POP UP SLALOM | Triple Drop Event Coverage

POP UP SLALOM | Triple Drop Event Coverage

POP UP SLALOM!  The end of March marked the inaugural James River POP UP SLALOM – an event crafted with our good friend Cooper Sallade.  The idea was to take an average rapid, scatter multiple buoys throughout a series of downriver eddies, and create a small slalom course.  With water levels prime, we decided Triple Drop […]

Who is Joey Parent?

Who is Joey Parent?

Joey is one of those guys who can do just about anything.  Fix a house, build a shed, ride a bike 500 miles through Iceland, run a classroom, operate an outdoor rec program, airscrew a kayak, save your life, ect… Getting to know Joey over the past 12 years has been nothing short of an […]

Greg Hawkins Memorial Water Fountain

Greg Hawkins Memorial Water Fountain

This is more than a water fountain, this is a lasting legacy to our great friend Greg Hawkins.  The water fountain was placed at the Reedy Creek entrance in the James River Park System and will be the first of three to be installed.  We stopped by the James River Run, an event that originally […]

Tommy Penick Photo

Tommy Penick Photo

all photos by Tommy Penick Photo Tommy Penick – this guy has talent.  I have been very impressed by Tommy’s work in outdoor adventure cinematography over the years and captivated by the images he has captured throughout his travels.  What is even more impressive is what he has accomplished at his young age of 25. […]

SNOW DAY

SNOW DAY

I’ve always enjoyed a good snow day.  Whether it’s outside sledding with your buddies or huddled inside, warming up with a hot meal.  Snow can give a whole new outlook to everyday life.  When I initially saw the snow forecast, excitement started to build with thoughts on how to celebrate the white stuff we rarely see […]

Derek Keaton Photography

Derek Keaton Photography

I met Derek about ten years ago after crossing paths at the takeout & put in of the James River in Richmond.  He is a super nice guy and a damn good boater.  Growing up with a father who has been kayaking since his twenties, Derek is no stranger to the sport and has spent time in a boat since […]