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Face-lift for PaddleYak Website(15/1/2020)
Why kayak prices differ so much.(11/12/2019)
Warning - Suppliers closing for 2019(11/12/2019)
Kayaks for Knysna, Plett, George & Mossel Bay(4/12/2019)
Plett Rage takes over!(2/12/2019)
Kayak to Adventure!(25/11/2019)
Austerity measures not the answer.(21/11/2019)
Cape Kayak Camino Bookings for Jan to June 2020(19/11/2019)
The storm before the calm! PaddleYak Kayaks.(13/11/2019)
Pedalo paddle boats with glass view port(13/11/2019)
South Africa set for New Dawn(9/11/2019)
Cape Kayak Camino - Plett takes off(4/11/2019)
50 Days to Christmas 2019!(4/11/2019)
On Top of Rugby World 2019!(4/11/2019)
PaddleYak Kayaks for Summer of 2019(12/10/2019)
Pedalo Paddle Boats(12/10/2019)
Three Months to Christmas - Order Now(24/9/2019)
SA Waveski Champs 2019 - Now and Then.(24/9/2019)
Global Warming and Adventure Tourism?(20/9/2019)
PaddleYak Kayak Range for Summer 2019 (13/9/2019)
PaddleYak Price Adjustments(13/9/2019)
SA Surfski paddlers take six medals at Worlds(12/9/2019)
World Canoe Sprint Championships 2019(6/9/2019)
Beware the summer rush. Order your PaddleYaks now.(14/8/2019)
ZAR plunges. Import kayaks from SA now(14/8/2019)
Forest Activists target Brazil Embassy(14/8/2019)
Paddle and Kayak the Garden Route’s Best(12/8/2019)
World's ultimate feat achieved by a woman paddler.(8/8/2019)
PaddleYak Kayaks in PE, EL, Durban and Cape Town.(3/8/2019)
Face-lift for PaddleYak Website (15/1/2020)
The PaddleYak, Real Cape Adventures, The African Sea Kayak Society (TASKS) and Seakayak website is currently being upgraded to give users an easier experience of one of South Africa's most iconic brand's websites. One of the original sites it offered... read more



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Why kayak prices differ so much. (11/12/2019)
Just as you find a huge spread in auto vehicle prices because of the varying qualities of the vehicles, so you find huge differences in prices of boats, kayaks and other watercraft. In respect of kayaks, the top of the range craft are manufactur... read more



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Warning - Suppliers closing for 2019 (11/12/2019)
Suppliers of raw products are generally closing by Friday 13 December 2019 for the festive season. Manufacturers like PaddleYak SEA KAYAK PRODUCTIONS cc in Knynsa will continue till Christmas, but are dependent on supplies for orders placed so custo... read more



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Kayaks for Knysna, Plett, George & Mossel Bay (4/12/2019)
PaddleYak Sea Kayak Productions cc has been producing award-winning recreational, adventure and expedition level sea kayaks since the mid-1990's. It's attributed with a SA innovation in respect of the hybrid sit-in/sit-on kayak concept as well as the... read more



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Plett Rage takes over! (2/12/2019)
The annual influx of matriculants into Plett is happening this week and the town is already abuzz with energy. Any bursting with adrenaline interested in kayaking, or other activities in Plett? Not likely! The focus is strictly on themselves and each... read more



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Kayak to Adventure! (25/11/2019)
With the month of December upon us buyers are pushing to obtain the best products available locally. PaddleYak Kayaks, South Africa's premier brand for handmade recreational and expedition level kayaks are right up there and is rallying to service or... read more



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Austerity measures not the answer. (21/11/2019)
Stiglitz, the Nobel Prize winning economist has warned that austerity measures when the economic outlook is grey is a backward step, pointing out the differences in approach between Greece and Portugal, the latter recovering its economy by a more rob... read more



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Cape Kayak Camino Bookings for Jan to June 2020 (19/11/2019)
REAL CAPE ADVENTURES' CAPE KAYAK CAMINO season runs from mid-Jan to end of June, but tours are also run on special request. T Costs are R1950 pp for two days of paddling and camping on the magnificent Plettenberg Bay Waterway, including the Bitou ... read more



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The storm before the calm! PaddleYak Kayaks. (13/11/2019)
The unseasonal poor weather which has hit much of the South African coast this week may be a harbinger of good tidings in respect of good weather for the summer season ahead. Whilst the weather may hark back to winter and thoughts of hibernating a b... read more



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Pedalo paddle boats with glass view port (13/11/2019)
A pedalo paddle boat with a glass view port is a rarity even though pedal-type paddle boats have been around since the first paddle boat steamers took to water. PaddleYak Sea Kayak Productions cc, the innovative South Africa kayak company which intro... read more



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South Africa set for New Dawn (9/11/2019)
With the winning of the World Rugby Championships in Japan in Oct 2019 South Africa has been given the necessary boost to overhaul its economy which over the least two decades has been devastated by corruption, incompetence and ideology. Pres Cyril R... read more



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Cape Kayak Camino - Plett takes off (4/11/2019)
The first of REAL CAPE ADVENTURE's Cape Kayak Camino Kayak Tours in Plettenberg Bay for the 2019-2010 summer season kicked off last week. A large group of keen friends celebrating a milestone birthday made the most of the spring conditions to parti... read more



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50 Days to Christmas 2019! (4/11/2019)
Customers are reminded that there are only 50 days to Christmas from the 5th of November 2019. The World Rugby Cup has distracted many from their own plans this summer so this is a reminder to buyers to get their orders for PaddleYak Kayaks in soone... read more



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On Top of Rugby World 2019! (4/11/2019)
Cheers all round to the Boks for their gutsy performance at the World Rugby Cup 2019 in Japan. Their victory over worthy England in the grand final has cemented the nation and one hopes it is inspired to take the next step towards wholesomeness and f... read more



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PaddleYak Kayaks for Summer of 2019 (12/10/2019)
Summer is almost upon us and those who have not been paddling throughout the year will be hauling out their kayaks soon. For those not yet in the know: PaddleYak Kayaks is an original South African brand which has been in production for over twenty ... read more



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Pedalo Paddle Boats (12/10/2019)
Pedalo Pedal Boats were the rage fifty years ago and could be found worldwide at amusement parks and hotels with placid and protected waters. The original fibreglass models were eventually copied in the East and many plastic versions showing a variet... read more



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Three Months to Christmas - Order Now (24/9/2019)
With only three months to go to Christmas customers are advised to place their orders for PaddleYak Kayaks now. Avoid the year-end rush and the risk of not getting a craft in time. PaddleYak SA has warned that supply lines are stressed during the hol... read more



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SA Waveski Champs 2019 - Now and Then. (24/9/2019)
The SA Waveski Champs were held at Jongensfontein, South Africa, over the weekend of the 20th September 2019 and the results are listed below. The first-ever Waveski Champs were held in 1976 in conjunction with the Gunston 500 Surf Contest at Nahoon ... read more



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Global Warming and Adventure Tourism? (20/9/2019)
Today is Global Warming Strike Day and millions are striking to inspire the world and its citizens to take responsibility for global warming through the choices they make every day [see https://www.theguardian.com/environment/live/2019/sep/20/climate... read more



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PaddleYak Kayak Range for Summer 2019 (13/9/2019)
PY SINGLES [PY = PaddleYak]. Request prices or see website.
S1. PY Darter Tripper Sit-on [3,6m,19kgs].Compact/Portable. No rudder.
S2. PY Darter Tourer Sit-on [3,6m, 19kgs]. Compact with rudder.
S4. PY Solo Sit-on [4,5 m, 25kgs]. All-ro... read more



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PaddleYak Price Adjustments (13/9/2019)
SA PaddleYak has made overdue adjustments to prices of a number of its craft and accessories. The prices are immediately effective and replace all previous prices. PaddleYak Kayaks has been in production for over twenty years now and is a leading i... read more



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SA Surfski paddlers take six medals at Worlds (12/9/2019)
SA Men took all the Men’s honours at the ICF World Surfski Championships just held at the beautiful Saint de Quiberon in France. The full results were:-

RESULTS
MEN
1. RICE Sean (RSA) 1.34.15
2. RICE Kenneth (RSA) +38
3. HILL Cory... read more



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World Canoe Sprint Championships 2019 (6/9/2019)
The ICF’s Kayak Sprint Championships have just been held in Segev, Hungary. Most paddlers were participating to make their National Olympic Teams for the forthcoming 2020 Olympics in Japan. With the exception of two SA Women paddlers [incl Bridgett H... read more



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Beware the summer rush. Order your PaddleYaks now. (14/8/2019)
Whilst South Africans are still in a state of winter hibernation, local factories and retail outlets are feverishly preparing for the end of year rush. The election and Cyril Ramaphosa’s presidency [as well as the Boks beating the All Blacks, Wallabi... read more



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ZAR plunges. Import kayaks from SA now (14/8/2019)
The South African Rand [ZAR] has dropped its value to R15 to US$1. Before independence in 1994, the ZAR weighed in at a hefty ZAR1 to US$2 ! It was linked to the gold standard then but has been declining in value to the current weak rate since. The g... read more



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Forest Activists target Brazil Embassy (14/8/2019)
Amidst various world events, including a nuclear explosion in Russia, pro-democratic demonstrations in Hong Kong, an Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the tragic violence, corruption, theft and maladministration in the fledgling Republic of South Africa... read more



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Paddle and Kayak the Garden Route’s Best (12/8/2019)
Real Cape Adventures cc has been running sea kayak tours in Cape Town and the Garden Route since 1995. Its latest One Day and Two Day/One Night Kayak Tours in the Garden Route reflects its experience and dedication to providing visitors with the best... read more



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World's ultimate feat achieved by a woman paddler. (8/8/2019)
To celebrate Women’s Day it’s only fit to salute Freya Hoffmeister, a woman, and a mother, who has achieved the ultimate feat, the entirely unthinkable in anybody’s terms, by paddling around all of South America, a distance of 37000 kilometres [23000... read more



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PaddleYak Kayaks in PE, EL, Durban and Cape Town. (3/8/2019)
PaddleYak Kayaks SA has been providing South Africans and many paddlers round the world with hand-laminated kayaks specially built for demanding use for over two decades. Riaan Manser chose PaddleYak Kayaks for his epic cicumnavigation of Madagascar ... read more



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