Hails From: Munich, GermanyName: Nils Dippon

Favourite River: Big banana, Mexico and Tatlow Creek, BC

Favourite Level Six Gear: emperor dry suit

Story:  Back in 2002 my dad showed me how to kayak at the Soca river in Slovenia. After a few days I got the kayak virus. The last three years, I spent my whole free time whitewater kayaking with good friends all over the world.

Claims to fame (other than being a level six athlete):

This year I traveld more than 6 months with my kayak around the world. 2012 I have been in Mexico, Italy, Norway, Peru, France, Czech Republic, , Switzerland, USA, Austria and Germany.
Including:

  • first descents in south Peru
  • successful descent of Abysmo Canyon in only 9h, Peru

Videos:

https://vimeo.com/nilsdippon

Other Blogs/Sites:
http://nilsdippon.blogspot.com/

http://kayak-peru.blogspot.com/

Other Sponsors:

EXO - Kayak, Ty Warp paddles , Oakley, Bench, Rollei (Actioncams), AKC, Mask-Energy