Riding a Wildcat… Gather ‘round and listen as Papa Steve relates the story of the time he tried to ride a wildcat. Creek that is. It all started as a fairly ordinary summer race day: warm, sunny, and me rather tired from a much-too early start on the day. Aside from the failure of the shuttle … Continue reading Wildcat Creek Race, Lafayette, IN 6.12.2021
Tippicanoe Race May 11, 2019
If at first you don't succeed, try again. And so we did, and this time success embraced our efforts to ignite the paddle racing season! Terry set up his usual excellent race on the Tippecanoe, although he did lack his usual donuts. I blame that on the expense of his new truck. But on the … Continue reading Tippicanoe Race May 11, 2019
Lions Paws for Support Paddlefest 7.28.18
Lions Paws for Support Paddlefest 7.28.18 “Ya shoulda’ been there!” If you didn’t attend the Lions Paws for Support Paddlefest and Fish Lake Festival (more informally known as “the Fish Lake Races”), you missed out on what may well have been the most fun racing we’ve had this year. Certainly some of the best weather: … Continue reading Lions Paws for Support Paddlefest 7.28.18
Used Boats for Sale!
Some of our customers have used boats they're offering for sale, so here's your opportunity to pick up a nice used boat at a great price! Red 7 Green 7 Surf Ski Sleek lines and unique trim make the Green 7 stand out in any crowd of kayaks! This is a unique South African boat, … Continue reading Used Boats for Sale!
Ride the Wave Regatta, Gary, IN 8.20.16
My "Ride the Wave Regatta" experience began in earnest today with a zing. Or more accurately, a sting! Some crazed yellow jacket, totally unprovoked, decided to sting me in the leg close to my knee as I stood talking with some of the race helpers. Not sure if the "Bee Venom Therapy" had a positive … Continue reading Ride the Wave Regatta, Gary, IN 8.20.16