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2013 Hurley Classic Report

A glorious Autumn morning welcomed 140 competitors to Hurley The Hurley Classic has been running for 24 years now, it’s one of freestyle’s most iconic events held in europe and best of all it’s held on a feature worthy of … Continue reading

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Hurley League and Classic Event – Thames Extravaganza!

When I first started competing the ‘Hurley Rodeo’ was the UK’s biggest event, drawing in paddlers from all across Europe for an aerial frenzy on the Thames. In recent years the event has been on a much lower scale, largely due to … Continue reading

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World Cup Finals at NOC!

The last event of this World Cup series at the Nantahala Outdoor Centre, the biggest event of the 3, is the decider of the whole series. It’s also the site of the next World Championships. So the results from here will … Continue reading

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World Cup 2 – European Domination…

On finals day the European athletes really shone! Winning all kayak classes (only C1 & Oc1 went to USA). In the Junior Men’s Palm’s Bren Orton dominated as expected to take the win. He won in the first round with … Continue reading

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World Cup 2 – Quarter & Semi Finals Day

This was the toughest day of the event for the men with both Quarterfinals and Semi finals in the same day. It was tough to make top 10, the cut was about 1800 for 2 rides, which is much higher … Continue reading

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World Cup 2 – Pigeon River – Mens Prelims

Straight after the Rock Island we were straightaway on the road for 3 hours to Pigeon river, the site of the 2nd event in this years World Cup. The hole, built by hand is actually one of the best features … Continue reading

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Rock Island World Cup Round Up – Go Euro’s!

So the first event of the 2012 World Cup has just finished here in the USA. The feature in Rock Island was very very tough and no one had much time on the water to practice, which meant quite a … Continue reading

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