‘Comrades on the Colca’: New Book from C&K’s Editor-At-Large Now Available for Pre-Order

‘Comrades on the Colca’: New Book from C&K’s Editor-At-Large Now Available for Pre-Order

Join Eugene Buchanan, author of Brothers on the Bashkaus, in his latest tale of travel and adventure. This time he is in South America with a team of Polish explorers on a first descent down the Cruz del Condor section of Peru’s Colca Canyon, the d[...]

Cocktails Via Kayak: Benny Marr Mixes Drink on Waterfall for New Stoli Ad

Cocktails Via Kayak: Benny Marr Mixes Drink on Waterfall for New Stoli Ad

It sure beats drinking beer out of a wetsuit bootie. That’s the take-home from Stoli Vodka, which recently tapped extreme kayaker Benny Marr, as well as other elite extreme athletes, as part of a campaign to have them mix elixirs in action to h[...]

Delta Kayaks elevates its Adventure Rec category with the newly redesigned Delta 10AR

Delta Kayaks elevates its Adventure Rec category with the newly redesigned Delta 10AR

Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada.  – Delta Kayaks, Canadian Manufacturer of Premium Thermoformed Kayaks, elevates its Adventure Rec category with its newly redesigned Delta 10AR. Delta’s 10 has been a popular model in the Adventure Rec[...]

MTI debuts 4 new value-priced performance paddling essentials for 2017

MTI debuts 4 new value-priced performance paddling essentials for 2017

PLYMPTON, Mass. (June 20, 2016) — With the 2017 debut of four high-value, performance- oriented life jackets, standup paddlers heading for the river and paddlers or sailors looking for cleaner, lower-profile life jackets can now move on the water w[...]

Industry Update: Johnson Outdoors Hires New Brand Manager for Watercraft Team

Industry Update: Johnson Outdoors Hires New Brand Manager for Watercraft Team

Old Town, ME (June 3, 2016) – Johnson Outdoors is proud to announce the end of an exhaustive search for the most qualified brand manager candidate for their Watercraft division. “We interviewed dozens of extremely qualified candidates for this po[...]

Industry Update | Hobie 2016:  A New Category, A New Way to Have Fun on the Water

Industry Update | Hobie 2016:  A New Category, A New Way to Have Fun on the Water

OCEANSIDE, Calif., April 5, 2016 — Hobie® has done it again. They have married their renowned MirageDrive® pedal system with 65 years of boardsports expertise to create a totally new kind of Hobie fun. Introducing the world’s first Mira[...]

Industry Update: Jackson Kayak Welcomes Whitewater Legend Tyler Bradt to Team JK

Industry Update: Jackson Kayak Welcomes Whitewater Legend Tyler Bradt to Team JK

April 4, 2016 – Jackson Kayak announces today the signing of Tyler Bradt to Team Jackson Kayak. Tyler is known for his prowess on the waterways of the world, currently holds the world waterfall record at 189 feet and has many first descents under[...]

Folbot Shutters Doors

Folbot Shutters Doors

While Folbot kayaks built their business around folding kayaks, now they’re folding their kayak business. In what’s hopefully only a temporary blow to breakdown sea kayak aficionados, Folbot recently announced that it is suspending operat[...]

Cowabunga! Surf Expo now open to paddlecraft exhibitors

Cowabunga! Surf Expo now open to paddlecraft exhibitors

Surfers might not be keen on sharing their waves with paddlecraft, but the higher-ups in the trade portion of industry are more than happy to do so on the showroom floor. Emerald Exposition’s Surf Expo recently announced it will be adding kayaks, c[...]

Millbrook Boats: Against the Currents

Millbrook Boats: Against the Currents

John "Kaz" Kazimierczyk’s simple recipe for innovative whitewater canoes for Millbrook Boats, one of the longest standing—and lesser known—whitewater canoe manufacturers in North America.

Jersey Paddlesports Show Canceled for 2016

Jersey Paddlesports Show Canceled for 2016

Sound the Taps theme. In a sign of the internet-besting-consumer-show times, Jersey Paddler recently announced that its heralded Jersey Paddlesports Show — a long-running consumer paddlesports show in Brick, N.J., second in size only to Madison[...]

Industry Update: Oru Kayak introduces their ‘Beach Kayak’, a craft for casual paddlers

Industry Update: Oru Kayak introduces their ‘Beach Kayak’, a craft for casual paddlers

PRESS RELEASE — Oru Kayak, a leading innovator in the kayaking industry and the first to bring a foldable kayak to market utilizing the principals of origami, is launching the new Beach Kayak – an easy-to-assemble version of its foldab[...]

Making the Cut: 3 Paddlesports Co.’s Make Finals for 2016 American Made Outdoor Gear Awards

Making the Cut: 3 Paddlesports Co.’s Make Finals for 2016 American Made Outdoor Gear Awards

The American Made Outdoor Gear Awards, a contest sponsored by Kokatat which annually celebrates outdoor companies with a commitment to American manufacturing and sourcing, has announced the finalists for its 2016 awards and three paddlesports compani[...]

Sea Eagle announces new riverboard: the Wave Slider

Sea Eagle announces new riverboard: the Wave Slider

Video showing the new inflatable, drop-stitch constructed Sea Eagle Wave Slider to the test.