Chris Gragtmans

Author Articles

Depression: Loosening the Noose of Stigma

BRO Athlete and Contributor Chris Gragtmans reflects on depression and how it relates to the outdoor adventure sports community.

A River Runs Through It | Cancer Survivors Tackle Whitewater

This year, 590,000 Americans will die from cancer, and another 1.6 million new cases of cancer will be diagnosed. Even scarier is that these numbers are going nowhere but up.

The Gorilla That Eats Paddlers

This Saturday marks the 20th annual Green Race, a legendary creek race that draws hundreds of spectators to Saluda, North Carolina every year.

Top 20 Adventure Sports Films and Videos

TOP 20 adventure sports FILMS and VIDEOS to get you pumped

Pro Kayaker Faces Long Road Back

Dagger paddler Chris Gragtmans reflects on his long road back to recovery from a shoulder injury and the lessons he learned from that forced time off.

First Descent

Gonzo paddler Chris Gragtmans notches two first descents down massive, rain-swollen waterfalls in the South — Desoto Falls and Noccalula Falls.