Adventure Technology Amps Up Sponsorship for 2011 Wednesday, 15 June 2011
Adventure Technology paddles have been a mainstay in whitewater culture since they first hit the market in 1993. The support from the community has been deeply appreciated as Adventure Technology (AT) refined the art of ergonomic paddle design. In 2011, the brand gives back with national sponsorships and a significant number of paddle donations.
Dagger is Official Sponsor of Teva Mountain Games in Vail, Colorado Wednesday, 01 June 2011
Dagger is heading to Vail, Colorado this June as an official sponsor, and the “official kayak,” of the Teva Mountain Games and The Steep Creek Championship. The Games are one of the premier events in the country and Dagger is proud to sponsor the celebration of active living in mountain communities. In addition to four kayaking events, the overall sense of adventure and multi-sport passions at the Teva Mountain Games (TMG) perfectly fits the broader Dagger philosophy of outdoor adventure and play.
Jackson Touts Paddling with 'Fun for Life' Campaign Tuesday, 31 May 2011
In celebration of National Let’s Go Paddling Month, Olympian and four-time freestyle kayak world champion Eric Jackson is launching a promotional campaign rooted in his own life-long love affair with kayaking. The Fun for Life campaign will award one lucky boater a Jackson Kayak Fun series boat each time a new edition of the model is released for as long as they are active paddlers. The Fun for Life promotion kicks off this Memorial Day weekend at CKS Paddlefest in Buena Vista, CO and runs through the end of June, National Let’s Go Paddling Month. Eligibility for the Fun for Life contest is open to anyone who meets two simple criteria: purchase any Jackson Kayak Fun series boat from any North American Jackson Kayak dealer during the month of June; register the new boat purchase at the Jackson Kayak website. On July 15, Jackson will announce the lucky winner of a Fun for Life, chosen by random draw from among all eligible new Fun owners.
Grassroots Outdoor Alliance Announces Partnership with Cascade Designs Monday, 16 May 2011
Grassroots Outdoor Alliance is pleased to announce that Cascade Designs, Inc. has joined our organization as a Vendor Partner.For nearly forty years, Seattle-based Cascade Designs, Inc. has led the outdoor industry in designing innovative, useful and long-lasting equipment, manufacturing the majority of products in their Seattle, U.S.A. and Cork, Ireland facilities. From the original self-inflating Therm-a-Rest® camping mattress to the first multi-fuel stove, Cascade Designs has developed products that explorers, adventurers, outdoor enthusiasts and weekend campers can rely on to deliver optimum performance in the outdoors through exceptional engineering and quality.