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Kayak Theory – Learn About Kayaking

Everything you wanted to know about kayaking.
How-to guides, paddling tips, kayak maintenance and general questions and answers based around all things kayaking.

Strokes and Technique

Strokes and techniques for beginners to advanced kayakers.

Learn how to paddle your kayak with different techniques and styles from calm waters though to Class VI rapids.

Transportation Theory

Learn about kayak transportation theory by manually carrying your kayak, shipping a kayak or moving your boat without a rack.

Kayak Maintenance

Look after and maintain your kayak properly so that it lasts longer.

Learn about paint and wax to protect a kayak hull from harmful UV rays that come from the sun and repair holes that may have been caused by damage from your last kayaking adventure.


Kayak safety is very important.

Learn what to do (and what NOT to do) when paddling a kayak. There are certain rules that are recommended to be followed to keep you safe in dangerous waters and unpredictable weather.

How Long Does It Take To Kayak A Mile

How Long Does It Take To Kayak A Mile?

When you’re planning a kayak trip, it’s good to know how long it’ll take so you can let others know when you’ll be home. But how long does it take…

Can I Get A DUI On A Kayak

Can I Get A DUI On A Kayak?

When you’re planning on taking to the water in your kayak, you will first need to be aware of the laws that are in force in your particular region. Most…

Guide to buying a Used Kayak

Guide To Buying Used Kayaks

Whether you’re brand new to kayaking or a seasoned pro at the sport, buying a kayak can often mean doing a bit of research. However, with a used kayak there…