we get both!? Don't miss it! Presented by Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission. More info ...

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SUP50 Years

Throw Back Thursday. Volume 7. We welcome friends Cindy and Steve Scherrer to the Team.

Werner Paddles's Throw Back Thursday Volume 7. Throw back to 28 years ago. 1987.  Steve Scherrer, co-owner of Alder Creek Kayak and Canoe, in Portland, OR, picks up the phone and dials Werner Paddles. Steve. “I’m calling to order u ...

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Whitewater Kayaking

Whitewater Wednesday-Volume 8. Uganda Life with Bren Orton

In this edition of Werner Paddle's, Whitewater Wednesday, let's check out our friend and Team paddler Bren Orton going off wave surfing in Uganda.  This was his first trip to the Nile as a member of our Team and the first time he left without breaking a paddle. #Bomber. With some serious practice time under his belt, ...

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Whitewater Kayaking

Emily Jackson’s TED talk “Uncompromising.”

In our introduction of Emily Jackson as a Werner Team paddler, we spoke of how this was a move more because of the type of person she is, than the type of paddler. Spend 10 minutes with her, as she discusses what it is like to live life "Uncompromising;" in her TED talk from Vail.&n ...

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SUP

Photo of the Day - “Chompy”

Werner Paddles Team Paddler Renick Woods' board "Chompy" is about to attack! Watch out PNW! Thanks to Troy Nebeker for the photos! H ...

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Kayak Touring

Photo(s) of the Day - Han River Kayakthon in South Korea

Some cool shots from the 2015 Han River Kayakthon in South Korea. 150 paddlers participated! Thanks to our friends from Boreal Motor and Marine for sending them.   ...

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