Joseph (Joe) Gudger

Joseph (Joe) Gudger

Kayaking and the lifestyle that accompanies it have led me to see some of the most inspirational places and to meet some of the most inspirational people. It is hard to express in words exactly what has drawn me to the rivers so strongly, but I am thankful for that...
Joshua Huber

Joshua Huber

Not Touching the Untouchables, Fantasy Falls, California Finishing the Dungeon, Rio Jalacingo, Mexico Dropping Cherry Bomb, Upper Cherry Creek, California I still remember my first ever lesson with ACE. At 10 years old, Jeff, Joe, and Emily took me down Hiawassee...
Lucien Scott

Lucien Scott

I’m a whitewater paddling enthusiast living in Chattanooga, Tennessee with a deep passion for exploration and the pursuit of happiness. I wholeheartedly love the outdoors, particularly the mountainous rivers. I have dedicated the last 25 years of my life to my passion...
Brandon Beaty

Brandon Beaty

I didn’t start Kayaking until my late 20’s. I spent my first year of kayaking mostly swimming my way down the Hiwassee before deciding I needed some help. That help came from Jeff West at Ace Kayaking. Once I learned to roll, the sky was the limit. I went off on my...
Jen Maxwell

Jen Maxwell

I LOVE Kayaking! I remember the first time I was in a boat, I got flipped upside down to “wet exit” and came up with a huge smile. I knew it was meant to be. I have been paddling for 6 years and every year I find something new I want to accomplish. In 2011, I decided...
Morgan Cox

Morgan Cox

Morgan has been a member of the ACE team for six years. Her love of whitewater started as a kid while taking summer family trips to raft on the Ocoee River. Nine years ago, a friend, who later became her husband, convinced her to go to Georgia State University’s raft...