A Kayak Love Story

Love has its ways, and it found my way through a kayak ride. There was an october were every saturday in the morning my friend Erick and I took my newly bought Ocean Kayak Malibu Two to “El Lago de la Puerta Cuatro” to hone our paddling skills before hitting the sometimes-feared Caribbean Sea. The … Read more

5 Paddling Tips Every Kayaker Should Know

The sport of kayaking is a wonderful way to spend time in the outdoors and is a sport that can be safely pursued by paddlers of all ages ranging from the very young to the elderly. In addition, kayakers can paddle their kayaks on any available body of water ranging from small ponds to large … Read more

The 5 Most Deadly Paddling Mistakes

Although kayaking is a relatively safe sport that is appropriate for paddlers of all ages ranging from adolescents to elderly adults, there are certain mistakes that paddlers commonly make that could cost them their lives. In fact, because humans have evolved to breathe in an atmosphere rather than under water, both weather and water can … Read more

The 3 Golden Rules of Kayaking

Judging by the large number of kayak manufacturers, kayak models, and kayak vendors in the market today, it is safe to say that recreational kayaking is a popular warm weather pursuit. However, although kayaking is generally a very safe sport that is appropriate for paddlers of all ages ranging from adolescents to elderly adults, it … Read more

Pyranha Ripper Kayak Review

The Ripper has quickly become a popular boat, particularly here in the UK. When you think about this kayak, you probably instantly fantasise about stern-stalling eddie lines or surfing glassy waves in the sunshine. Which would be completely correct (maybe minus the sunshine if you’re here in the UK!) as this boat is basically a … Read more

Pyranha 9RII Kayak Review

Being a fan of the original 9R, I was hesitant about a re-make. It’s now more obvious than ever though that I was wrong! Having only returned from paddling in Ecuador a matter of days ago, I can now say with confidence that the 9RII is my first boat of choice.   When I was … Read more

Prijon Seayak 520HV Review

I work as a professional Kayak Guide in Finland, I typically would take a Seayak 520 HV if I was planning a multi-day trip and I was bringing something kind of bulky, like a tent. The volume is fantastic on these boats and they are super stable. Due to this stability, I was able to … Read more

Inflatable Kayaks: Portability Meets FUN

We enjoy nothing more than taking our kayaks down to the water and spending a few hours cruising the waterways. Some of us prefer to go further afield and take our kayaks camping whenever our schedules allow. Kayaking is good for your body and mind and provides the perfect way to escape the hustle and … Read more

Kayaking Shoes: Staying Comfortable On The Water

While there is nothing to stop you going barefoot or wearing everyday sneakers when you paddle your kayak, you’ll be more comfortable if you choose shoes specially made for watersports – also don’t forget to dress properly. Kayaking shoes will keep your feet warm, provide you with a better grip on wet surfaces, protect the … Read more