Techniques & Safety

There are amazing opportunities all over the world to snorkel and enjoy exploring marine life,…

The world’s largest paid-circulation magazine, Reader’s Digest, recently published a paddling safety…

As the days get shorter and the weather gets colder, it becomes harder to get out and paddle and easier…

As a paddling lover you have a passion for the water you can probably trace back to your youth, possibly…

Flexibility is always a good topic of discussion when it comes to kayaking. Depending on our style of…

Kayak Hipster demonstrates and shares 3 things to try next time you're working on your low brace. The…

In this video, Chad Hoover shows you how to flip your fishing kayak upright and do a deep water…

Honey the River Dog. Photo by Allyson Saunders We are all guilty of scrolling mindlessly through our…

A frame grab from Sally Wallick’s video camera captures her rescue of a struggling and hypothermic…

When Christian Nelson’s kayak turned turtle 3 miles offshore, a friend’s cell phone was his only way to…

Getting back on your sit-on-top kayak isn't that hard - if you know how. That's why it's a great idea to…

This video shows an example of why you should never drink and paddle.

The key to tandem canoeing is to understand your role at whichever end of the boat you are paddling in.…

In this video, Ken Whiting of PaddleTV shares some tips on how to NOT flip your kayak. Whether you are…

If you go to the box store for paper towels and end up with a kayak, make sure you also pick up a life…

Paddling is a fun and safe activity, especially if you pay attention to these common-sense rules --…

The view from Allen’s boat as he rushed to rescue two men from a capsized motorboat. Photo courtesy…

You may recall Abraham Maslow ‘s hierarchy of needs from ninth grade social studies. Maslow says, you…

With good technique and a little practice, regardless of size or strength, most people can perform a…

After lots of research, maybe some classes, maybe some demo days, or maybe after finding the right sale…

Kayak Hipster demonstrates 3 things to try next time you're working on your forward stroke. The forward…

Before I was domesticated, I spent more than a decade working paddling gigs between paddling trips.…

Kayak Hipster demonstrates 3 things to try next time you're working on your sculling draw. An efficient…

We’ve all been there before. All through the cold months we dream of putting the heavy coats and extra…