Yesterday I returned to Wye Mills, MD to compete in the Wye Island Regatta Kayak Challenge. It has been 5 years since I last raced this race, last in my Thunderbolt-X kayak […]
Yesterday I paddled in the 17-mile canoe & kayak race during the Richmond Paddle Cup event. The sponsor, Crosswind Paddle Co., added a longer, 17-mile race this year after they were approached by […]
A customer who purchased the video plans for my kayak ergometer was nice enough to send me a photo of the finished product and I think it looks fantastic! Completed compact kayaker […]
Absolutely fascinating interview combining several of my passions, diet, exercise and kayaking.
You may recall me bringing home an old-school, Hyperform Prijon Interceptor last summer. https://davethekayaker.com/2017/08/10/a-vintage-downriver-racer/ I finally finished her restoration in between the thunderstorms and decided to make her pretty rough and ugly. […]
This was originally going to be my James River Rundown boat for 2018 until the James River Association discontinued the event. Now it is a boat in search of a race. I’m […]
I’ve been pondering a new race on my local river for a few years now and have made the first steps toward making it a reality. First, I asked East Coast paddlers […]