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- Para-canoeist Hope Gordon: 'After my amputation I felt like I could do whatever I wanted'
Scottish Para-canoeist Hope Gordon is aiming for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics after a life-changing operation.
BBC News. Friday, 16 Aug 2019.
- Too close for comfort! Shocked kayaker flees powerful wave as glacier breaks up into an Alaskan lake
Josh Bastyr, from Alaska, was kayaking in Spencer Glacier with friend Andrew Hooper when they paddled towards a calving glacier. A huge bridge collapses right in front of them, causing a massive wave.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 15 Aug 2019.
- Lake Superior kayakers escape injury as cliff collapses into water: VIDEO
One kayaker said he "thought we were at a safe distance" when the large collapse missed his party by about 50 feet.
ABC News. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019.
- Jurassic world of volcanoes found in central Australia
Subsurface explorers have uncovered a previously undescribed 'Jurassic World' of around 100 ancient volcanoes buried deep within the Cooper-Eromanga Basins of central Australia.
Science Daily. Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019.
- Field of 100 'Jurassic world' underground volcanoes is discovered in Australia
The volcanoes developed in the Jurassic period, between 180 and 160 million years ago, and have been subsequently buried beneath hundreds of metres of sedimentary rocks in central Australia.
Daily Mail. Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019.
- Channel migrants: Kayak and small boats transport 30 people
is used to bring two migrants across the Channel with another 28 using three small boats.
BBC News. Friday, 9 Aug 2019.
- How do you forecast eruptions at volcanoes that sit 'on the cusp' for decades?
Some volcanoes take their time -- experiencing protracted, years-long periods of unrest before eventually erupting. ...
Science Daily. Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019.
- It started as a canoe trip. It turned into a bear attack
A journey into the great outdoors quickly turned into a serious medical emergency for a group of four who are no strangers to long paddling trips.
CBC News. Thursday, 1 Aug 2019.
- 3 kayakers found dead on Alaskan glacial lake
Spokesperson for city of Valdez tells newspaper the three were German tourists in their 60s and it's too soon to say how they died
CBS News. Wednesday, 31 Jul 2019.
- Women kayakers win Canada's 1st Pan Am Games gold medal
Canada's women's K4 500-metre canoeing team brought home the country's first gold medal of the Pan American Games on Sunday.
CBC News. Sunday, 28 Jul 2019.
- Flyfishing and kayaking trips help L.L. Bean, Orvis sell more gear and attract more customers
Outdoor retail brands are beefing up their adventure programs and branded trips to create new customers and deepen relationships with existing ones by making outdoor vacations easier. ...
CNBC. Sunday, 28 Jul 2019.
- Girl Scouts rescued by boat after lighting strike at campsite
Motorboats were used to get crews to the first portage point, then rescuers used canoes the rest of the way to retrieve the members
CBS News. Saturday, 27 Jul 2019.
- See a Python Swallow a Crocodile Whole
A kayaker captured the gruesome photographs while exploring a swamp in Queensland, Australia
Smithsonian. Friday, 12 Jul 2019.
- Secret Service agent, who served on presidential detail, dies in kayaking incident: officials
A veteran U.S. Secret Service agent who served on the Presidential Protective Detail died Saturday after a her kayak
capsized in a Maryland river. She was 39.
Fox News. Tuesday, 2 Jul 2019.
- 4 rescued after getting stranded canoeing in Lake Superior
MUNISING, Mich. (AP) - Authorities say they rescued a family of four from Minneapolis that got stranded while canoeing in Lake Superior along Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in northern Michigan. ...
Washington Times. Wednesday, 12 Jun 2019.
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