Tagged "chattanooga"


[Wild Outside] Episode 12: Ben Friberg & Chattajack

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This week we sat down with Ben Friberg to discuss endurance paddling, Chattajack 31, and the future of SUP in Chattanooga, TN. 

Ben is an endurance athlete who, in 2012, set the Guiness World Record for the longest distance travelled on a SUP in 24 hours at 238 miles! He then went on to be the first person to paddle from Cuba to the US on a SUP in 2013. 

Ben and his wife, Kimberley, have long given back to the community through hosting their weekly local race series and putting on Chattajack, the massive paddle board race through the TN River gorge. 
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Announcement: Bi-Weekly Wednesday Demo Days

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Purchasing a stand up paddle board can be a big decision.  
Before you drop the cash on a new SUP board come on out to demo day and take each model for a spin.  This is a great opportunity to test each board to discover the one that works best for you and your unique riding style, body type, and personal needs. 
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[Wild Outside] Episode 11: Dave Porfiri & Ricky McAndress

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This week we sat down with Dave Porfiri and Ricky McAndress to discuss running, filmmaking, and what originally brought each of them to Chattanooga. 
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[Wild Outside] Episode 10: Stephanie Wilkins

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This week we sat down with Stephanie Wilkins Director of Development for Make-A-Wish East Tennessee to discuss their upcoming Trailblaze Challenge. 
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[Wild Outside] Episode 9: Rick Loggins & George Skonburg

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This week we sat down with Rick Loggins and George Skonburg to discuss the Chattanooga Track ClubChickamauga Chase, triathlons, and the roots of trail running in Chattanooga. 
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