Knowledge & Know-How

Basics Of Whitewater Kayaking For Beginners

The Basics Of Whitewater Kayaking For Beginners

Whitewater kayaking is an intense sport – and it often feels like you’re tricking the Universe by taking on this immense force of nature in a small plastic boat. That adrenaline rush is precisely what makes it so easy to get hooked on this challenging side of kayaking. Mastering the … Read more

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Wetsuit Vs Drysuit For Kayaking – Which Is Best And Why?

When you’re kayaking during the warmer months, what you wear isn’t that big of a concern – as long as it’s comfortable, moisture-wicking, and protects you from UV rays, you’re all set. But when colder weather rolls around, you generally have two options: Put your kayak in storage – or … Read more

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Is Kayaking Dangerous? 13 Real Kayak Dangers & How To Avoid Them

I’ve noticed that people – especially beginner kayakers – tend to have many safety-related misconceptions about kayaking. Some don’t give potential risks a second thought. And on the flip side, some will freak out about things that aren’t even real, actual threats. If you’re among those wondering is kayaking dangerous, … Read more

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Kayak Material Explained: What Are Kayaks Made Of?

Kayaks can vary in terms of performance, durability, weight, price tag, and, last but not least, attractiveness. And it’s the materials used in the kayak’s construction and the manufacturing processes that contribute to those differences. So, if you’re ready for a new kayak, the first question you should be asking … Read more