Knowledge & Know-How

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Two Shores, One Vision: The Exciting Merger Of &

Two leading watersports blogs, one from the UK and one from the US, are joining forces in an exciting transatlantic merger. This groundbreaking partnership brings together decades of experience and unmatched expertise in watersports edication, adventures, news and gear reviews. Learn more about this visionary deal and what it means for watersports enthusiasts on both sides of the pond.

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Are Inflatable Kayaks Good? Weighing Up The Pros And Cons

Inflatable kayaks have surged in popularity for their portability and easy storage compared to hard shells. But does convenience come at the cost of performance and durability? We put inflatable kayaks to the ultimate test, assessing speed, stability, longevity and more to determine if they truly blow traditional kayaks out of the water or leave paddlers deflated. Discover if inflatables will float your boat or sink your kayaking dreams! Acquires

Exciting News: & Join Forces!

For kayaking and paddleboarding enthusiasts everywhere – two leading watersports blogs are combining their talents in a just-announced content merger! and blogs will now join forces as one mega platform. Get the inside scoop on this surprise collaboration, why it happened, and a sneak peek of future content sure to excite paddlers of all levels!

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Winter Kayaking – Everything You Need To Know About How To Kayak In Cold Weather

Kayaking in winter can be a breathtaking experience, but it also comes with unique challenges and risks. From freezing water temperatures to unpredictable weather conditions, cold weather paddling requires special preparation and gear. We share essential tips for staying safe and comfortable while kayaking in winter, including what to wear, how to prevent hypothermia, and what emergency equipment to pack. Discover the secrets to embracing the chill and expanding your paddling season!


Kayaking In The Rain – Tips, Safety & Must-Have Gear

In a perfect world, the weather would always be warm and sunny, and you’d never have to worry about unexpected rain showers and thunderstorms. Real life is far from perfect, though. But is it worth braving the elements? We share the dos and don’ts of wet weather paddling, from assessing risks to gearing up like a pro. Learn to embrace the rain and make the most of your time on the water, no matter the forecast!

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Kayaking Rules And Regulations – Everything You Need To Know

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned paddler, understanding kayaking rules and regulations is crucial for a safe, legal, and enjoyable time on the water. Getting started on the wrong foot could dampen your paddling adventures before they even begin. From personal flotation device requirements to boating under the influence laws, this comprehensive guide outlines key state, federal, and local regulations all kayakers should know.