Wet Exit and Swimming

Luckily, getting out of a capsized kayak is usually almost automatic. But learning to do it calmly and without losing hold from your paddle or kayak needs a little practice. You should know how to act underwater or swim with the kayak especially if you want to practice Eskimo rolls, braces, or other things where … Read more

8 Best Kayak Roof Racks 2021 – Safe & Easy Setup

Transporting a kayak is not always easy. After all, even recreational kayaks are too long to fit in the trunk of your car. Inflatable and folding kayaks are one way to get around this problem. Still, most paddling purists prefer more traditional rigid kayaks. While you could load your kayak onto a trailer, this is not always the … Read more

Pyranha 9RII Kayak 2021 – 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.   Pyranha 9RII Whitewater Kayak … Read more