Palm Atom Suit | Wom...

The new womens Atom Suit from Palm has arrived with us, taking over from the Palm Element in the line up.  Palm are one of the leading brands when in comes to women specific paddling kit, and the Atom is complemented by a range of other kit notably thermals and PFD’s that make getting...

Palm Atom Mens Drysu...

Given we weren’t expecting it until January we got a nice surprise today when the new Palm Atom Drysuit arrived!  So new in fact Palm don’t, as I write this, even have it on their website so here is our little overview and a few pictures….     The Atom Suit...

Should I get a Kokat...

As thoughts turn to the UK whitewater season we’ve been asked by a number of people looking at the Kokatat range of Goretex suits whether they should be getting a Meridian or Idol suit for the winter?  The well established and trusted Meridian or the new fancy Idol with its unique...

What do you wear? | ...

With the weather less than pleasant this week, when your trying to work out what to wear to go paddling a cag can seem like a good idea but really its still too warm for full winter gear and as much as I dont want to be cold I dont want to be too warm either. The solution to staying...

A few words about th...

Last week i had my olympic assesment at the Lee Valley White Water Centre. I was slightly apperhensive due to the lack of paddling i’ve had this year and i needed a boat that was going to bounce me down the course safely and the right way up. The boss suggested the Pyranha Burn III so i...

Kokatat Stoke Cag Re...

I recently decided that my old palm semi dry cag (palm fuse) was moribund and sad as this was, it had served me well over the years. As well as the pretty coulours it also kept me warm and dry, even in the colder months and i got a lot of use out of it. The neoprene seal on the fuse does let...