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Go Boks!(16/9/2018)
Kayak Camino of the Bitou, Plettenberg Bay(16/9/2018)
Heat wave brings out the kayaks! (16/9/2018)
SA dominates World Canoe Marathon Champs(16/9/2018)
Weak ZAR aids SA Kayak sales(5/9/2018)
Sperm Whale washes up in Sedgefield.(5/9/2018)
Cape Kayak Camino [Plettenberg Bay] - Details.(18/8/2018)
Holiday Home and Apartment in Hout Bay, Cape Town.(11/8/2018)
Order your PaddleYak Kayaks now.(6/8/2018)
Berg River Glory(6/8/2018)
Moving on from plastics to proper kayaks?(3/7/2018)
Wibberley and Haan duo take on Lake Malawi(3/7/2018)
Comrades Athletes take on ASA(3/7/2018)
New Cape Kayak Camino Tour kicks off(24/6/2018)
Robyn Loots [nee Lowe] remembered.(13/6/2018)
PaddleYak bulk sales and servicing of craft.(11/6/2018)
Autumn is for Kayaking(11/6/2018)
Cape Kayak Camino in Plettenberg Bay kicks off.(26/5/2018)
PaddleYak Kayaks arrive in Spain.(26/5/2018)
Cape Kayak Camino chooses PaddleYak Kayaks.(2/5/2018)
PaddleYaks for Malawi(2/5/2018)
Why fibreglass kayaks are sought-after.(2/5/2018)
Kayak News - Who we are.(2/5/2018)
PaddleYak Kayaks Increase in Price.(16/4/2018)
Kayak Plettenberg Bay - Overnight Adventure(16/4/2018)
Kayak Adventure into Keurbooms Gorge, Garden Route(16/4/2018)
Kayak Camino - Overnight Tour in the Garden Route!(16/4/2018)
PaddleYak Kayaks bound for Spain(16/4/2018)
Easter is for SEA KAYAKING!(31/3/2018)
Go Boks! (16/9/2018)
In a heartfelt match on Saturday the 14 th of September 2018, the Boks finally overcame their arch-rivals, the mighty All Blacks, on their home ground in Wellington, New Zealand. It took a team effort for a full 80 minutes, as well as individual bril... read more



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Kayak Camino of the Bitou, Plettenberg Bay (16/9/2018)
Find a scintillating report on Rose's Blog of Real Cape Adventures' latest Cape Kayak Camino Tour in Plettenberg Bay here-
https://gotravelbug.co.za/2018/08/28/the-plett-camino/
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Heat wave brings out the kayaks! (16/9/2018)
Temperatures of 30 to 40 degrees Celsius are forecast for Southern Africa mid-September, only a week after it was caught in a snap cold seeing many mountain tops covered in snow. Kayaks are being brought out of wraps and once again paddlers can enjo... read more



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SA dominates World Canoe Marathon Champs (16/9/2018)
With over 600 top canoeists from around the world participating in the World Canoe Marathon Champs in Portugal in Sept 2018, South Africa achieved an unbelievable first place in both the Men's Single Marathon as well as in the Doubles Event, the most... read more



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Weak ZAR aids SA Kayak sales (5/9/2018)
With the ZAR under pressure and the country technically in a recession, overseas buyers have a golden opportunity to acquire sought-after, hand-laminated, fibreglass PaddleYak Kayaks directly from source in South Africa. In production for over twenty... read more



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Sperm Whale washes up in Sedgefield. (5/9/2018)
Locals were astounded this weekend to find a rare Sperm Whale washed up on the beach. Unlike most other whales the Sperm Whale sports mean teeth [favoured by whalers of yore for scrimshaw work] to match a more aggressive nature than the Southern Rig... read more



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Cape Kayak Camino [Plettenberg Bay] - Details. (18/8/2018)
REAL CAPE ADVENTURES' forthcoming Cape Kayak Camino tour season in Plettenberg Bay in the Garden Route, South Africa, is drawing attention, the latest being a promotion of it on the influential RSG Radio Station. Booking for the forthcoming tour seas... read more



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Holiday Home and Apartment in Hout Bay, Cape Town. (11/8/2018)
Private holiday home and two holiday apartments adjoining Oakhurst to rent in Hout Bay, Cape Town. Rent the whole property for the holidays, or one or two of the self-catering apartments. The main unit offers three bedrooms and open-plan living area ... read more



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Order your PaddleYak Kayaks now. (6/8/2018)
If you are ordering new PaddleYak Kayaks for the summer of 2018, it's important to get your orders in now. Spring Day is less than four weeks away and then it's but a downhill charge to summer and glorious days of sun, beach and sea kayaking. PaddleY... read more



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Berg River Glory (6/8/2018)
Graeme Solomon made it two wins in the classic Berg River Marathon in July 2018, having won the race previously in 2001. At 45 he is the oldest paddler to ever win the race, proving that it's a lifetime sports, that experience matters and that like g... read more



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Moving on from plastics to proper kayaks? (3/7/2018)
With the proliferation of plastic craft of every description, weighed against the concomitant concern for plastic pollution, the question arises how many consumers of plastic goods are aware that they are contributing to the demise of nature and the ... read more



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Wibberley and Haan duo take on Lake Malawi (3/7/2018)
Brent Wibberley and Nic Haan set off on 1 July 2018 on their intended crossing of Lake Malawi. Both being veterans of similar challenges are aware of the demands which lie ahead, including sudden and violent storms, dangerous electric storms, short r... read more



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Comrades Athletes take on ASA (3/7/2018)
Declining to participate in a nationwide SAFM discussion on the latest debacle in sports administration in SA [refer to the absurd call up of Comrades athletes to the World Championships with no pre-warning or offer of support and funding whatsoever]... read more



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New Cape Kayak Camino Tour kicks off (24/6/2018)
Real Cape Adventure's new Cape Kayak Camino Tour kicked off last week in Plettenberg Bay, in South Africa's Garden Route. The Two Day/One Night overnight kayak tour has been planned to fit into the schedules of visitors to South Africa who wish to ha... read more



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Robyn Loots [nee Lowe] remembered. (13/6/2018)
Exactly thirty years ago [on 28 May 1988], Robyn and Johan Loots were training for the Berg River Marathon on a fine autumn afternoon when disaster struck near Olyfboom, Wellington, and Robyn, sadly, was lost. She was the leading WP Lady K1 paddler ... read more



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PaddleYak bulk sales and servicing of craft. (11/6/2018)
PaddleYak customers are to note that those wishing to have their craft serviced, altered, repaired, etc., must book them in now, during winter. No servicing will be accepted during the peak sales season from November to the end of February. Bulk orde... read more



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Autumn is for Kayaking (11/6/2018)
Experienced kayakers know that autumn is often a time of mild weather and calm seas. In Southern Africa this has been the case so far in 2018, with the surrounding two oceans being calm, warm and inviting. Of course, the days are shorter and the chil... read more



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Cape Kayak Camino in Plettenberg Bay kicks off. (26/5/2018)
REAL CAPE ADVENTURES cc, South Africa's pioneering sea kayak company,is launching its new Two Day/One Night Kayak Tour in Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route, South Africa, in May 2018. The tour is pitched at all, but especially at visitors from afar who h... read more



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PaddleYak Kayaks arrive in Spain. (26/5/2018)
PaddleYak Kayaks arrived in Spain last week [May 2018]. They will be used by CaminoenKayak on their official Kayak Camino Tour from O Grove to Santiago, offering pilgrims and paddlers alike the opportunity of doing the famed Camino by kayak, or to do... read more



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Cape Kayak Camino chooses PaddleYak Kayaks. (2/5/2018)
Real Cape Adventures cc will be using PaddleYak Kayaks exclusively for its new Cape Kayak Camino Adventure Tour in Plettenberg Bay, in South Africa’s Garden Route. PaddleYak Kayaks are used in many commercial kayak ventures and are found round the wo... read more



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PaddleYaks for Malawi (2/5/2018)
Following upon a shipment of PaddleYak Kayaks to Spain, PaddleYak Sea Kayak Productions cc is currently completing a shipment of craft for use in Malawi. The superiority of fibreglass craft, very much evident in the African Tropics, make PaddleYak Ka... read more



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Why fibreglass kayaks are sought-after. (2/5/2018)
The world is currently being swamped by plastic products, including plastic paddling craft. At the rate these craft are being produced there may soon may be more plastic craft than persons wishing to paddle! Some plastic craft resemble sea kayaks, bu... read more



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Kayak News - Who we are. (2/5/2018)
The Kayak News is supplied as a free, courtesy service to the paddling community and is sponsored by PaddleYak Sea Kayak Productions CC and Real Cape Adventures CC. PaddleYak Sea Kayaks are manufactured in the Garden Route, Knysna, South Africa, and ... read more



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PaddleYak Kayaks Increase in Price. (16/4/2018)
PaddleYak Kayaks' prices have been adjusted marginally to partially cover increasing costs as well as to reflect the new Vat of 15%. PaddleYak craft still offer outstanding value, not only to overseas buyers, but also to local paddling enthusiasts. ... read more



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Kayak Plettenberg Bay - Overnight Adventure (16/4/2018)
Join REAL CAPE ADVENTURE'S Paddle Plett on its latest Overnight Kayak Camino. Paddle on the Plett Estuary and through the majestic Keurbooms Gorge, overnighting en route. Enjoy a traditional dinner braai under the stars and take in the interplay betw... read more



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Kayak Adventure into Keurbooms Gorge, Garden Route (16/4/2018)
REAL CAPE ADVENTURES's Paddle Plett has just launched its latest kayaking adventure in South Africa and the Garden Route; the Two Day/One Night Overnight Kayak Camino. Launch from serene Poorjies Beach and paddle along the Plett Estuary at the conflu... read more



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Kayak Camino - Overnight Tour in the Garden Route! (16/4/2018)
Real Cape Adventure's Paddle Plett is running the first of its Two Day/One Night Overnight Tours from the end of April 2018. The long-awaited OVERNIGHT tour from Real Cape Adventures CC is here and it is an instant institution in the Garden Route and... read more



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PaddleYak Kayaks bound for Spain (16/4/2018)
PaddleYak SA shipped a container with PaddleYak Kayaks to Spain last week. The craft will be used for the very successful Caminoenkayak tour running from O Grove to Padron along the Ria Arousa, an inlet which takes you along a historical route to San... read more



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Easter is for SEA KAYAKING! (31/3/2018)
With balmy weather predicted throughout the country over Easter, paddlers can take to the sea, lagoons and estuaries around the South African Coast. Avail yourself of this late summer opportunity to paddle away from your cares. Beware the spring high... read more



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