Pro Program

Photo Cred: "Bridget Tincher gets a big hit at the bottom of Lower Keeney Rapid on the New River Gorge." -Robert Anderson of Culloden, WV | New River Gorge, WV | CTR18

We invite you, as a leader and professional whitewater enthusiast, to apply for CRG Pro Program status!

We’ll trade you wholesale pricing for your tips, advice, social media posts and referrals. Meet the eligibility requirements, fill out and submit the application, and we have a deal.

We’re excited to share with you!

Requirements

Applicants must have in-season, full-time employment or an owner/operator in one of the following fields:

Outdoor Outfitter Owner/Operator


Proof of Eligibility

  • River Outfitter license or proof of river related business license in the state you to operate.
  • Copy of Guide License or ACA Certified Instructor Card (If not required to carry a Guide License, please submit any other supporting documentation.)
  • Copy of last paycheck stub (please block personal information such as social security number, DOB, salary, etc.)

Guide


River rafting, canoe, SUP, kayaking, or fishing and hunting

Proof of Eligibility

  • Letter of endorsement from employer, indicating full-time employment and position/title.
  • Copy of Guide License or ACA Certified Instructor Card (If not required to carry a Guide License, please submit any other supporting documentation.)
  • Copy of last paycheck stub (please block personal information such as social security number, DOB, salary, etc.)

Wilderness Educator or Outdoor Industry Professional


Including but not limited to USFS, Park Service, and BLM employees. Must have work specialty or focus in and on a river environment.

Proof of Eligibility

  • Letter of endorsement from employer, indicating full-time employment and position/title.
  • Proof of Employment and how your field of concentration relates to the river environment.
    Example: Fire Fighters with Swiftwater Training. BLM river rangers.
  • Copy of last paycheck stub (please block personal information such as social security number, DOB, salary, etc.)
  • Letter of intent including why you feel you’d be an asset to Cascade River Gear’s Pro Program, how you plan to be an ambassador, and how you plan to use and show our gear to your audience.

Professional Outdoor River Photographers and Videographers


Proof of Eligibility

  • Letter of endorsement from employer, indicating full-time employment and position/title or proof of personal business.
  • Proof of primary employment including samples or portfolio of work relating to rivers including most recent publications reaching national audience.
  • Letter of intent including why you feel you’d be an asset to Cascade River Gear’s Pro Program, how you plan to be an ambassador, and how you plan to use and show our gear to your audience.

Rules and Regulations

  • Members receive wholesale pricing.
  • Members are responsible for shipping costs. Cost is applied at time of shipping, once calculated.
  • Under no circumstances does the Pro Program discount extend to friends and family. If you purchase for others, your Pro Account will be permanently terminated.
  • Under no circumstances does the Pro Program allow for re-sale of purchased items. Re-sale of items will result in permanent termination of Pro Program account.

Your Responsibilities as part of the CRG Team

  • We want to hear your thoughts! We are always up for improving our gear, and there are no better people to give us feedback than you! Always feel free to share with us.
  • Post, post, post! We would love to see photos posted on Social Media. You don’t have to show us how you use the Groover, but the great locations are fun photos to have! This said laughing… Please tag us in your (appropriate) posts #CascadeRiverGear @CascadeRiverGear
  • Share your love of our gear with your customers, friends and family. For every *NEW* customer you refer, that spends $1000 on their first order, you will receive $100 Cascade Cash. Please note that you must be identified at the time of purchase.

Apply now to be a Pro Ambassador for Cascade River Gear!

 You will be notified of acceptance to this program once all proof of eligibility and application has been received.  Please send any questions or correspondence to proguide@cascaderivergear.com