Kayaking the World

In this episode Currents explores what this river has contributed to the sport of whitewater paddling. See the history of the Ottawa River through the voices of the people who helped shape what it is today.

Featuring: Claudia & Dirk Van Wijk, Hermann Kirckhoff, Ken Whiting, Dave Niewenheus, Ben Marr, Devyn Scott, & Ben Fraser.

Additional footage: Ben Fraser

Archival Footage: MKC, The Heliconia Press, & Jackson Kayak

Music:
Bloodflood - Alt-J
Exercise #4 (Spirit) - CFCF
Hallogallo - Neu
The Suburbs - Mr. Little Jeans (Arcade Fire)
When I Grow Up - First Aid Kit (Fever Ray)

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