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Maxi Kniewasser

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Date registered: January 3, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Season 2014 Recap — February 10, 2015
  2. Season 2013 Recap… — January 6, 2014
  3. Callaghan Creek Race 2013!!! — July 12, 2013
  4. Ecuadorian Adventures — January 27, 2013
  5. Season 2012 Recap — December 3, 2012

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Season 2014 Recap

2014 was a busy year for me, and for the first time in a while I did not manage to venture on an international kayaking adventure. Instead I had to explore my own backyard a bit more. Fortunately, my backyard is beautiful British Columbia, a true whitewater Mecca. A below average snowpack had us worried …

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Season 2013 Recap…

Hi friends, 2013 has come and gone. With the new year here, it is always fun to look back at the past 12 months and remember the good times on the river. This past season was once again a great sone. It was less quantity, but more quality. The spring and summer saw me mostly …

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Callaghan Creek Race 2013!!!

Fellow Paddlers, The undisputed highlight of the Whistler, BC kayaking season is coming near with the annual Callaghan Creek Race. It is set for Saturday, July 20th. It will be a team race with groups of two trying to descent this classic creek as quickly and safely as possible. It is truly one of the …

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Ecuadorian Adventures

Hi Team, I was fortunate enough to spend a month over X-mas in the whitewater paradise that is Ecuador. I pretty much paddled every single day (except when the volcano erupted in Banos), as I couldn’t get enough of the super fun continues rivers in the country.  We Spent most of our time in the Quijos …

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Season 2012 Recap

Thought I would share a few photos from the past season. It was an interesting one. Grad school kept me busy in Vancouver, but I still managed to get out a bunch. And when we got out, it was always really good!    


The Varun in Africa

Good day team I have been drooling over the African classics, the Zam and the White Nile for a long time. This past fall, accompanied by fellow Pyranha paddler Ric Moxon,  I finally got my turn to paddle the big and warm water. Our weapon of choice was the Varun


Going to America…..

Sup Y’all early June a bunch of canucks met up in BC and headed down to good ol’ California for a short but sweet paddling adventure. The company of Steve Arns and Kompass bros Matt and Phil ensured constant humor. Steve Arns stylin spirit on the mandatory little white lap


Himalayan adventures…

Good day there team Thought I would share some words and a few pictures from my trip to nepal last fall. Walking to the Modi Kola, Annapurna


Norway 08

Whats going on gang. Hope everybody has been enjoying the 08 season. its been a wicked one over here in norway, the land of big waterfalls, beautiful girls and expensive beers. For the past few months i have been based out of sjoa, living the glorious life as raftguide/riverbum ones again. maxi on the Ulla …

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Season 07 recap

Hey there team. Thought I would share some of my adventures from the 2007 season. It was another good one, that’s for sure. Memories of great river trips, new friends and amazing adventures will hopefully get me through the next few months of school.