The Beginner’s Guide To Kayaking

Looking for an adrenaline filled hobby? Great! Check out our 10-minute beginner’s guide to kayaking, and get yourself paddling!

Welcome to our beginner’s guide to kayaking.

If you’re looking for a new hobby – something that involves the outdoors and adrenaline – you’ve come to the right place.

We’ll be covering everything to you need to know to get started with kayaking.

Pick a chapter below to get started.


  1. Kayaking Essentials: The Gear You’ll Need To Start Kayaking
  2. Types Of Kayaking: Which Is Right For You?
  3. How To Kayak: Technique + How To Roll & Turn
  4. Kayaking Exercises: 3 Essential Moves To Improve Paddling Strength
  5. The Best Kayaking Wesites & YouTube Channels
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