January 7, 2014

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Welcome to the 2014-2015 Wildwater Committee
No positions were contested, so it was determined that there was no need for an election.
ChairmanTom Wier
TreasurerMichael Beavers
Fundraising ChairJeremy Rodgers
Communications ChairCharles (Chuck) Brabec
Eastern Team Trials ChairTom Popp
Western Team Trials ChairDenny Adams
Nationals ChairJennie Goldberg
Eastern Athlete RepKurt Smithgall
Western Athlete RepMarin Millar

Thanks to our outgoing treasurer, Tom O'Sullivan, for his many years of service on the committee.

Nantahala Outdoor Center Wins Bid to Host 2015 ICF Wildwater Canoeing Junior World Championships
At a meeting in Lima, Peru the International Canoe Federation's (ICF) Board of Directors officially announced Nantahala Outdoor Center (NOC) will host the 2015 ICF Wildwater Canoeing Junior World Championships on the Nantahala River. Click here to view the press release.

This is an awesome opportunity for USA Wildwater and our Junior athletes to compete on our home turf.

Upcoming Races and the 2014 USA Wildwater Calendar
The first races on our calendar are: NRC Glacier Breaker (February 22-23), Cedar River Wildwater Race (March 15) and Bank of America US Open (March 22-23).

Check out the 2014 USA Wildwater Calendar for more about these, and other, races.

If you know of any other races that should be added to the calendar, please let me know about them.

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