The Trade Association of Paddlesports (TAPS) has scheduled its inaugural North East Canoe & Kayak Symposium (NECKS) for Sept. 5-7, 2008 at the Spruce Run Recreation Area in Clinton, N.J. It marks the first East Coast show for the West Coast based TAPS, which is run out of British Columbia.


The three-day consumer show and festival will feature paddling seminars, new product demos, and beach-side exhibits for paddlers of all ages and skill levels.