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IWHOF Ebay Auctions on new Jackon Star Elite Kayak and Kokatat Ronin Pro PFD!

Our friends at Jackson Kayak and Kokatat have donated a new Star Elite (2010)  and Ronin Pro Rescue PFD. We are auctioning off the boat and PFD on Ebay and proceeds from the sale of the boat and PFD will … Continue reading

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Announcing 2011 IWHOF Sponsorship Opportunities

Support an important cause, become a 2011 Sponsor for IWHOF! The updated 2011 Partnership Program has six levels of sponsorship available including a level for individuals wishing to support IWHOF. With your support we can continue to honor the inductees … Continue reading

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2011 International Whitewater Hall of Fame Honorees Announced

The votes are in and the 2011 Honorees have been elected from a great list of candidates! The Honorees in each of these categories are: Explorer – Richard Bangs (USA),  Champion – JP Burny (Luxembourg), and Advocate – Oliver Cock … Continue reading

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2011 IWHOF Nomination Period Extended to July 22nd

The IWHOF Board of Governors has extended the nomination period to July 22nd for submitting new or updated applications for the International Whitewater Hall of Fame 2011 Class of Inductees.   Ready, set, go! We are ready to hear from YOU … Continue reading

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Buy a Boat & a PFD, Help IWHOF

The folks at Liquid Logic and Kokotat have donated a new Jefe Chico and Ronin PFD for us to sell as a fundraiser. We are auctioning off the boat and PFD on ebay. Proceeds from the sale of the boat … Continue reading

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2010 Induction Tickets Now on Sale!

Join us at the ceremony honoring the International Whitewater Hall of Fame Class of 2010! This year’s induction ceremony will take place Saturday, September 25th from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm, in conjunction with the 2010 US Slalom National Championships … Continue reading

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Lives of 2010 IWHOF Class Span a Century of Dedication to Riversports

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 9, 2010 Contact: Media Relations 828-488-3420 Five Individuals from Five Countries Chosen by International Electorate (Gatlinburg, TN) – The International Whitewater Hall of Fame (IWHOF) Board of Governors has announced its 2010 Inductees. The eldest of … Continue reading

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2010 Election Results: International Whitewater Giants Honored

The following individuals have been elected to the 2010 International Whitewater Hall of Fame in the following categories: ADVOCATE Helen Brownlee, Australia Risa Shimoda, United States CHAMPION Michal Martikan, Slovakia EXPLORER Mikey Abbott, New Zealand PIONEER Theo Bock, Germany More … Continue reading

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Nominations Sought for Whitewater Gods, Goddesses in Year 6

(Silver Spring, MD) – The International Whitewater Hall of Fame has announced the beginning of its sixth march toward honoring the world’s most accomplished whitewater Pioneers, Explorers, Champions and Advocates as Inductees in the International Whitewater Hall of Fame. The … Continue reading

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MIT Kayak Innovation Survey

A research program initiated by the MIT Sloan School of Management (USA) and Copenhagen Business School (Denmark) seeks to study open innovation in sport communities. They want to better understand how individual kayakers contribute to the development of the sport … Continue reading

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