Blog Posts: #Paddle100

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Get ready to vote on the #Paddle100 top 20

adam.collins
23 April 2021

You brought the action and now it's time to vote!

Your #Paddle100 nominations have taken us round the world! We've cruised our way through Europe, kayaked from Hawaii to Barbados and toured the Gold Coast twice over.

Incredible adventures, breathtaking scenery and instagram goals we never dreamt of all because of YOU! And #Paddle100 fans, it isn't over yet.

Our judges have whittled down the Top 100 but now comes the part where you decide! The Top 20, the final stretch, the bucket list.

Get ready...Read more

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Meet the Judges

adam.collins
1 April 2021

Time to meet the #Paddle100 judges!

From Olympic medallists to Instagram Influencers... we’ve got some of the biggest names in paddling.

To create this first ever top 100 list of the world’s greatest paddling locations, our judges will be rating each nomination by:

  1. Beauty
  2. Tranquillity
  3. Excitement
  4. Uniqueness
  5. Accessibility

Plus you get a say when it matters most.

Why not check out the judges and show them your support!...Read more

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Discover your next great adventure with #Paddle100

adam.collins
25 March 2021

Introducing #Paddle100 – a new campaign from the International Canoe Federation (ICF) – created to inspire you to stay active and discover your next great adventure.

ICF invites all canoeists, kayakers and stand-up paddlers, at whatever level, to share their favourite paddling spots using the hashtag #Paddle100 and by tagging @planetcanoe.

The campaign will culminate in the first ever official list of the ‘100 greatest places to paddle’ – as voted by the world's greatest paddlers.

Star athletes involved in the campaign...Read more

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Nominations are open

adam.collins
16 March 2021

And the NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

It's time for YOU to share your favourite paddle spots with the world.

Peaceful?
Jaw-dropping?
Adrenaline-pumping?
Out of our insta-dreams!?

We want to see them ALL!

Nominate your paddle-goals using #Paddle100 and tag @PlanetCanoe and your nomination could be crowned the ultimate paddle spot... ever!

We'll be featuring our best entries, so keep an eye out for those stunning spots!

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How it works

adam.collins
16 March 2021

Hop on board... this is how #Paddle100 works!

1. SHARE your nominations using #Paddle100! We want your videos, photos, snaps and stories... the more the better!

2. LIKE your favourite nominations from fans and athletes worldwide

3. VOTE for the Top 20 as we start counting down to see the best picks!

4. JOIN the judges to discover the Top 100! What will...Read more

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Paddle100 launch

adam.collins
11 March 2021

ICF launches digital fan engagement campaign #Paddle100

The International Canoe Federation (ICF) is set to launch #Paddle100 – a global campaign to inspire recreational paddlers to stay active and plan for their next adventure.

#Paddle100 will see canoeists, kayakers and stand up paddlers share their favourite paddle spots at home and abroad.

Running from March to May 2021, the campaign will culminate in the first ever official list of the 100 greatest...Read more

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Paddle100 teaser

ICFmedia
1 March 2021

Are you craving adventure?
Looking to explore?
Missing the thrill of the outdoors?
Or simply love to paddle?

Welcome to #Paddle100

Broaden your horizons and explore the world... from home!

We're bringing canoe, kayak and stand up paddle to your door in ways you never imagined...

Check out our teaser video for a taste of the action.                                                                          

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ICF to partner Redtorch in campaign to engage recreational paddlers

ICFmedia
15 January 2021

The International Canoe Federation (ICF) has selected Redtorch to deliver a global campaign to engage recreational paddlers prior to Tokyo 2020. 

The campaign will target paddlers of all ages and skill levels around the world, and encourage them to get out and give the sport a go.

“One particular area of interest for the ICF right now is connecting with recreational fans across canoe, kayak, and also stand-up paddleboard (SUP), which is one of the fastest growing sports in the...Read more