How to Enter:

  1. POST a photo or short video to Sawyer Paddles and Oars Facebook Page, or on your personal FB or Instagram (video should be15 seconds or less)
  2. TAG #RIVERSTORIES in your post description.
  3. CAPTION IT! Tell us what is going on, and how it relates to the weekly theme.
    Weekly themes are as follows:
    • Week 1: River Family (Ended Aug 23rd)
    • Week 2: Carnage and Confidence (Ends Aug 30th)
    • Week 3: River Lore (Ends Sept 6th)
    • Week 4: My Local River (Ends Sept 13th)
    • Week 5: Grand Prize Winner is selected from all entries (Announced by Sept 16th)

Judging will be based on an evaluation of content, creativity, shot quality and story. Winners will be notified by a comment on the winning post.

Make sure to follow @sawyerstation, @sawyeroars, @nrsweb, @halagearsup, @airwhitewater, on FB and Inastagram for contest updates!

NOTE ON FACEBOOK BUSINESS TAGS: Be sure to type the @ symbol before business names in the comment box (not the "Tag Friends" field).

How to tag in Facebook

Your entry will show up above!

Riverstories Sponsor Logos


Week 1: NRS Ninja PFD


Week 2: AIRE Frodo Bag

AIRE Frodo Duffle Bag

Week 3: SAWYER Carbon Pro Traveler

SAWYER Carbon Pro 3 Peice SUP Paddle

Week 4: HALA Lock + Load Paddle

HALA Adjustable Travel SUP Paddle

Weekly Winners:

Each week, we will pick a new winner from the entries received from the previous week, Wednesday at 12:01 a.m. to the following Wednesday at 11:59 p.m. PST.

We will notify the weekly winner from the previous week on or before Thursday.

Weekly winners have 7 days to claim their prize.

The same person will not be selected as a weekly winner more than once during the entire contest period (8/15/17 to 9/16/17). They are however, considered for the final grand prize.

Grand Prize Winner:

One grand prize winner will be selected from all the entries received from 8/15/17 to 9/16/17.

We will notify the grand prize winner by commenting on the winning post.

The grand prize winner will have 72 hours to claim the prize.

If he or she does not claim the prize within 72 hours of the time of notification, another winner will be selected and notified.

We will continue to select and notify grand prize winners until a notified winner claims the prize within 72 hours of notification.

All entrants are eligible for the Grand Prize. Only one Grand Prize will be awarded.

Contest Rules:

Read the full contest rules HERE.