Marathon Canoe Racer off and on since the 1980's
Solo Kayaking expeditions of up to 1200 kilometers.
6 Month Solo Cross Canada Canoe Expedition.
Creator and President of the Superior Kayak & Canoe Club.
Founder and past president of the Atlantic Kayaking Association.
Yukon River Quest competitor...700 km paddling race down the Yukon River...
A small sample of some of Joe's sponsors over the years include:
Clipper Canoes, Necky Kayaks, Nigel Dennis Kayaks, Kokatat, Tahe Marine Kayaks, Julbo Sunglasses, MEC, Kayalu, Modern Outpost, Redpine Outdoor, Pacific Outdoor, Valhalla Pure, Whites Manufacturing (paddling division) as well as the support of many members of family and friends.