Rock Island, TN
Boats I paddle: Playboat, Creekboat, Squirtboat
First Season: 1975
Favorite Class: V
Favorite Runs: Bear, Raven's, Toxaway, Gauley 5000+, Dries, Royal Gorge, N Sky, Futa, Gol-gol, White Nile, Gauley, Rock Island
LRC - 11'' with Taylor
Johnies - 3'' 2x w/ Birmingham crew n Keith
Film Fest - run Elkhorn,ï¿½ï¿½"Presenter'' with Fallin Down stories and vids
Caney fork Dynamic Duo 1.9 w/ Dane
Caney Fork Dynamic duo 1.5 w/ Dane
Green - JK crew plus Adrienne n Shane
Cane Creek - 0 - Brad, Justin, Adam, Goat, EJ
North Chick w. Keegan Kat Owen, Steph Forest, .8 top, 800 that AM
Richland - -3'' with Peter Stephen and EJ as things rose all day
N. Chick with Emily in Lil Hero - 1' top gage Cain
Caney Fork surf with Owen - 2', good surfing waves.ï¿½ï¿½
Bear 17'', wood, dark hike out at Gargoyle
RI - 3200 at night. 4 more days
Skook !5 days at Strongwater with Stephen, Jessica, Ruth, Dane, n Nick
Green - 5 times, 5th Short, 2 course doubles, 6.5"
Russel Fork - 8 days, 10th at race with a : 34?
GAF - Worser Wesser Clinic
New - 2 days Halls squirting
Upper Yough Clinic
Gauley 8x - clinic GFest Sat
Ocoee 3 times
World Cup:ï¿½ï¿½Prague, Augsberg, Thun - 15th
Ottawa - taught 5 days Keeners
Grand Canyon!!ï¿½ï¿½13 day complete Lee's to Separation in All-star
South Mineral - w Kirk n trevor
Cottonwood Creekï¿½ï¿½- 6 laps Lake City filming w Trevor
Daisy, Slate, East
Oh Be - 5th race, 1st n 2nd Slalom (2nd overall!)
Oh Be Joyful - machin high, 4 days
BV Holes - 2days
Pine Creek Numbers - high - great play
Salida: 6days: 5th, 4th Nationals, US WCup Team!
Barrel Springs - 10k, 15k
Vail - went great, didn't paddle
Glenwood 16-18.5k - left then right side - several days
Lyon Playpark - got 8th place
South St. Vrain - 2 days - 5th place!
Barrel / Shoshone 10k, put in 1/2 way
Glenwood Springs - 3 days 10-14k
BV Hole - 2 days - horrible place
caney fk butt low w owen, 1.1?ï¿½ï¿½150 cfs
Missouri Clinic - Mulberry River 2 days
Short Creek / Waterfall NAWF, hole - I got ___ place in each
Cane: -4"t.o. 1.35 p.i.ï¿½ï¿½good 2 go w/ Mark n john n Dane. -5"possible
RI - 7500, 7200 - epic top hole, reg hole, brave wave!
Cane:ï¿½ï¿½7'' top, 10'' bottom - boats off Rockhouse!
Henderson - 7'' - walked Spinal, all else great, w. Dane
Suck - 4xï¿½ï¿½4'
Suck: 3x 3.8
Cane 4'' top,ï¿½ï¿½
Cane 7'' top, 1' bottom red
Raven Fork - 8'',ï¿½ï¿½ran Big Boy!
West Prong w. Howard - 1.2, ran all trailhead to lower to
Caney fork: 3' (not hight though0
Raven Fork:ï¿½ï¿½-5''Chan, Billy, SW - good t go, hard hit at Mike tyson's
Caney Fork 2.0ish?
Cheoah - 3x 1000cfs Hero demo
Richland:ï¿½ï¿½-6'' low but fun w/ Javid in Hero
RI Falls - 11g (photos)
LRC - Pitoned falls 10'' in new Hero, will see again
Pine Falls w. Boyd - high, 2x
Tellico 2x - w/ Tara n Jessica n Stephen
LRC 9.5 - Chan n I ran falls, Terry.ï¿½ï¿½Seive in eddy at Pinball
Suck 3.8 - LOW w/ Chan n terry Smith
Daddy's 1.8'' - Stephen n 2 Knox guys - low, maintenance.ï¿½ï¿½3 lines Ratlsnk
Daddy's - 2.9'' Em, Nick, Stephn Owen - fun catch on fly play, kickflips
RI! 36 -
Suck Creek 3x:ï¿½ï¿½ 3'4''ï¿½ï¿½punk rocker, ToddmoBryceChipParkerJaredLuke
WERSER WESSER:ï¿½ï¿½right n left, solo, w/ Tara rope n photo - low
Cascades - solo w/ Shaun Etter - butt low
Gauly:Koontz 4800 EmjStevnKirknik, Bnder good, 5boat thumpy,ï¿½ï¿½Canyon good
G - Upper 5+g, CorP+, Gomer OK, Insig+ ICurt+, HM ok, IR holes+, 5-boat+++
UG - 10g!ï¿½ï¿½StevnNick, Insig++, topIC+, Pillo++, 3rd++, IR n SweetsX-ï¿½ï¿½
ï¿½ï¿½ J. Weatherford rolled my truck!
Green Race 6 runs - 7th short 505, SHero, Pikey trained, Zwick flip
Russel - 3 one wknd, 4 next.ï¿½ï¿½Allstar, Mega, Punk, Rocker.ï¿½ï¿½BlBox!
Lots of Gauley days - 24 day wknds plus 2 extra days. Collin's, Nyamin Nyami w/ Tara, 1st timers WKF clinic.ï¿½ï¿½
ASCI COURSE (new run!) 6 days - 7th Nationals
Upper Yough 2 runs, clinic w. Andy
3 days Ocoee - Super Star loops!
Black - event (?) plus another 2 days w/ Stephen photos at rt 3.ï¿½ï¿½
3-4 weeks Ottawa, ___ what place at ? Garb Event?ï¿½ï¿½just out of 5 cut?
Lachine w Stephen n Ruth n ...photos for EJ's book
2 trips 7 Sisters - Keeners n w Jen n Billy Harris
Ocoee - 3 times, 2 hell hole, 1 nyamin nyami w tara
WIND (new) Sheps Falls, flume, barney hurt shoulder. photos w Dan 2nd trip
LilWhite - plug spirit n wish, 2.2'damï¿½ï¿½Pyranha kids, Shannon, EP, ToddAnd
Truss w ej fam - emily swim, lp vert big bro - 5 mo times 3' to 2'
Skook - 3 days w jk fam in A star w. lippy
Truss w. tao n nick n nate, cave 1st run fun
Redsides - Jay's wedding... kinda sucky spot but great wedding!
South St. Vrain - low, for race, 4 times
Bailey - 350 - ran SUPERMAX (PFD) !ï¿½ï¿½
Little St. Francis - 2x low, rock 360 great.ï¿½ï¿½Dynamic Earth demo w. brad
2x Green at 60%.. JJ and then just Shane - all good.
North Chick: ej,dane,goat, low, over 1' cane, but 8 NChick falling
LTL ST FRANCIS (new run)- 2x, class 2-3 in MO
Falls 2x an brave wave 4200
Falls n Brave Wave - 6000
Suck Creek, med high, with D...
Caney fork - 1.5 or so , with huge group including owen.
idea - dry creek from spencer?
Events:ï¿½ï¿½5th NatFibrk, 12 TT, 7thGarb, 4thBlak, 1st!RI - 3rd WCup. 2nd OBJ
Caney Fork:ï¿½ï¿½1.5ï¿½ï¿½Collins 4500, Calf Klr 5.2 falling fast wood above H Ktc
Green: Scott Wiloughby 1st time, no gear, Jeremy diane BradSuttn. Mega!
RI 190 - awesome level!
Russel Fork - 4x w/ Curtis, Polk n Yonton in MegaRockerï¿½ï¿½(Black Box PFD)
ï¿½ï¿½also 'fire escape El Ho to surf back left...near race line
Gauley - 4x in 3 days..ï¿½ï¿½Night Run w/ Pikey Jeremy, Brad, 'James n hottie)
Green - 8AM dawn patrol - in MegaRocker
Triple Falls (PFD) 2nd drop
Cheoah 2x - saved canoer at Bear Falls
Gauley Fest:ï¿½ï¿½New 0, Lower G, 2x Upper.
Rock Island Event - 1st!!ï¿½ï¿½3rd Overall World Cup!
UYough w WCup crew:fiona, sandre, pikie,jason,dane,harryCox,Jez,Matt,NZ,Stephen,Mario,Deuce, Nick,Jonathan
Team Trials 12 / 11
U[[er Yough 1.8
Ohiopyle Falls clinic
Ottawa - mid channel 3x, garb tons river tons
Gattineau - Keeners. Surfed lucifers' Left heard class5 upstream 45 min.
Lachine - squash n nick n logan francois moe
Ocoee w Tara hell hole ok - dnky flip
Salida 4 days?ï¿½ï¿½flash flood was cool. 2800 from 900
Lake Creek 2x - Lawrence in rain starting 7:30pm - fast.ï¿½ï¿½J Meyers, 2 others
Bailey 600, Marty n Boyd - fun, walked top max, deer creek big, log below max w kayak.
big south: hobie, ebel, mikeharvey,timkennedy.lawrence,daveh,scottshipley,chrismenges,bros fromatl,
low - another step beyond the 4 marks on gqqge below 1
Gore - 800, Glen and ARK crew.ï¿½ï¿½Professor and Left Left
4 Big South - first with Marty and Darren and Mark n Fred Scott
2nd short day with Evan and Tom
3rd big day with some CKSers, Glen, and ..
4th Ran everything!ï¿½ï¿½Zack, Warren, MAtt wilson, john, Glen, ran seive too.
5th - Hobie, Dave hort, Mike HArvey, Charlie Ebel, Chris Menges, Lawrence, Natalie, ran everthing, solo last gorge, no seive
Dumont run, fun class 3 and 4 - fast w/ Lile and Chris P
Lawson hole - 2 days:ï¿½ï¿½backloopnasty, cartnasty, Jedi flip, bloop2airwheel.ï¿½ï¿½
Black Rock - clr crk 550, no rigo but looked EZï¿½ï¿½Marty and G..
Salida - 6 days?ï¿½ï¿½5th in Nationals , hurt shoulder. congrats Stephen n T!
Pine / #s - 2400 2x
Royal - 2500, great fun, 2 big drops, no bad holes.ï¿½ï¿½1 wave blw nrrws.ï¿½ï¿½
Pueblo park - 2400 - 6 loops spots but hit on each one some times
Fish Creek 2.4
Oh Be Joyful 7 - mid highï¿½ï¿½3rd in Race to Jules and Beaks tie w. kirk
Slate - highish, some wood all good no Wanda
East - high - Pat, Scott, Conner, Billy J ran BEFalls.ï¿½ï¿½
Salida play 2x
Ocoee w/ Tara
Pine Creek Falls:ï¿½ï¿½2x, 6" EJ and Stephen, then 10'' with Tim
Watauga 350, Big Creek 2.5, Cascades dry, Noli 7 g, Green 100
Suck Creek - 2x high, 4x low - Tara in between and TVF party
Cane 2x at 0 w/ Dane and Stephen - 15 min to rear, 2 hrs on water 2nd run
Green - 3 times 100% (2 days)ï¿½ï¿½Daniel D's memorial :-(.ï¿½ï¿½Paddled with ScottL, Hale, Shane, Holcombe, Knight, toby, tons of folks. Awesome new 'birthday eddy' above Gorilla.ï¿½ï¿½
Raven Fork:ï¿½ï¿½7"-5" Holcb,Toby,KY, Kirk. Toby Big Boys!
Tellico - 350, snow w/ JK crew freewhl all falls, 2 big boofs above JKnee.
Cane Creek - 4'' top, -2'' bottom - mid low, Dane and Stephen, it got dark!
ï¿½ï¿½Like 2700 Collins, 5.5 Calf Killer (Feb 24)
scouted Savage - collins 515, 3-6' deep, need 2500+?
2005 up toï¿½ï¿½Nov 28th:
Salidaï¿½ï¿½- tons, 6th at rodeo, 1st: Pine Creek Race (timed, no h2h)
Lyons - 5th at rodeo,ï¿½ï¿½
Clear Creek - 350, 420 - fun flushï¿½ï¿½
Oh Be Joyful: 12-15xï¿½ï¿½high and low - ABreaker 2x, 2nd in race to Ryan Casey
Daisy - 2 - high water w/ Ben, low water w Christieï¿½ï¿½
Gunnison Rodeo - 5th, 1st 'big trick'.ï¿½ï¿½
NC Hurricane season:
Horsepasture - med, big group, fun slides and rapids. rough hike out.ï¿½ï¿½
ï¿½ï¿½ran 'last 2' with Pat and Shane.ï¿½ï¿½Walked 'big' one.
Ledges surf with Yonton = nice Mcnastys and felix
Toxaway - mid high to real high (flash flood)ï¿½ï¿½lightening,ï¿½ï¿½I walkd all
ï¿½ï¿½Pat ran all but landbridge, Daniel and Nate - scarey paddle out
N. Fork 2x, W. Fork, Upper North Fork -
lowish but fun - boxcar, walked first W slide, Birdrock down was great.
Overflow - 1.4 - Nate Jen, Jon, Daniel, Shane Whit - great run, Daniel swam below marginal
Toxaway - low med - ran all but crack due to tree and 40 40, great run
Nolichucky, kinda high - fun surfing with CD and big crew.
RI surfs - several
Ottawa - river 2x, Garb 6x?, McCoys 2x, Push 4x
Black - Route 3 4 days - 8th place - kinda green wave
Garb rodeo:ï¿½ï¿½2nd to holcombe!ï¿½ï¿½3rd in 'North American Cup'
Lachine - 4 days with Vincent and Patrick and Mo Keller (IR)
Gauley - 10 days:ï¿½ï¿½3rd Hungary Mother WS open,ï¿½ï¿½1 Lower (jenn evac)
1 New, low with Tony and Jayï¿½ï¿½and JK staff
(sprained knee wakeboarding on Summersville res w/ Dobson)
Russel Fork - 3 runs w. Dane and EJ and crew, 4 last weekend
Coosa - 2 days,ï¿½ï¿½NATIONAL CHAMPION! (and 3rd Freestyle thru a rapid)
Green - 60%, plus 6 at 100% - 2nd to EJ (spun in Speed Trap)
Tallulah - 2,ï¿½ï¿½Super-hero / Super Star
Winter - Summer 2005 (in reverse order)
*Homestake/Gillman/Dowd's w/JK's and Dan G in Fun
Mill Creek - 1.75' - high, 1 portage
New 2x - 3.5' - loops URR and Stripper
*Gattineaux - High Tension 3 days
Ottawa - *middle channel 2x, 11.5, 8.5 - Garvins
Black - Hole Bros 2x - huge loops
Watauga w/ CD - 350 - tons of spins, FUN run
Green 220% - 4x no Notch
Short Cr Falls and run
NAWF:ï¿½ï¿½3rd place, *Mulberry Fk
N. Chick/Caneï¿½ï¿½ Dane runs Vortex -
RI - 6300 - falls, rapid, top left hole, hole, brave wave - all good!
Tallulah - 2 filming 'River Running' video
Chattooga - 2.?ï¿½ï¿½
Tellico - 2.6, 2.4
WV: Koontz - 4500
NEw, 6', 6.75'
Dries:ï¿½ï¿½24000, 27000, 18000, 45000 - put in waves 60,000
Mill Creek to falls 1', to New 1', 10''
Mann's - 4-6'' (rising due to snow)
*Midl MEadow 1200
Cane - 2.5, ckiller 5.8, collins 3500, emory 5800 (caney was 1.7)
Caney Fork - 1.4, nice flow
*Island Creek - 9" 3 mi class 4 slides, one scout Obed 12000dropping
BSFork - 2400 - JohnD Tanya: 4 loop spots, one airblunt wave
BSF- 1800- FilmFest - lower, not as fun
Falls/rapid/brave wave - 1 week 5000