Champion kayaker visits WhiteWater Express

Champion kayaker visits WhiteWater Express

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Whitewater enthusiasts on the Chattahoochee River were visited by were visited by one of the top whitewater rafters in the world.

Three-time world champion and 10 time national champion kayaker Jez Jezz paid a visit to Columbus' Riverfront on Wednesday to instruct his young kayakers on the popular whitewater rapids of the Fountain City.

Jez is considered one of the world's best kayak instructors and he had high praise for the Columbus' whitewater rapids

"This is probably up there with some of the best in the world in terms of freestyle feathers," Jezz said. "Ability to have river access like the bottom and also the features itself is honestly world class."

Jezz and the teens are visiting Columbus from the Falling Creek Camp in North Carolina

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