There are many excellent instructional videos available, we have posted links to some of them below. When you are ready to get out on the water come to Newbury Kayak and Canoe, where whatever kayak, canoe, SUP, paddle or accessory you buy we will be sure it fits!
Paddle TV: Kayaking for Women – Finesse over Power
This short video, equally good for men as women, demonstrates the importance of core strength, and shows you ways to teach yourself how to paddle more efficiently and effectively.
Geobeats: How to Get In and Out of a Kayak
This clear and helpful video shows how to safely (and dryly) get in and out of a kayak from a dock.
Coast and Kayak Magazine: Beginner Kayaking – The Side Entry
This video gives and brief but easy to follow demonstration of how to get into a kayak in shallow, choppy water, a useful skill for anyone considering kayaking where you don’t have access to a dock, or someone to hold your kayak for you!