Types of Kayaks

A kayak is a flat, narrow boat usually propelled either by a single-bladed or double-bladed paddler. The word kayak actually originates in the Greenlandic language qajaq [qv] : “hest”, a past tense form of “k” for “bay”. The original single-bladed kayak had a single cockpit and deck, while the double-sided cockpit kayaks increased the flexibility … Read moreTypes of Kayaks

Sea Kayaking & Single-Hull Kayaks – What’s the Difference?

A kayak is a very simple, small, flat watercraft that is usually propelled primarily by a single, double-sided paddle. The word “kayak” originates from the Greenlandic language ipa (IPA: iphthong). It was called “kerdi” in the native language of the Inuit and Eskimo. Today the word kayak, according to Webster’s Un dictionary, means “a flat-bottom … Read moreSea Kayaking & Single-Hull Kayaks – What’s the Difference?

A Guide To Becoming A Personal Trainer

A personal trainer can be defined as an individual with a qualification which shows that they have attained a recognised level of competence for designing and delivering effective and safe exercise programmes for people of obvious health and fitness levels or those with access to medical consent to exercise. The personal trainer certificate, which is … Read moreA Guide To Becoming A Personal Trainer