By Jo Deurbrouck

something worthy Doing tells the unforgettable real tale of larger-than-life whitewater raft courses Clancy Reece and Jon Barker, males who percentage a love of untamed rivers and an unbending will to dwell existence on their phrases, regardless of the cost.
Clancy’s motto, ‘Anything worthy doing is worthy overdoing,’ leads them right into a decade of beautiful—and fantastically strange—river adventures. Then, on June eight, 1996, in pursuit of a 24-hour pace checklist they intend to proportion in basic terms with a handful of acquaintances, the lads release Clancy’s hand-crafted dory, his proudest ownership, onto Idaho’s popular Salmon River at top flood of an severe excessive water yr. This time the chances meet up with them.
With readability resembling Krakauer’s Into the Wild, whitewater veteran Jo Deurbrouck includes us down the West’s nice rivers and into the hearts, minds and houses of that infrequent breed for whom safeguard is not obligatory yet freedom and keenness aren't. whatever worthy Doing—taut and effective, but wealthy with insight—is destined to develop into an experience classic.

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