News Archive: 2001 Headlines

2002 Northwest Whitewater Race Series schedule released Dec 18, 2001
  Race dates accompany renewed hopes for more rain. By Jennie Goldberg
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December brings two Wildwater training camps Nov 26, 2001
  Seth Eisner offers a repeat of his successful October camp, now in DC at the Potomac, and a two-time Sprint Worlds Silver Medalist will coach Wildwater racers in Gainesville.
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New USACK Wildwater Committee Elected Nov 25, 2001
  Race typified by cooperative spirit. New representatives to participate in annual USACK meeting in Atlanta.
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Cast your vote! Announcing the 2001-2003 Wildwater Committee Nominees Oct 29, 2001
  Email your votes for as many positions as you care to cast. You must be a current USACK member in good standing for your vote to count.
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Wildwater Training Camp on the Yough a Success Oct 21, 2001
  Frozen gear and warm food set stage for the first Seth Eisner training camp at the site for the 2002 U.S. Team Trials.
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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2001-03 USACK Wildwater Committee Oct 2, 2001
  The current Wildwater Committee is at the end of its term! It is time for some fresh faces and ideas as we enter into an important development period for Wildwater racing in the U.S.
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Outgoing USACK Wildwater Chairman Reflects on Progress Over Term Sept 30, 2001
  Overdorf's committee brought increases in junior athlete participation, training camps and the total number of races held nationwide.
by Michael Beavers
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2001 "Animal" Upper Gauley Race Lives Up to Hairy Appellation Sept 24, 2001
  1st place Wildwater athletes Andrew McEwan and Chara O'Brien reel in hefty US$1000.00 purses and major coverage on the Outdoor Life Network. By Chris Hipgrave
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USACK Crowns New Wildwater National Champions Aug 8, 2001
  Downriver racers from across the U.S. find rain-swollen Pigeon River, dramatic one-day race format.
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Thoughts on the 2001 Sesia Pre-World Championships Jun 15, 2001
  US Wildwater K-1 Team Member Chris Hipgrave Shares His Experiences from Italy.
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Junior Wildwater Pre-World Championships Get the Green Light May 21, 2001
  Foot & Mouth Notwithstanding, American Juniors Ready Themselves for International Competition.
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