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VIDEO: Kayaker Gets Pinned Under Tree in Italy

In yet another very worthy entry to Kayak Session Mag’s 2020 Carnage for All beater reel contest, Italian boater Luca Neri gets pinned under some downed tree branches while running the Germanasca river west of Torino. We don’t speak Italian here, but the point he was trying to make as he realizes his poor line choice was quite clear: “merda merda merda merda.”

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Luckily, with the help of his friends, Luca was able to get the tree branch unstuck and escape before matters turned any worse. With rivers running high these days, this is a good reminder to to stay safe on the water this summer!

did they tow him or what did they use?

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VIDEO: The Dolores Hill Bomb is as Gnarly as Ever
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VIDEO: Nathaniel Coleman’s First Ascent of The Grand Illusion (V16)
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Nathaniel Coleman and Drew Ruana are two of the best young rock climbers in the world, but even the world's best struggle on a boulder problem like The Grand Illusion, a V16-rated problem in Utah's Little Cottonwood Canyon. RELATED: Check out the TGR Journal Vol. 1 However, boulderers of Coleman and Ruana's caliber are used to bashing their fingers and toes against a problem dozens of times before finally sending it, so they stuck with it. Late one night, at about 2 a.m., Coleman finally made