Monthly Archives: August 2014


Wavesport Recon 83 Review

Wavesport Recon 83 Reviewer:  Age 33, paddling ~12 years but the past few years have been pretty sporadic.  Weight of 170, shoe size 9, inseam 32”, height of 5’9”. So, admittedly, this is a review based on one day of paddling, but I’ll give you my thoughts as a few things stood out. The boat is really… Read More

Dagger Mamba 8.6 Review

Dagger Mamba 8.6 By Philip Kompass Me:  Six feet tall, size 8.5 feet, 200 lbs, 32” inseam. Paddling 13 years, consider myself a pretty experience paddler with loads of class fours and fives under my belt.   That said, I’m now a new father of three kids and find myself with less and less time for… Read More

Kokatat Hydrus 3L Mythic Shorty Review

By: Kalob Grady One thing I have mentioned to Kokatat over the past couple seasons is colors.  To maybe look into having gear that POPS as well as being the driest and most durable on the river.  Well, it’s easy to say that issue has been taken care of!  The new Mythic Shorty Drytop features… Read More