Team JK France it is above all a group of buddies from different horizons which have for the same goal to have fun in boat.
The idea, is to paddle a maximum together on spots and rivers of the whole world, in searches for new places, for new landscapes, for new cultures …
Anecdotally, the adventure has starded on 2007, with the meeting of Mr Eric Jackson and Team JK USA in Uganda. By today many stages were crossed, a lot of trips, sponsors who rely on us, a blog, one fame which gets bigger…
And right now the newcomer Our Web site! Here you will find reports of our adventures and misadventures, photos and video clips, that we hope will give you ideas for your next Kayak destinations.
Good surfing and see ya on the water …
After 30 H of driving and 6 Liters of red bull, Norway here we are !
Welcome to wonderland, for us frenchies, this land is a dream. Water is abundant, and as we get deeper into the mountain, the seanery just take our breath away.
It's good to reconnect with the ...
Welcome to Boofland, the Rio Papallacta. Our little team increase for this descent with Diego Robles (Local Paddlers) and a funny Australian : el zancudo ( the mosquito), who made us scared one time, during the 21 km of this continuous class IV-V rapid. He blocked himself under a rock during twenty...
when we readed on the guide book "The first run isn't happen", gradient of 180fpm, 1.5 Km for probably 3 hours paddling, we first thinked: "we have to run it".
But near the river, this chaos of rock looks unwelcoming ...
The first rapid confirms ours thinking: it's steep, too much ste...
Paddling at Villavicencio the Rio Blanco, Negro and Guayuriba.
Discovery the Rio Moniquiera with a gorge unrunnable.
Pictures: Rio Moniquiera
Paddling the Rio Suarez, It's a big volume class V.
Pictures: Rio Suarez
Paddling the Rio Mogoticos at San Gil en Colombia
Pictures: Rio Mogoticos
Paddling a Mocoa, the beautifull region of Putumayo en Colombia
With the low french's water level, three crafty boy decided to run Latin America's river. At the order Columbia and Ecuador, two unusual country with hight paddling potential.
First stop in San Augustin for run el Rio Magdalena and its tributary.
One training run on the Rio Magdalena...
Festival on the Guisanne in the French Alps
Photographer credits: Olivier Frassin