With so many inflatable kayaks on the market, making a selection can be intimidating. We’re always here to help with a recommendation based around your circumstances, but also realise a little research prior to getting in touch can be useful. There’s a great deal of positive feedback about the Z Pro kayak range and having been a main stockist for nearly ten years our staff are in the perfect position to explain why. We are in no way incentivised towards any particular brand and unlike many stores the staff who advise you are also the ones who select our range.
With almost everyone spending more time around home this has been a fantastic opportunity to explore our local areas, whether land or water. Less opportunity to travel internationally has been a positive in allowing us to appreciate the UK and what a fantastic place it is. During periods when customers have been allowed in store we have noticed many enquiries about starting new sports, especially those you can enjoy locally. Perhaps the best example has been stand up paddle boarding. With so many brands, models, shapes and sizes on the market we thought it useful to create a short, concise guide to purchasing an inflatable paddle board.
Read our view on the latest development from the Point 7, the dark side of windsurfing. Their new F1e hybrid freewave is receiving rave reviews as a versatile all rounder that excels when combined with foil or fin. Read on to learn more.
Read on for our thoughts on the ever popular C-Tug Trolley, which is ideal for use with kayaks, canoe and SUP boards. The lack of pneumatic tyres means no maintenance requirement, while the ability to break it down into seven pieces ensures effortless storage.
With many now experiencing winter temperatures the sessions are becoming shorter, with cold hands and feet more difficult to tolerate. On a positive, at this time of year we often see some of the best wind and wave conditions in the UK. The last thing our staff want to see is customers missing fantastic sessions due to concern over temperature. Read on for our tips on extending your season as a whole, along with the length of individual sessions. This is a meaty one so grab a brew and let’s get stuck in!
A short selection of Christmas gift ideas for wakeboarders and waterskiers from the staff at Robin Hood Watersports. Our advice should enable you to purchase the perfect gift at a price to suit your budget.
The Aquaglide Chelan has been a popular choice in store for a number of years. While the remainder of Aquaglide’s range was revised for 2020, the brand chose to take its time with its most highly coveted touring kayak. The results are now in and it’s fair to say our staff are impressed. Read on to find out why.
When we heard that O’Neill was revising their ever popular Psycho One series suits there was both excitement and trepidation amongst the team. In some ways the suit was already perfection, striking the ideal blend of warmth, flexibility and durability. Feedback from windsurf, waterski and wakeboard customers has always been excellent. So what could be improved? Read on to find out more….
The importance of selecting the correct wakeboard binding is often overlooked. They provide the ultimate connection between rider and water and to make the most of your board selection requires a boot to do it justice. The role of the binding is such that our advice for those with a fixed budget would be to select bindings first, then use the remaining funds for your board.