Type: Event
Date Posted: Nov 25, 2020
We encourage you to register for the upcoming conference and book your hotel accommodations. Please hold off on organizing your airfare at this time. WMS Staff will be in close contact as the conference approaches to advise you on airfare and COVID-19 Protocols.
Type: Article
Date Posted: Nov 25, 2020
Activities in the outdoor and austere environments often involve exposure to bodies of water. With this exposure, especially if by way of water sports and recreation, comes the risk of drowning.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Nov 22, 2020
 
Type: Media
Date Posted: Nov 15, 2020
On May 24th, 1869, the ten men of the Colorado River Exploring Expedition stood at the banks of the Green River in Wyoming prepared to enter into a region of the United States known only as “unexplored territory.” The expedition was to enter into the “Great Unknown,” take scientific measurements,
Type: Media
Date Posted: Nov 01, 2020
There’s a subculture of kayaking known by few and understood by fewer. The paddlers don diving goggles and neoprene and slide into thin, uncomfortable boats not meant to float but designed to sink. Below the waterline, their goal is to stay underwater as long as they can.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Oct 04, 2020
For decades, the Potomac River was the dumping ground for industrial sludge and pollution that turned the once majestic river into a toxic wasteland. But the Clean Water Act of 1972 combined with years of work by environmentalists has helped clean up the water and bring it back to life.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Sep 20, 2020
By most anyone’s standards, Jimmy has done it all: climbed and skied Everest, crossed Chang Tang Plateau on foot, and won an Academy Award.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Sep 13, 2020
SPIRIT CANOE is the mystic journey of a man who is in search of himself and navigating through a passage with the memories of his once self and a special figure who lingers in his soul.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Aug 30, 2020
A little Rapid somewhere in Tibet… Adrian Mattern, Bren Orton, and Nouria Newman take on a high water run of a humangous rapid on one of the tributary of the infamous Tsangpo river in Tibet during Monsoon. All three sharing simultaneously their high and lows of this unreasonable descent.
Type: Media
Date Posted: Aug 23, 2020
Meet the boys: Trent McCrerey and Knox Hammack. Trent and Knox are pro kayakers that won TGR's community entry for the Tough Fun Film Series, and spent the better part of May and June on a road trip of epic proportions, chasing water levels throughout the American West.