Authors Posts by Jamie Stewart

Jamie Stewart

43 POSTS 4 COMMENTS
Jamie is a kayaking and paddle sports enthusiast that loves nothing more than hitting the open water. When not writing for Paddle Pursuits, you’ll find him exploring New Zealand’s pristine waterways and rugged coastline.
10 Golden Rules of Kayak Safety

The 10 Golden Rules of Kayak Safety

There’s a lot of fun to be had boating, but there’s also the potential for things to go fatally wrong. Every paddler is responsible for their own safety.
best kayak fish finder

Best Kayak Fish Finder: 2017 Models Reviewed

I wouldn't be confident betting on an anglers sixth sense, but I would happily put the house on any fish finder from our list...
Tips to Avoid Kayak Capsizing

Avoiding Kayak Capsizing – Tips On How Not to Tip

Most capsizes aren’t planned and they often happen when you least expect it. Here're 6 tips to avoid capsizing and guidance on what to do if it happens.
The Kayak Bucket List

The Kayak Bucket List – 13 Things to Do and 25...

Everyone needs a list of goals and life aspirations, but one list always tops ‘em all – the bucket list. Find inspiration in these kayak bucket list ideas.
Quiksilver 1.5mm SYNCRO Wetsuit Jacket Review

Product Review – Quiksilver 1.5mm SYNCRO Wetsuit Jacket

Checkout My review of the SYNCRO 1.5mm Wetsuit Jacket from Quicksilver. A stylish, functional, and very reasonably priced wetsuit top. Read full review...
The health benefits of kayaking, canoeing, and paddleboarding

The Health Benefits of Paddling

The health benefits of canoeing, kayaking and paddleboarding are almost too numerous to count. Check out the top fitness and wellbeing benefits of paddling.
Best Paddle Boards for Beginners

Best Paddle Boards for Beginners

Getting into SUP? Choosing a paddle board comes down to several factors. If you're new to the sport, let us help you pick the best paddleboard for you.
The essential list of kayak safety equipment

The Essential List of Kayak Safety Equipment: 14 Must Haves!

There's a big difference between being safety conscious and bringing enough kayak safety equipment to sink your yak. Our list covers the 14 essential items!
What to Wear Kayaking in All Weather Conditions

What to Wear Kayaking? A Guide to Paddling in All Weather...

Never be uncomfortable in your yak again! Discover what to wear kayaking as well as some handy tips for dressing for both cold and hot weather
Are bananas on a boat bad luck?

Bananas on a Boat: Bad Luck or Superstition?

Are bananas on a boat really bad luck? Or is this just another fisherman's superstition? Let’s look at the facts. I’ve done a fair amount...
Canoe Vs Kayak: What's the Difference?

Canoe Vs Kayak: What’s the Difference?

If you can’t decide between a kayak or canoe, we’ll explore the differences between the two and find out which one is best for you...
how to make a stand up paddle board

How to Make a Stand Up Paddle Board

Paddle boarding is the coolest sport on the planet right now. It’s the hottest craze, and everyone is rushing out to buy a paddleboard...
Kayaking With Your Dog

10 Pooch Paddling Tips: How to Safely Kayak With Your Dog

Just because your pooch loves the water doesn't mean he's going to like kayaking. Here are our top ten tips for getting your dog on board safely...
The History of Kayaking

The History of Kayaking

Ever wondered about the origins of kayaking? With kayak history stretching as far back as 4000 years, you can bet this vessel has a tale or two to tell.
The ultimate guide to the best kayaking in New Zealand

Guide to the Best Kayaking in New Zealand

Going down under has got you covered in terms of adventure sports. Whether it’s the thrill of bungee jumping, or exploring the country’s dive...

Pin It on Pinterest