Nordic Kayaks Nitro

Thoughts about Nordic Kayaks Nitro

Published on June 26th, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

Paul Rosenquist is one of the best surfski paddlers in Sweden. He started to paddle the new surfski models from Nordic Kayaks this year. Read his thoughts about the NK Nitro and NK Nitro+. I’ve known ... Read More

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Visitor from New Zealand

Published on June 24th, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

A couple of weeks ago I was contacted by Chet Burt from Welly Paddlers and Think Kayaks in New Zealand. He was planning his travelling overseas and of course he had the good judgment to plan ... Read More



European Surfski Races Summer 2014

Published on June 23rd, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

Are you interested to participate in a surfski race in Europe this summer and fall? Here is a list with some of the European Surfski Races. All are open for international paddlers. Do not forget to ... Read More

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Long slow distance in flat condtions

Published on June 22nd, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

The length of the first surfski races in the Swedish Cup are between 15-19 km and my long distance training sessions have been about 90 min.  But I’m planning to participate in a 55 km flat ... Read More

South Africa

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Dramatic SA titles for Mocké & Russell

Published on June 21st, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

Durban – The conditions may have been tame for much of the 26km opening day of the FNB Mazars Durban Downwind surfski race but the racing was action-packed and laden with drama as Jasper Mocké and ... Read More


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Paddle for the planet 2014

Published on May 30th, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

On Sunday 1st of June it is time for Paddle For The Planet 2014. A lot of surfski paddlers are joining the movement and it is supported by the ICF! Will you join? The vision is ... Read More


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Preliminary results from Molokai

Published on May 19th, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

Hank McGregor won the Molokai! I have seen different results on Facebook. Here is a copy paste of the top 25 from the live results coverage of the race. Place Time Bib Name Name2 Residence 1 ... Read More


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The Celtic Crossing is coming up today

Published on May 18th, 2014 | by Glenn Eldridge

Who cares about Hawaii!! Molokai is home to the world surf ski championships and rightly so – it is one of the most testing events on the International Ocean Ski calendar. But can it lay claim ... Read More



Molokai Surfski Challenge is coming up

Published on May 18th, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

The 38th Molokai Surfski Challenge is held today. The 52 km (32 miles) race starts in Kaluakoi, Molokai and finish in Hawaii Kai Marina. The starting field is very competitive this year. Clint Robinson (AUS) is ... Read More


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Rob is a shark magnet

Published on May 16th, 2014 | by Peter Svensson

For us in Scandinavia is shark encounters very exotic. Rob from Durban Surfski has only been paddling long distance skis since 2010, but in that short time he has racked up 9 significant shark “events”. Only ... Read More

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