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After a Hard Diagnosis, One Athlete Learns to Soften Up

Expedition kayaker Scott Lindgren knocked off first descents of the most remote and dangerous rivers on earth, from the Himalayas to the Sierra. He paddled with an aggro attitude and saw weakness as an unforgivable trait in himself and others. But when a brain tumor started to derail his athletic performance and threaten his life, everything changed.

Scott Lindgren and Thayer Walker
Oct 14, 2019

The Last Stand of a River Legend

In a new documentary, The Salad Days, river runner and advocate Herm Hoops takes to the water one last time

Heather Hansman
Oct 1, 2019

Meet the Queen of Cataract Canyon

In this film, the OARS team profiles Samantha 'Derby' Derbyshire, a prominent female river guide on Utah's Cataract Canyon

Aug 13, 2019

When Modern Dance Meets River Conservation

A performance in Grand Junction, Colorado, pays homage to the confluence of the Gunnison and Colorado Rivers—and calls for action to protect the threatened waterway

Heather Hansman
Aug 6, 2019