Sun, 21 December 2008
Kyle Dickman of the Epicocity Project brings us a reading of his article for Wend Magazine - "The Descent Into Madness."
Kyle recounts the Epicocity team's harrowing adventure in Papua New Guinea, where he and the team did the first descent of the East Pandi River.
Sat, 25 October 2008
2008 International Whitewater Hall of Fame inductee Mick Hopkinson talks to In Between Swims about canvas boats, shampoo bottles, and epic 4 month journeys to the put-in.
Sun, 17 August 2008
The annual review of the Outdoor Retailer Trade Show from Salt Lake City.
We get updates from:
- GoPro Head Cams
- Nookie Kayaking Equipment
- Wave Sport Kayaks
- Riot Kayaks
- Sweet Helmets
- Peak UK
- Werner Paddles
- Liquid Logic Kayaks
And...David Weber and I finish the show with an analysis of what is and is not happening trend-wise at OR.
Thanks for listening!
Thu, 7 August 2008
The Olympic Whitewater Slalom Preview!
Whitewater Slalom expert Bill Endicott previews the Olympic slalom event
Men's Journal journalist Peter Heller talks about his recent article on US K-1 paddler Scott Parsons
US Team High Performance Director Chris Hipgrave reviews the qualifying process and talks about the individual team members (kinda poor audio quality)
3 time Olympian Scott Shipley chats about the Olympic experience
Team sports psychologist Dr. Charles Brown gets the Olympic athletes into their mental game
and Olympic gold medalist and NBC commentator Joe Jacobi talks about why he's excited about these Olympic games.
Wed, 16 July 2008
The mid-summer update from InBetween Swims....
Tracy Clapp swims the Green;
Anna Levesque and Steve Fisher talk about FEAR;
Dr. Jack Ditty reviews shoulder injuries for paddlers;
I give a brief mid-race report on the Great Falls Race;
Jonathan Staats of Wavedog Paddles explains the allure of wood paddles;
and I speak with Nick Troutman about the Outdoor Idols program.
Wed, 21 May 2008
Jimmy Blakeney swims!
Expedition kayaker and filmmaker Scott Lindgren talks about his new film "Steve Fisher: Black Book"
Grand Canyon oarsman and actor Brian Dierker chats about guiding and working in whitewater - and his role as "Rainey" in Sean Penn's "Into the Wild"
Journalist Thayer Walker discusses his attempt to step it up to class 5 paddling with Jesse Coombs and Ben Stookesberry
Thanks for listening!
(Photo of Thayer Walker on Lower Mesa Falls courtesy Lucas Gilman)
Sat, 29 March 2008
Chris Emery of KayakMind co-hosts!!
Christy Dobson swims!
Nate and Heather Herbeck talk about 'Toxic Waters'
Epicocity's Andy Maser gets ready for a first descent on China's Angry River
Chris Galloway reviews his award-winning "Green Race Movie"
Chris Gragtmans studies and runs a first descent of Alabama's Desoto Falls.
(Photo: Joe Stumpfel on Big Brother - by Maggie Snowel of http://thinkrain.blogspot.com/)
Wed, 23 January 2008
The American Whitewater 2007 Story of the Year!
The Italian Incident by Phil LaMarche
"It all began with an unpleasant feeling in my gut...."