Warming Up Before Hitting the Water

Warming Up Before Hitting the Water

Alan Bergman – Even though kayaking, canoeing and paddleboarding are all considered low-impact, aerobic sports, it is still prudent and just good common sense to warm up before leaving shore. Preparing your body for a few hours of paddling or rowing doesn’t...
Why Paddle?

Why Paddle?

THE WATER IS CALLING YOU!!   Alan Bergman – The number of excellent reasons to head out on the water in a kayak or canoe, or on top of a paddleboard, is only slightly less than the number of Patriots fans in New England.    Let’s take a look at just...
Hooked on Kayak Fishing

Hooked on Kayak Fishing

Alan Bergman – You absolutely love kayaking and you’re also a fishing fanatic, reading every Guide you can find on kayak and fishing tools alike. Combine those interests and join the multitudes of paddlers who are discovering just how exciting and...
Essential Gear: The Spray Skirt

Essential Gear: The Spray Skirt

By Alan Bergman – The Spray Skirt: More than just a fashion statement! Just as there isn’t a single kayak suitable for all of the different types of kayaking, the same can be said for spray skirts . . . they serve different purposes for different types of...
Doin’ the Dog Paddle

Doin’ the Dog Paddle

Alan Bergman – Taking your pooch paddling is the perfect opportunity to reciprocate the love and loyalty bestowed upon you by man’s (and woman’s) best friend! Look around our lakes, rivers and bays, and chances are good that you’re going to see more than a few...
Essential Gear: Paddles

Essential Gear: Paddles

Alan Bergman – Choosing the right paddle for recreational and touring/sea kayaking is a combination of subjective and practical criteria.  What may be the perfect paddle for you could be the totally wrong paddle for your best kayaking buddy.  Let’s explore some...