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!
Shot of surfers from drone

Using a Drone for Amazing Aerial Shots of Watersports

With drones becoming more popular, readily available, and cheaper, filming water sports like paddle boarding and kayaking from above is becoming a reality.
What to Wear Kayaking in All Weather Conditions

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

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
A canoe trip fuelled by baked beans

Why Baked Beans Don’t Belong on Your Next Paddling Trip

We all have tales of paddling trips that went horribly wrong, or where we grossly miscalculated the work involved. What follows, is one such tale.
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 of fishing in...
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...
Ocean Pollution Effects Humans

The Harmful Effects of Ocean Pollution On Humans

The world’s ocean is a magnificent, abundant and diverse ecosystem. However, every day the ocean is coming under threat from natural and manmade pollution, which is bringing...
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 spots, New Zealand...
Fitness for Kayaking – Exercise, Stretching, and Nutrition for Peak Performance Paddling

Fitness for Kayaking – Exercise, Stretching, and Nutrition for Peak Performance Paddling

Many people will jump in a kayak without giving fitness a second thought. Don't be one of these people! Learn the secrets to endless paddling energy.
Kayaking in the Philippines

Kayak Adventures in the Philippines

Choosing your next adventure kayak destination can be difficult. Either information overload paralyses you, or you’re stumped by the absolute lack of any resources on your exotic, far-flung choice.

50 Fun Facts About the Ocean That WIll Surprise You!

With over 71% of the Earth's surface covered in water, the ocean takes up a huge amount of space. It's so big, that scientists and marine biologists have...
kayaking with kids

Kayaking with Kids: A Complete Guide

Spending time kayaking on the lake can be a great family activity. However, when you choose to bring children along for the trip, it can get tricky.