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The Dubcast With Dubside

Greenland style sea kayaking expert Dubside shares personal insights on Greenland style sea kayaking, kayak rolling, urban paddling in Philadelphia, the Greenland National Kayaking Championships, and Greenlandic language, culture, and music.

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DUBCAST #1: Changing the Sport of Sea Kayaking
IN THIS EPISODE:Derek Hutchinson and Nigel Foster at the East Coast Canoe and Kayak Festival, Charleston, South CarolinaThe "Brick and Candle Roll" The Qajaq Song  LINKS:HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! The Dash Point PirateQajaq USAA Conversation with Derek HutchinsonGreenland Rolling with Dubside (2006)Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)
31:29 4/30/21
DUBCAST #2: The Water Is Your Friend
IN THIS EPISODE: Buying a kayak for the first time, how to go kayaking without owning a car, kayaking gear you do not need, George Gronseth’s Kayak Academy, seven ways to turn a kayak, plus Dubside performs The Qajaq Song.LINKS:HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON!George Gronseth's KAYAK ACADEMYGreenland Rolling with Dubside (2006)Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla
36:31 5/8/21
DUBCAST #3: Rolling With Helen Wilson
IN THIS EPISODE:Dubside's FIRST ROLL experience, resulting  in becoming a ROLL-A-HOLIC, how teaching rolling is a lot harder than it seems, Helen Wilson's secrets to teaching rolling, plus more Greenlandic music!LINKS:HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON!Helen Wilson at Greenlandorbust.comThe South Sound Traditional Inuit Kayak SymposiumListen to Stinne Jacobsen's Ikioniarpinga on Amazon!Stinne Jacobsen at atlanticmusic.glStinne Jacobsen at Last FMGreenland Rolling with Dubside (2006)Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla
32:58 5/15/21
DUBCAST #4: Delmarva, A Life-Changing Event
IN THIS EPISODE: Paddling destinations in Philadelphia, what "persistence and dedication" really mean when learning how to roll, discovering the Delmarva Paddler’s Retreat, the surgeon who taught Dubside Greenlandic, the “Hand of Pavia” rescue, and more Greenlandic music: “The Sky of the Dawning Sun” LINKS:Brooks Greenland Gear TuilikO’Neill Psycho Cold Water 3mm HoodFeathercraft KayaksDon Beale PaddlesJuaaka - Naasumik pajuHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through BuzzsproutGreenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla.
37:24 5/22/21
DUBCAST #5: The Magic Tuilik
IN THIS EPISODE:What skydiving has to do with kayak rolling, dressing for kayaking in below freezing temperatures in Philadelphia, why old seal hunters put amulets in their kayaks, and Greenlandic music, Mariina’s "Utaqqivunga"  (I am waiting).LINKS:Freya Hoffmeister, Goddess of Love to the SeasNational Center For Cold Water SafetyMariina — UtaqqivungaHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008) Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla.
37:07 5/29/21
SPECIAL GUEST HELEN WILSON
Helen Wilson is the President of Qajaq USA, the America Chapter of Qaannat Kattuffiat (the Greenland Kayaking Association) which is dedicated to keeping traditional kayaking skills alive. Helen talks about her journey from buying her first kayak to competing in the Greenland National Kayaking Championships.Greenland or Bust with Helen WilsonQajaq USAHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla.
39:23 6/5/21
DUBCAST #6: Disaster on the Delaware
IN THIS EPISODE:Urban paddling on the Delaware River in Philadelphia and using your VHF radio.May 18, 2000 Philadelphia Pier 34 collapseNew York Times (Nov 29, 2004), “Delaware River Oil Spill Leaves Wildlife Imperiled”Athos I Oil Spill on the Delaware RiverHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla:
35:15 6/12/21
SPECIAL GUEST JAMES MANKE
IN THIS EPISODE:Canadian sea kayaking coach and Greenland style kayaking instructor James Manke talks about his personal struggle to overcoming fear of the water when learning how to roll, participating in the 2014 Greenland National Kayaking Championships with fellow Canadian James Roberts and shooting a documentary about it, and his experiences teaching Greenland style kayaking in Japan.LINKS:James Manke: All Things QajaqGreenland Bound: A Paddler's PilgrimageCackleTV: Justine CurgenvenSea Kayak with Gordon Brown“Joe O’Blenis Recaptures Vancouver Island Speed Record”Kayak Ways (Cheri Perry and Turner Wilson)Qaannat Kattuffiat Official Club Qajaq JapanHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla:
59:49 6/19/21
DUBCAST #7: The 2004 Greenland National Kayaking Championships
IN THIS EPISODE:Thoughts on what makes a good rolling kayak, and on competing in the 2004 Greenland National Kayaking Championships with Cheri Perry.LINKS:Freya is going to GreenlandSterling Donalson introduces Dubside's Ice KapCheri Perry and Turner WilsonRikka-25HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla.
39:27 6/26/21
DUBCAST #8: The Champion's Champion
IN THIS EPISODE:A discussion on different self-rescue techniques and devices you can use if you don’t know how to roll, and Dubside's thoughts on Greenland kayaking champion Maligiaq Padilla.LINKS:“Back-Up Recovery (Roll-Aid)” by Wayne HorodowichSpare Air Xtreme SportQarsoq Greatest Hits Volume 2HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla.
41:07 7/3/21
SPECIAL GUEST GREG STAMER
IN THIS EPISODE:Founder and former president of Qajaq USA Greg Stamer talks about how our knowledge of Greenland style kayaking has evolved through decades of overcoming ignorance and paddling dogma that persisted both within and outside of the Greenland style kayaking movement. He also discusses the fascinating cultural differences between the Americans and Greenlanders, and the sensitive issue of cultural appropriation.LINKS:KayakVagabond: The website of Greg StamerQajaq USAWildwater: The Sierra Club Guide to Kayaking and Whitewater Boating  by Lito Tejada-Flores (1982-06-12) Anas Acuta: The Original Valley Sea KayakGreenlanders at Kodiak, by John Heath (1989)Rolling With Maligiaq: Greenland Kayaking Technique (1999)Betsy Bay KayakNational Center for Cold Water Safety (Moulton Avery)WaterTribe“Lost in Iceland”, originally published in the October 2008 issue of Sea Kayaker MagazineFreya Hoffmeister: Goddness of Love to the SeasHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla.
64:07 7/10/21
DUBCAST #9: Greenland Paddles for Everyone!
IN THIS EPISODE:Dubside discusses Greenland paddles, from hand-carved wood to factory produced carbon fiber, and contemplates the intangible rewards of coaching.LINKS:Walrus Pull (Qajaq Japan)The Greenland Paddle Forward StrokeSSTIKS: South Sound Traditional Inuit Kayaking SymposiumBeale Paddles (Don Beale)Kajakkspesialisten Norwegian Wood Paddles (Anders Thygesen)Lettmann Black Light paddle (Sarah Wagner)Gram KayakGearlab OutdoorsTuktu Paddles (Chris Raab)Superior Kayaks Carbon Fiber Greenland Paddle (Nash Boatworks)Iisaavaraq Petrussen - Tarnima Teqeqqui Ornillugit (My Inner Voyage)HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)Check out the University of Sea Kayaking for more Greenland rolling instructional videos by Dubside and Greenland National Kayaking Champion Maligiaq Padilla.
37:54 7/17/21
SPECIAL GUEST WAYNE HORODOWICH
IN THIS EPISODE:Sea kayaking coach and founder of the University of Sea Kayaking, Wayne Horodowich, talks about how he came to produce a number of instructional sea kayaking videos including the “Greenland Rolling with Maligiaq and Dubside” two part DVD series, and also discusses his close friendship with the legendary sea kayaking pioneer Derek Hutchinson. LINKS:University of Sea KayakingPerformance Video: Kent Ford's Canoe Kayak Video Instruction (free downloads)Capsize Recoveries and Rescue ProceduresThe Skin Boat SchoolBuilding the Greenland Kayak : A Manual for Its Construction and Use by Christopher CunninghamGreenland Rolling with Maligiaq & Dubside Part 1Greenland Rolling with Maligiaq & Dubside Part 2A Conversation With Derek HutchinsonNorth Sea Crossing & Yarns From The CockpitHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking, a film by Dubside (2008)
61:23 7/24/21
DUBCAST #10: Let's Learn Greenlandic!
IN THIS EPISODE:Dubside shares some tips on learning and speaking Greenlandic, and gives an English translation of the Qajaq Song.LINKS:Carving a Greenland Kayak Paddle - Using ONLY a HatchetGravity (Official Trailer)Pronunciation of the Greenlandic kayak rolls by Maligiaq Padilla55 Historical Recordings of Traditional Greenlandic Music HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
43:22 7/31/21
DUBCAST #11: Meet the Modern Greenland Style Kayak Designers
IN THIS EPISODE:A discussion of modern Greenland style kayak designs and designers and the most important band in Greenland.LINKS:Sea Kayaking UK (Nigel Dennis)Nigel Foster KayaksSavannah Canoe and KayakBjörn Thomasson DesignZegul Greenland T (Tahe Outdoors)Rebel Kayaks (Johan Wirsén)Water Field KayaksAtlantic MusicNanook: Seqinitta QinngorpaatitNanook: SivittorpormiHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
40:16 8/14/21
DUBCAST #12: The Walden Pond Scum
IN THIS EPISODE:The inside scoop on the traditional paddlers known as the "Walden Pond Scum".LINKS:Aningaaq (HD)Traditional Paddlers Gathering (Minnesota)ZikazaHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
41:15 8/28/21
DUBCAST #13: Greenland at Tivoli
IN THIS EPISODE:Report from the 2021 Minnesota Traditional Gathering, Greenland rolling with Qajaq Copenhagen and watching Greenlandic musician Rasmus Lyberth live at Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen, Denmark.LINKS:Greenland in TivoliQajaq KøbenhavnRasmus LyberthHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
39:20 9/18/21
DUBCAST #14: Racing at Qaqortoq
IN THIS EPISODE:Kayak racing at the Greenland Kayaking Championships in Qaqortoq, and the legend of the old seal hunter's secret racing stroke.LINKS:Nina - EqqissineqHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON!Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout.Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
39:22 10/2/21
DUBCAST #15: The Redemption of Gordon Brown
IN THIS EPISODE:Seventeen year-old Maligiaq Padilla's race across the St. Lawrence River, the contentious Greenland paddle versus Euro paddle debate provoked by British Canoe Union sea kayaking coach Gordon Brown, and the music of Sussat from Nuuk, Greenland, “Sila qaammareerpoq”.LINKS:The Golden Gate Kayak Symposium: Gordon BrownGordon Brown: Sea Kayak: A Manual for Intermediate and Advanced Sea KayakersSussat, "Sila qaammareerpoq"“Sound Of Greenland” at Atlantic MusicHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
40:33 10/16/21
DUBCAST #16: Rolling in formation takes Greenland Style to the next level
IN THIS EPISODE:Attempts at rolling in formation and Dubside's rendition of "Lines", by Greenlandic musician Ole Kristiansen.LINKS:"8Kayaks1Drone", kayak formation by DubsideOle Kristiansen, Pop Uummataaruffimmi HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
40:07 10/30/21
DUBCAST #17: Harpoon Throwing
IN THIS EPISODE: A kayaking death in Washington, practicing harpoon throwing for the Greenland competition, Greenland kayaker Pavia Tobiason, the chocolate factories of Greenland, the music of Rina.LINKS:Drowned Everett kayaker found near Hat Island identifiedMissing kayaker found dead near Everett identifiedSea Kayaker's Deep Trouble: True Stories and Their Lessons from Sea Kayaker Magazine Sea Kayaker's More Deep TroubleRina: Unnuaru HELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
63:29 11/13/21
SPECIAL GUEST TIM GALLAWAY
IN THIS EPISODE:Greenland-style kayak instructor Tim Gallaway competed in the 2018 Greenland National Kayaking Championships, bringing along a crate full of kayak parts to build a custom skin-on-frame kayak during the few days before the competition. He shares his thoughts on learning Greenland rolls, building skin-on-frame kayaks, and on the real magic of kayaking.LINKS: Tim Gallaway: "Kayak To The Sea" vlog series on YouTubeTim Gallaway on InstagramKiliii YuyanPaddle to the Sea, the classic 1966 Canadian film
66:46 11/27/21
DUBCAST #18: Deception Pass
IN THIS EPISODE:Rolling and racing in the tidal currents of Deception Pass, and the music of Inuk, "Angusassaq".LINKS:Welcome to the MASIK"This is Warren" (The Legendary Warren Williamson)“Paddlers to brave cold in Deception Pass Dash”Deception Pass Dash (video by Andrew Elizaga and Katya Palladina) Inuk: “Angusassaq”Inuk at atlanticmusic.glHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
40:10 12/11/21
SPECIAL GUEST KILIII YUYAN
IN THIS EPISODE: National Geographic Photographer Kiliii Yuyan on discovering his Nanai/Hezhe (Siberian native) ancestry, learning traditional sewing techniques for skin-on-frame kayaks from Alaskan Inuit elders, becoming part of the whaling community in Utqiaġvik, Alaska, and the challenges of navigating among indigenous communities as a photographer.LINKS:Kiliii Yuyan PhotographerAnaiyyun: Prayer for the WhaleSeawolf Kayak
65:47 12/26/21
DUBCAST #19: Paddling Under the Radar
IN THIS EPISODE: Navigating Philadelphia's public transportation system with a kayak, and the music of Kishima.LINKS:AdbustersEXPED Expedition EquipmentKishima: Timmiaaqqatut
40:08 1/8/22
DUBCAST #20: The Narwhal Tusk Polar Bear Head Necklace
IN THIS EPISODE:The Golden Age of Sea Kayaking, introducing Jens Peter Kielsen, the head of Qajaq Qaqortoq; the story of the narwhal tusk polar bear head necklace; the music of Saqqaarsik.LINKS:West Coast Sea Kayak Symposium Greenland Rolling Demo 2005West Coast Sea Kayak Symposium Greenland Rolling Demo 2007Sterling Donalson introduces Dubside's Ice Kap“Sea Kayaking on the Decline and Canoeing Bounces” by Bryan HanselHELP SUPPORT DUBSIDE THROUGH PATREON! Subscribe and get the RSS feed through Buzzsprout:Greenland Rolling with Dubside (2006) Modern Greenland Kayaking (2008)
44:31 1/22/22
DUBCAST #21: Life at the Skin Boat School
IN THIS EPISODE:What is a “Greenland-style” kayak; a brief introduction to the Aleut kayaking tradition; Corey Freedman, founder of the Skin Boat School; the music of Issumat.LINKS:Kayak hunting in Illorsuit, Greenland 1959 (Ken Taylor’s blog)Ken Taylor’s Kayak: The Origins of Modern Greenland-Style Kayaks, by Duncan Winning (originally published in Sea Kayaker Magazine)Anas Acuta: The Original Valley Sea KayakCorey Freedman’s Skin Boat SchoolIsummat
42:09 2/5/22
DUBCAST #22: Air Greenland
IN THIS EPISODE:Why can’t I buy a Greenland qajaq from Greenland? Adventures on AIR GREENLANDThe music of Nanook, “Ingerlaliinnaleqaagut”LINKS:Qattaarneq.comNanook, “Ingerlaliinnaleqaagut”, from the Qaqqat Alanngui Soundtrack 
47:03 2/19/22
SPECIAL GUEST GEORGE GRONSETH
IN THIS EPISODE:George Gronseth, founder and lead instructor of the Kayak Academy was the first American to participate in the Kayak Training Camp in Greenland. Through the knowledge gained during this experience he helped introduce Greenland kayaking techniques to the United States. In this interview he talks about what the sport of sea kayaking was like in its early years in the Pacific Northwest, and his contributions to sea kayaking safety including encouraging the use of dry suits into common practice.LINKS:Kayak AcademyGreg Stamer and founder of Kayak Academy George Gronseth explain the Greenland paddle forward strokeGreenlanders at Kodiak, by John Heath (Filmed during the Skin Boats of Antiquity Kayak Conference of August 18-20, 1989)Harpoon Throwing With Maligiaq! (Kayak Academy Greenland Week 2008)Kayak Academy's Greenland Rolling Competition: Interview with Dubside (Kayak Academy Greenland Week 2009)Helen Wilson at Kayak Academy's Greenland Week 2010
67:47 3/12/22
DUBCAST #23: Teaching a Greenlander How To Roll
IN THIS EPISODE:Teaching Greenlander Karen Marie Jensen how to roll. "Lis Mari" by JuaakaLINKS:The MASIK, The QAJAQ USA electronic newsletter (Spring/Summer 2022)"Lis Mari" by Juaaka
36:00 3/26/22