Hurley Classic 2016

  It all started in 1989 as a kayak freestyle competition and that makes the event one of the oldest of its type. It has developed from this first meeting between friends in the Hurley Village car park into one of the most significant freestyle watersports events in the world. The spirit...

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 colours 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...

Venture Islay 14 sit...

First impressions. This is, according to Venture, the Islay SOT is a boat to bridge the gap between the more recreational type of SOT and say for instance an Islay 14 touring kayak…and at first glance it does look very sleek with its narrow bow and almost anti radar type styling, this is...

Whats the Big Deal a...

With winter in full swing we have been selling plenty of dry tops and dry suits of varying designs, qualities and price points. Questions we regularly get asked in the shop are: What is up with Gore-tex products? Is it actually better? Why is it more expensive? Is breathability actually...

2015 Jackson Fun is ...

Just a quick one for now but the Jackson 2015 Fun, recently announced at the US Outdoor Retailer show has arrived in the UK and we’ve just picked up a demo and some stock for the weekend! Jackson 2015 Fun!   The latest in a long line of modern classics the new Fun has got us...