Our Mission

  To create an environment of healthy adventure for healing active duty and veteran service members through paddle sports. Vision: Team River Runner envisions a national network which creates innovative paddling programs designed to assist with the recovery of those injured while serving our country. Through paddle sports, TRR volunteers…

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TRR provides all boats, outfitting, safety gear, instruction, transportation, food and lodging for the participants and the volunteers through the generosity of their donors and the subsidies from their providers. Each chapter:   Holds regular pool or open water sessions of approximately 2-3 hours each. Some sites offer multiple sessions…

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Team River Runner is always looking for donations. We rely on sponsors and volunteers heavily, in order to provide the best boats, paddling, and overall experiences to our vets. Thank you for your donation. Contributions to TRR help us give the gift of kayaking to those who have fought for their…

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Team River Runner has chapters all over the country! We hope you come out to one of our many chapter events, fundraisers, paddling sessions, pool sessions, and more! We welcome vets of any age/with any disability, family members of all ages, and any one else who is looking to join…

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LOOKING FOR TEAM RIVER RUNNER EVENTS? Look no further! Team River Runner has chapters all over the United States and frequently has events for veterans, family, and friends. Whether it be a big paddling event, a fundraiser, or a teaching session, be sure to join in all the adventures.
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George Fosset

I cant express how important and therapeutic this was to me. As I've said before and testified to the group at Fort Thomas, on a daily basis my brain runs 300 miles per hour with thousands of thoughts and fears but for those few hours in the boat it all stopped to pay close attention to what I was doing and enjoy nature. It wasn't till after I explained that feeling in group that the entire group wanted to experience that feeling...

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Eric Guzman

The actual clinic was pretty awesome because it was my first time on the Nantahala in a kayak and that was exciting and a great confidence booster for me as a kayaker. It served it's purpose of getting me some quality time in my boat and it also helped me grow as a leader within our chapter in assisting other veterans in making their first descent of the Nantahala River. I saw our veterans grow as kayakers and team members as they...

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