The video really didn't show any whitewater, despite the narration. Just moving flat water, but moving at probably 7+ mph.
In a stream bed unaccustomed to seeing that kind of volume the water is typically up in the trees and you have little time to maneuver around them or islands.
Often a paddler or paddlers is back paddling and back ferrying to try to gain time and floating logs and even trees have a way of getting in front of you and suddenly hanging up, or even suddenly rising up out of the water right in front of you.
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