Monthly Archives: October 2013

Cornwall kayaking – bite size location guides

I’m currently beavering away adding to/updating the long list of kayking mini spot guides on the website. There’s already a significant list of locations – it’s now a case of making sure each entry gives a flavour of what paddlers … Continue reading

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Carbis Bay – watersports mini guide

Here’s another mini guide that’s recently been published on the site. This time I spotlight Carbis Bay, St Ives, Cornwall. Carbis Bay is a great little bolt hole for all types of watersports enthusiast – particularly those looking for … Continue reading

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Paddling through winter

Thinking of keeping going with your kayaking antics through the winter? If so then here are a few tips for how to survive the off season. Winter kayaking tips is now live over on the site. Would you go … Continue reading

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SUP fins

Fins for your stand up paddle board are an often overlooked but vitally important part of your set up – particularly if you’re looking for ultimate performance in waves. One of my latest features for The Paddler magazine focuses on … Continue reading

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Cornish SUP

At the end of summer, the missus and I loaded up the wagon and headed southwest to the land of pasties (Cornwall), cream teas and Rattler (cider). A spot of saltwater SUP action was needed and the forecast was looking good … Continue reading

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K4 Fins Bubble 20cm freestyle signature fin review

If you’ve got in mind a spot of twirly windsurfing action then you’ll need the right gear for the job. Stomping all those contorted freestyle moves is only possible with the right set up and fins play as important a … Continue reading

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SUP reviews – Jimmy Lewis Stun Gun 8.7ft/SickStick paddles

It’s been a busy old day here at TP HQ with no less than two drop offs of stand up paddle boarding equipment in preparation for reviews that’ll be appearing in upcoming issues of The Paddler. This morning saw the … Continue reading

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