Did you hear?... Chris Hipgrave to join Bell Canoe Works

Chris Hipgrave, formerly of Watermark Sports, will be joining Bell Canoe Works as the company's Southeast sales rep effective July 1.
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Chris Hipgrave, formerly of Watermark Sports, will be joining Bell Canoe Works as the company's Southeast sales rep effective July 1. Hipgrave is an accomplished paddler, and represented Dagger and Watermark Sports for nearly seven years. He is a member of the U.S. Wildwater National Team and competes regularly at the national and international levels. He has participated in two expeditions to Bhutan as well as others to Central and South America. Hipgrave also works with Liquidlogic Kayaks of Hendersonville, North Carolina (www.liquidlogickayaks.com) as Southeast rep and product specialist.

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