My Top Whitewater Essentials 10

Safety First!

WHO: Jayson Bowerman
WHAT: Local Luthier, World-class paddle and Bend Paddle Trail Alliance Board Member
WHERE: Bend Whitewater Park

1- NRS Quick Release SUP Leash
Can be used for your ankle or waist

2- Kialoa Adjustable Hapa Paddle
Has the lever lock adjustable system

3- Astral Brewer Shoes
River shoes with sipe soles for traction

4- Sweet Protection Intergalactic Dry Suit
Highest quality Gore-tex dry suit

5- Stolquist Descent Rescue Vest
Includes a whistle and rescue hook

6- Sweet Protection Rocker Half-Cut Helmet
Includes sun and ear protection

7- NRS Cam Strap
Easy-to-use tie down strap

8- Watershed Zip Dry Bag
Keep all your valuables dry

9- Whitewater Designs Throw Bag
Includes a carabiner and polypropylene rope

10- Docs Proplugs
Keeps cold water out of your ears