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Riding Water

First meet world-class wildwater canoeist Michael Beavers. He'll take a run down the internationally recognized Ocoee River, a premiere white water spot and home of the Olympic debut of the whitewater slalom. Then meet some Olympic hopefuls at the Junior National Kayaking Championships held on Lake Lanier.

Think you might have what is takes to be a whitewater Olympic hopeful? Join us for novice whitewater class with the Nantahala Outdoor Center's Wayne Dickert, a former Olympian.

Lastly, join Michael Skinner for a rafting trip down the Wild and Scenic Chattanooga River.

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