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Induction Event Info & Schedule

On Saturday, September 26, 2009 we have an awesome day planned with some of the most legendary names in whitewater boating history, and we hope you’ll decide to be a part of it. If you haven’t planned to come to … Continue reading

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2009 Induction Event Dinner Tickets Going Fast!

If you are planning on attending the 2009 IWHOF Induction Event at the Nantahala Outdoor Center Saturday, September 26th, 2009, buy your tickets now! There will be some great events to take part in that feature our 2009 Honorees and … Continue reading

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Whitewater Giants Honored

International Participation Grows to 29 Countries The International Whitewater Hall of Fame (IWHOF) Board of Governors has announced the Class of 2009 Honorees, whitewater legends whose accomplishments have contributed significantly to both the sport and business of whitewater around the … Continue reading

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2009 IWHOF Election is Over

The 2009 IWHOF Election is Over. Thank you very much to all the members of the electorate who have voted. The winners will be officially announced on June 1, 2009 here, on our Facebook page, and on BoaterTalk after we … Continue reading

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ICF Endorses IWHoF

(Silver Spring, MD) – The International Whitewater Hall of Fame has been officially endorsed by the International Canoe Federation (ICF) the governing body for canoe/kayak, the leader for national governing bodies worldwide. “We are very pleased to give recognition to … Continue reading

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2009 IWHOF Ballot Finalized

The 2009 International Whitewater Hall of Fame Election Process is coming to a close. Our Screening committee has selected the following outstanding individuals in each category from our pool of nominees to appear on the 2009 Ballot. Clicking on each … Continue reading

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Washington, DC: Kent Ford’s ‘Call of the River’ Premier to Support IWHOF, Team River Runner

The Call of the River – A Hundred Years of Whitewater Adventure May 14, 2009 – 7:30 and 9:30 pm The twists and turns of whitewater history resemble the canyons its pioneers have explored, a collage of unexpected influences such … Continue reading

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2009 Online Voting will be Multi-Lingual

Beginning with the 2009 Online Voting, IWHoF documents will be offered in multiple languages. Beginning this year, our online voting site will offer translations in French and German, and future documents will be available in up to twelve languages, including … Continue reading

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Nomination Period Has Ended

The 2009 IWHOF Nomination Period Has Now Ended. We heartily thank those individuals and organizations who have submitted nominations. We received a total of 13 nominations in 2009. Each of these nominations will remain active for five election cycles, whether … Continue reading

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2009 Nomination Forms & Instructions Now Available

The 2009 IWHoF Nomination Forms, Instructions, Election Procedure and Timeline are now available on our Nominations Page. There are two important changes for 2009: 1. All nominations are now valid for a full five years. While no further action is … Continue reading

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