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Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Congratulations to the 2008 US World Cup team

The US team competed well during the 2008 World Cup. Overall results for the team are as follows:

Men K-1
3 Dustin Urban
5 Eric Jackson
6 Stephen Wright
13 Jed Selby
15 Clay Wright

Women K-1
1 Emily Jackson
9 Adriene Levknecht
10 Devon Barker USA
11 Jessie Stone USA
13 Nicole Mansfield USA

Junior Men K-1
2 Jason Craig USA
3 Michael Palmer USA
4 Dane Jackson USA
8 Jonathan Shales USA

5 Dane Jackson

Photos courtesy of Devon Barker

Sunday, July 6, 2008

US Team for World Cup

The US Team for the 2008 World Cup was chosen through a combination of results from the 2007 and 2008 US Nationals. For more information on the 2008 World Cup, see

Stephen Wright
Eric Jackson
Dustin Urban
Jed Selby
Clay Wright
Emily Jackson
Nicole Mansfield
Adriene Levknecht
Devon Barker
Jessie Stone
Dane Jackson
Michael Parker, Jr.
Jonathan Shales
Jason Craig

Lauren Burress  

Dane Jackson
Jordan Poffenberger

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Physician Coverage

First of all, I would like to thank Risa for her help in making this happen. Also, having been a boater for over 25 years now, I would like to express how excited I am to support the team.

Being in sports medicine/orthopaedic surgery for the last 6 years, I know how important it is for a team and its athletes to have access to medical care. In addition, knowledge about strength training, injury prevention, and flexibility is vital to performance of the athlete. Most of you guys are familiar with this stuff but maybe there are still some things to learn. I would like to make posts every so often covering one of these topics and tailor them for freestyle kayaking.

In addition, I want to make myself available for medical issues. This could be related to an injury, whether something recent or from overuse, or a training or nutrition issue. Also, we have physical therapists available for consultation who are great for nonsurgical management of problems. It is my hope that none of you need any help, but if you do I'm here for you guys. My contact information is listed below. Please don't hesitate to be in touch.

Good luck,


W. Eric MacLeod, MD
404-931-6160 (c)