Media Coverage

The paddlesports market is one of the most affluent and active segments of today’s growing outdoor recreation industry. Kayaking is the fastest growing sport among women. Each year, 26.1 million people participate in paddlesports in the United States alone. In 25 out of the 50 United States, paddlesports consistently place among the five most popular sports in terms of participation.

Past Event media Coverage Includes:

  • Magazines, Newspapers, Radio,Wire Services
  • Paddler Magazine
  • American Whitewater
  • Canoe & Kayak Magazine
  • Metro Sports Magazine Boston,
  • Metro Sports Magazine New York
  • Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine
  • Charleston Newspapers, WV

Sources: 1999 State of the Paddlesports Industry Report; N.S.G.A. Participation Surveys
1989-1998; ORCA Study 1997