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Shred Ready and KEM STUDIO Honored with IDEA Silver Award

Shred Ready and KEM STUDIO Honored with IDEA Silver Award Shred Ready’s paddlesport helmet, the Zeta, wins a 2019 IDEA Silver in the Sports, Leisure & Recreation category. SALIDA, Colorado – August 23, 2019 – Shred Ready, a leader in protective helmets for water and snow sports and KEM STUDIO, a design firm fusing architecture and industrial design, are proud to announceZeta has won a 2019 IDEA (International Design Excellence Award) in the Sports, Leisure & Recreation category. The Zeta is a paddlesports helmet designed by KEM STUDIO for Shred Ready to seamlessly blend beauty, performance, simplicity and of course,...

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California’s Smith River Gorges

California’s Smith River Gorges California’s Smith River system is a mecca for whitewater paddlers. It is the only undammed river system in California and has hundreds of miles of creeks and rivers varying from Class I to Class V+. Some sections of whitewater have easy roadside access, others flow through remote wilderness, and some require several miles of hiking. Most people who paddle the Smith visit the remote and strikingly beautiful North Fork of the Smith. It is not to be missed. If you’re looking for easy to access whitewater you should also visit Oregon Hole Gorge and the South...

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2018 Helmets Feature the HOG 3.0 retention system.

New for 2018!  The HOG 3.0 Retention System featuring the BOA dial.  The new BOA system makes fine tuning the Fit as easy as turning a dial.

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