John Connelly

Connelly, John: - John Connelly co-authored river guide book, Appalachian Whitewater: The Northern States. A contributing author for National Geographic Adventure Online, Cooking Light Magazine and in-flight magazines, he has had articles published about outdoor adventures, the health and wellness benefits of paddling, and the direct relationship between adventures in the wild and resource conservation and stewardship. John has been in the adventure tourism industry since the 1970s and has founded whitewater rafting operations in the northeastern and mid-Atlantic states of the US and in Europe, including sea kayaking operations in Maine, North Carolina and Florida. As an athlete member of the United States Canoe and Kayak Team, John competed in whitewater world cup and world championships. After a decade of developing outdoor retailer LLBean, Inc.'s outdoor adventure, education and experiential retail business, he has been consulting in the outdoors space, primarily in Read More chevron_right