Author name: Kayla Angstadt

A Thought Piece on Control: Kayaking, Communicating, and the Greater Picture

If you’ve ever been kayaking or whitewater rafting, you know that exciting yet suspenseful sensation of silence just before a rapid. There’s this feeling of entering the unknown and accepting the outcome, whether it be peaceful or turbulent. In the quiet moments before the final strokes, it becomes clear that there are certain elements outside …

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Why Whitewater Enthusiasts Are Great Global Citizens

All around the world there are beautifully scenic whitewater rivers. Similarly, all around the world, there are undeniably unique river people. From the Futelefu in Peru, to the Gauley in West Virginia, and all the way to the Ganges in Rishikesh, India; whitewater enthusiasts travel internationally to experience the best rivers. Throughout all of my …

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