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2014 Canoe Poling Championships

Top 10 Tips for Canoeing & Kayaking Safely

Top 10 Tips for Standup Paddle Boarders

SUP Leashes and Lifejackets

Adaptive Paddling Program

Unpinning a Canoe or Kayak with Walter Felton and the ACA

Z-Drag Equipment Failure Kick Back Example with Charlie Walbridge

The Bachman Knot with Charlie Walbridge

Prusiks, Pulleys and Pointers for the Z-drag from Charlie Walbridge

 

Kayak Roll Sessions with the Three Rivers Paddling Club.

Rafting Orientation on the Lower Yough with Ohiopyle Trading Post

Rafting Orientation for the Upper Yough with Ohiopyle Trading Post

Rafting Orientation for the Middle Yough with Ohiopyle Trading Post

Kayak Clinics with Ohiopyle Trading Post

If there are videos of paddle sports in Pennsylvania you don’t see on here but would like to contact us and send us the embed code and we’ll post it to the site. We encourage more video of great paddling opportunities in Pennsylvania.

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ACA - Pennsylvania shared Crossline Reach's Reach Triad Delivery. ...

" Reach Protection combined with a change in direction via Pulley" .One throw...you go...both ways ghost boat control...portage, gear transferal, boat platform delivery, swimmer power assist/ stranded motorist flotation delivery, boat delivery, rescuer delivery...belay, assist. Line size can be walked up if necessary after initial anchor for bigger flows or gradient. Essentially another evolution in the quiver to minimize risk to rescuers and those needing support or rescue...and increasing the logistical safety of trekkers, guides and clients.

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Who lives downstream? ...

Before Your Spray ... ... at your home, business, or public space, please consider what other options may be available to you for control of weeds and invasives. Sprayed herbicides can enter the local waterway and impact not only the health of aquatic wildlife but also the drinking water of those who live downstream. Please share to show you care about a Healthy 'Hanna.

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Be the Change. ...

Before You Mow ... Please consider where you are blowing your grass clippings. Depending on your laws of your local government, blowing grass clippings into the road may be illegal under their stormwater regulations. Grass clippings can clog storm drains and catch basins. They also introduce additional organics (and possibly herbicides and pesticides) into local waterways as part of stormwater flow. Please blow all clippings away from the road. Please share to show you care about a Healthy 'Hanna.

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  • Susquehanna River Keeper Carol Parenzan

    Riverkeeper Recognized for Environmental Excellence

    Riverkeeper Recognized for Environmental Excellence

    LEWISBURG (March 28, 2017) – In just one short year, Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper [...]

  • Cheat River Festival 2016

    The annual Cheat River Festival is a celebration of new life, that which comes each Spring and the new life that can be found in the Ch [...]

  • Justin Padgett ACA Swiftwater Rescue Instructor

    Spinal Immobilization in a River with Justin Padgett

    Possible spinal injuries on the river can be a terrifying thought but, using the water to assist  your situation could make all the diff [...]

  • Justin Padgett discussing shoulder dislocation

    Shoulder Dislocation with Justin Padgett

    The dislocated shoulder is an injury that can happen to any boater and most likely will.
    If you have never had a dislocated shoulder tha [...]

  • ACA Paddle Zine

    ISSU 4 of ACA Paddling Zine