Rivering, a kayaking documentary

Film Review: “Rivering”

Kayaking is a visually amazing sport. The sights of the rapids, the sounds, and the way in which the extreme ends of the sport often involve falling off gigantic waterfalls. It isn’t surprising that companies will usually only sponsor content that shows such extremes. After all, they want the “wow” factor. The trouble is that…

Champions Killer on the Wellebrucke rapids on the run up to the Sickline events

Eddy Mead: Whitewater Kayaker video production

At the beginning of October the annual Adidas Sickline race took place on the Wellebrucke rapids on the Oetz river in Austria. The event, which attracts some of the top competitors from around the world is a fantastic venue to attend, having experienced the buzz of watching it the previous year. Once again my friend, Eddy Mead,…

Congo The Grand Inga Project review

Congo: The Grand Inga Project Blu-Ray and DVD Review

Yesterday I reviewed the release of Steve Fishers’ “Halo Effect”, a documentary about kayaking some of Norway and Icelands most inaccessible rivers. The production was well shot and edited, if a little lacking in some areas, but for the Fisher team it showed good promise for the future. “Halo Effect” comes as part of a…