Ice Bears & Islands

Svalbard – A kayak circumnavigation. 2200 km, 3000 polar bears and 3 kayakers Illustrated Talk by Tara Mulvany We are very lucky to have arranged for Tara to give an illustrated talk in Jersey about her amazing expedition around Svalbard...

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Sea Kayaking in Fog. Be Prepared

Yesterday was a great day to get out sea kayaking in Jersey. A 5 nautical mile offshore trip to les Écréhous off the north east coast of Jersey in our fast sea kayaks looked a good idea. We set out from Archirondel off the east coast with a calm...

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That Sinking Feeling …

I recently helped Terry repair his kayak after it developed a leak around one of the recess holes. The depth sounder/drain holes are common wear spots because the plastic tends to be raised in these areas and is therefore prone to damage. The...

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How to Pass the Kayak Coach Assessment

British Canoeing Coach Assessment – Top Tips to Successfully Jump the Hurdle From 2018 the British Canoeing level 2 coach award is called the Coach award. These top tips to pass your kayak coach assessment remain equally valid today. Passing the...

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