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Expedition Kayaks Sea Kayak & Surf Ski Coaching with Rob Mercer & Mark Sundin

WHICH SURFSKI FOR ME?

An article from the EK blog giving a broad overview of our range of surfskis, how each fits into the categories of entry level, intermediate & elite. Click HERE to read the article, with a short summary of each of the designs we sell through the four manufacturers we represent (Epic, Fenn, Think & Carbonology). While it's impossible to give a comprehensive review of each boat, this little guide should help you narrow down which boat is going to suit your ability.

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WHICH KAYAK FOR ME?

An article from the EK blog giving a broad overview of our range of kayaks, where they fit in the grand scheme of things & what to expect from them. Click HERE to read the article. While it's impossible to give a comprehensive review of each boat, this little guide should help you narrow down which boat is going to suit the type of paddling you're wanting to do.

Rob Mercer Sea Kayaking offers one on one or group training for paddlers looking for some instruction from one of Australia's most well known & respected sea kayak instructors. Click the link above to contact Rob through his website, www.balancedboater.com.

NEW TO THE EK SHOP – Winter 2017

The philosophy behind our online store is that we will always do our best to at least match the prices we see around the web internationally, so you can finally get some great quality sea kayaking kit at the same prices you’d be paying if you resided in the US or UK. We even throw in the freight on all orders over $50, so you can truly let your typing fingers do the walking. Click the link in the left menu or browse the range HERE. You'll find a range of products that we have grown to rely upon, over years of testing & daily use in the sea. Delivery will be arranged on the day the order is placed, by standard post or courier.

Vaikobi V Cold Paddle Vest
Due to popular demand, we are excited to launch the new VCold Storm Paddle Vest.Perfect to be worn either on it's own or layered on top of the VCold Base Layer Top, the VCold Storm vest is the perfect solution to keeping your core protected from the wind and water.The new VCold Storm fabrication features a slightly thicker outer ripstop fabrication for increased protection from the elements, whilst still maintaining the highest level of breathability. Order HERE.
$119.00

Enth Degree Fjord Super Thermal Top
FThe Fiord Long Sleeve Top is a garment designed with the utmost versatility in mind. Through its development, input was gathered from experts across a range of sports including Open Ocean Paddlers, White Water and SUP Surfers to name just a few. The Fiord LS’s versatility comes from the precision arrangement of 385gsm Fernotherm3 and 240gsm Activflex material panels. Order HERE.
$199.00

The Big Foot Kayak Foot Plate System
An adjustable, ergonomic, and near enough to universal solution to the vexed problem of inadequate mass manufactured foot peg systems. Key features include easy field serviceability with standard marine stainless for all screws, nuts, washers and hinges, no tricky springs or special clips, all made from tough 5504 Marine Grade Aluminum. Australian designed and Manufactured: By Sea kayakers for real kayaking conditions. Order HERE.
$320

Shelta Griffen Performance Sun Hat
The GRIFFIN offers our SHELTA-tech construction, featuring technical breathable fabric, perspiration absorbing mesh liner & heat releasing vents. These features help keep the head cooler under hot and active conditions. Shelta hats have consigned the red nose from continuous wind exposure, with your brim being blown up, to the dust bin. Order HERE.
$89.00

Zhik Hydrophobic Paddle Top
Keep your legs warm with this plush spandex fleece paddle pant that is cut for performance, with excellent water repellency.
The most luxurious paddling pants on the market. Order HERE
$129.00

Zhik Hydrophobic Paddle Top
Keep warm with this plush spandex fleece top that has excellent water repellency. One of Zhik’s most popular technical tops and the first choice in water repellent fleece. Combine with the Titanium top for an all over weather shield that will keep you comfortable and dry. Order HERE.
$119.00

Vaikobi V Cold Paddle Pants
The highly acclaimed VCold Storm Paddle Pants has been upgraded for 2017 with updated fabrication and design to increase performance in cool to cold conditions.The new VCold Storm fabrication features a slightly thicker outer ripstop fabrication for increased protection from the elements, whilst still maintaining the highest level of breathability. Order HERE.
$139.00

Enth Degree Bombora Paddle Top
KCarefully designed with high-intensity watersports in mind the Bombora LS is a Long Sleeve top that utilizes the unique 240gsm Activflex material. The design focus ensures the garment conforms to the body, whilst still maintaining an unrestricted range of movement. The breathable nature of the Activflex avoids overheating, whilst the brushed internal lining provides superior softness and anti-chaffing characteristics against the skin. Order HERE $99.00