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Looking At Paddleboarding Through Science

"Stand-up paddleboarding's great because I'm working out. I'm standing. You're getting a balance exercise, a l…

How It's Made - Aluminum Canoes

Check out this step-by-step breakdown from stretching the steel to testing the rivets under pressure to make…

How to Paddle a Kayak in a Straight Line

People generally think paddling a longer kayak will make them go straighter, but with proper technique you c…

Staying Safe While Stand Up Paddling

One of the great things about stand-up paddle boarding is that it can be a remarkably safe and user-friendly a…

Stand Up Paddle Board Weight Limit - Why It's Important

Ever wonder what exactly the weight capacity of a board was for? Turns out it's for the performance of the S…

Top 11 Kayaking Tips from 2018

Whether you were new to paddling in 2018 or you're an experienced paddler, you can never stop learning. Ever…

How to Re-Enter a Touring Kayak

In this video, we're going to look at the best way to re-enter your kayak in case you flipped, and you don't k…

Most Popular Kayaks of 2018

The summer weather may be drawing to a close, but this year's paddling season is far from over! As we reflect …

Understanding Kayak Bulkheads and Storage

This is Marshall Seddon, from The River Connection, a kayak specialty store and instructional center in Hyde P…