The most innovative and interesting piece of kit f...

Did you watch the Rio Olympics? It was a great spectacle for the sport of slalom kayaking and for the Team GB paddlers. As good paddling geeks we watched none stop and noticed that Team GB were wearing something a bit different, their top decks and PFD’s din’t look quite right, Or did they ? After 4 years of testing, prototyping and trials Peak launched the Racer ST and what a bit of kit it is! Cag, Deck & PFD all built into one, and the result is really pretty special. The Racer ST is constructed from Peaks SS3 material, light weight, 4 way stretch and with a hydrostatic head of 20m! And 20k of moisture transmission! What...

NRS now in the Shop

So last week we received our first order of gear from NRS and its safe to say we’re pretty excited about what we got! First up we have the two new buoyancy aids, the Zen and the Ninja. The Zen is NRS’ class 5 rescue BA, equipped with everything you’d need to beater your way...

Venture Kayaks | Fit...

Venture Kayaks have been working on a new seat and backrest system for their range of touring boats this winter and the first Flex with the ‘Fit 4′ outfitting arrived today. The headline changes see the introduction of a longer more ergonomic seat pan with a height adjustable front...

Wavesport Diesels | ...

We picked up our first Wavesport Diesels in the newly available BlackOut¬†spec this week, we’ll try and get a video done soon but here are a few pictures showing the outfitting.   The Diesel range of boats are a well designed river runner available in 3 sizes, similar to the Pyranha...

Palm Impact Deck 201...

The 2016 Palm Impact arrived today so here are a few of our first impressions…. For the last couple of years the Impact was the premium whitewater option in the Palm range and remains the toughest driest shockcord option from Palm, with the Orbit Deck also being introduced into the range...

Looking for your fir...

So you live close by the Thames (or any river / lake) and you want to get out on the water and have a bit of an explore or get out for some exercise? Why not,  Kayaking is pretty easy to learn? Right? and the connection you get between the water and wildlife is unlike any other sport out...