Cold water shock!

Cold Water Shock

For east coast sea kayakers, cold water is part of paddling our coastline. However how many paddlers understand the mechanics of cold water shock when capsizing or entering the water? So following is a summary of what to expect and the effects and implications of cold water shock on sea kayakers. &... Read More

Published On: 19th October 2015

Clipping in

Towing - A Sea Kayakers Guide

Towing is a means by which a paddler can assist an incapacitated paddler and kayak to a safe location. This may be a short distance or on the open sea maybe a couple of kilometres. In all cases, the rescuer should give clear instructions as to what they want the towed kayakerto do e.g. paddle or ste... Read More

Published On: 4th October 2015