Finals Tomorrow- World Extreme Kayak Championships!  Qualifier Today

Finals Tomorrow- World Extreme Kayak Championships! Qualifier Today

Today was a big day; two runs, both count in the Qualifier section of the Sickline race course.     Tomorrow is a bigger day- Finals!    48 out of 150 men made it today, including last year’s world slalom  champion (Fabian) and this years’ (Vavre), as well...
EJ Tells You All About the World Extreme Kayak Championships

EJ Tells You All About the World Extreme Kayak Championships

  Oetz, Austria… Training for the World Extreme Kayak Championships, sponsored by “Sickline”  is getting near the end zone as the competition starts on Thursday with final registration, gear checking, and then Friday the Qualifier round happens. We flew...

Eric Jackson Training Run Videos (2012 and 2013)- World Extreme Kayak Championships

I was reviewing a video of practice runs from last year and this year… Last years video I posted:  34.24 seconds from rock at top of the main section to the squeeze below champions’ killer.  This year at 31.2 for the same section!  good to see improvement!...
2013 Whitewater Kayaking Competition Season is underway- Mexico Creek Racing- Alseseca Race- Veracruz- Karma report

2013 Whitewater Kayaking Competition Season is underway- Mexico Creek Racing- Alseseca Race- Veracruz- Karma report

It is winter time in the Northern Hemisphere, but here in Veracruz we are so far south that winter is like a mild summer day in TN.   Highs in the 80’s, lows in the 60’s- a mix of sun and clouds most days.    However this is like a cloud forest area and the fog  comes...