International Whitewater Hall of Fame, the write up

The International Whitewater Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was held at NOC last week. There were a lot of grey haired people there; legends of kayaking. People that every paddler should have heard of, and would be impressed to get to know. Even though I have been in...

Jackson inducted into Whitewater Hall of Fame

Rock Island, TN – The lifetime athletic accomplishment of reigning World Freestyle Kayak champion Eric “EJ” Jackson will be recognized next month during induction ceremonies into the International Whitewater Hall of Fame. On Oct. 11 at Nantahala Outdoor Center,...

My kayaking career – the early years

The most common question I get asked about my kayaking from those who are in the sport casually or not in it at all is: “When and how did you get started in kayaking?” This is that article and it continues to why I do what I do today. At 6 years old, in 1970, I was...