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Safety Tow Lines

kayak paddles leashes

Safety tow lines for kayak towing

Sea Kayak Deck Bags

Deck Bags for Storage on Deck

Additional deck storage


VHF Radios and PLBs for sea kayaking

Safety communications

Roof Rack Bars

Roof Racks and Kayak Bars

Roof Rack Carriers

Sea Kayaking Accessories


Feelfree Paddle Leash

Feelfree Paddle Leash

Keep your paddle safe and secure by using a paddle leash. When paddling white water or rough seas you can easily end up letting go of your paddle!



North Water Coiled Paddle Leash

North Water Coiled Paddle Leash

The Northwater coiled paddle leash is a neat and compact way to secure your paddle to your kayak. Whether you're taking a selfie, munching a snack or reeling in the big one, your paddle leash will keep your paddle faithfully by your side.

  • The strong 1-1/2" Velcro overlay strap wraps tight on the shaft keeping the leash positioned.
  • Coiled lanyard maximizes movement and keeps it out of the water.
  • Stainless Steel swivels at each end reduces twisting
  • Top Quality urethane coil extends from 18" to 66"
  • Large Thumb Hook opens easily with cold or gloved hands.



North Water Paddle Scabbards

North Water Paddle Scabbards

Store a spare paddle on the foredeck of your kayak with the North Water Paddle Scabbards. Featuring a streamlined design the North Water Paddle Scabbards allow wind and waves to cleanly pass by keeping the spray off your face. With the updated model you can easily access your bow storage hatch by separating one side from the other while remaining secured to your kayak deck lines.

  • Streamlined Design lets wind and waves to flow by cleanly keeping spray off your face.
  • Attached firmly to the deck lines for low profile and security in Surf.
  • Extra-long to accommodate any size paddle, boat length and paddler
  • Just the right amount of compression to hold the paddle while you adjust the deck lines over the blades.
  • Semi rigid HDPE liners keep scabbards open for quick and easy stowage
  • Reflective Trim adds visibility to your boat in low light conditions
  • Length: 20", Opening: 3"W x 1.5"H, Weight: 265 g


North Water Paddle Britches

North Water Paddle Britches

Store your spare sea kayak paddle on the foredeck within a safe and easy reach. The Northwater PaddleBritches are easily removable and their low profile keeps deck wash out of your face.

  • The tapering minimizes deck wash disruption and spray in your face.
  • Tapered polyethylene sleeve stiffener allows your paddle to effortlessly slide in every time.
  • Attach and move from boat to boat quickly and easily without untying deck lines.



Paddle Floats

A paddle float is used when self rescuing following a capsize.

Inflatable kayak paddle float from Beluga

Beluga Inflatable Paddle Float

The Beluga Inflatable Paddle Float has been designed with two separate chambers to provide extra reliability and safety to the float is one side was to fail.


The 200-denier abrasion resistant material creates a more durable float for all year use. Designed with a quick release leash you are able to easily and simply secure the paddle shaft when in use but quickly discard of the float if you need to get out of a tricky situation.


50 cm x 23 cm x 23 cm



Beluga Standard Microcell Paddle Float

Beluga Paddle Float

The Beluga Standard Paddle Float is constructed of 2 slabs of Microcell Foam at 1 ¼ inches thick. This provides an excellent, simple to use and buoyant platform which your paddle blades can slip into securely. The Securing leash ensures a firm and solid hold on your paddle shaft allowing you to easily slip back into your craft.


Vibrantly designed with a 200-denier nylon cover, with P.V.C. mesh on both sides not only ensure quick draining but also makes you visible on the water and can be connected to your paddle allowing you to signal for help if you find yourself in a distressing situation.


Beluga Deluxe Microcell Paddle Float

Beluga Deluxe Microcell Paddle Float

The Deluxe Microcell Foam Paddle Float is an essential bit of kit that all paddlers should take on the water with them. The Deluxe Microcell Paddle Float can be stored nicely onto the deck when not in use, this way it’s always ready to use right when you need it most. Simply place your paddle in the pocket and attach the support strap around your paddle clipping back to the buckle. You can then use the deluxe microcell foam paddle float as a stable float to aid getting you back into you kayak.


Dimensions: 17,5" x 9" x 4" (44 cm x 23 cm x 10 cm)



FourPlay Paddle Float from Northwater

Northwater Four Play Paddle Float

This multi-use paddle float is amazing in its simplicity. It combines several very useful products into one. We could have called it the Six or Seven Play but it was not as much fun. Bring items that you might otherwise have to leave behind.  May be used as a Paddle Float, Beaching Pad, Sleeping Pad, Camp Chair, Loading Pad, and anything else you might think of to pad.

  • This very efficient paddle float can be deployed from either end.
  • Makes your paddling Adventures Safer and a lot More Comfortable.
  • Protect your kayak with this beaching pad
  • Protect your car and kayak with this loading pad.
  • Use as a comfortable Seat with Back
  • Use as a Sleeping Pad
  • It is also works great as a kneeling pad when cooking and performing religious rituals.
  • Reflective Webbing for greater visibility in low light conditions



Sea Kayak Navigation

Silva 58 sea kayak compass

Silva 58 Kayak Compass

The Silva 58 Kayak Compass is a very stabile compass for all types of vehicles and kayaks. The 58 Kayak is a rugged compass for flush mount. The flat bottom plate makes no need for making big holes. The 58 Kayak can either be mounted with screws or the shock cord kit.



Silva 70p sea kayak compass

Silva 70P Compass

The Silva 70P is a high quality deck mounted compass that has been the compass of choice for sea kayakers for many years. Designed to fit into the purpose made compass recess in most sea kayaks including the, Perception Essence, Northshore Atlantic, Valley Etain and most modern composite kayaks.

  • Injection molded plastic
  • Weight: 23 g
  • Patented 3-chamber design
  • Pealess‚ faultless performance
  • Penetrating 115 decibels
  • Lanyard for attachment


Southampton tide times book

Southampton Tide Times

2017/2018 Tide times booklet for the Southampton area.


Southampton Water - Imray Chart

Imray 2000 Series Marine Charts

A2 Format single sheet charts which are an ideal size for kayaking. These charts come pre-folded to A4 in a Plastic Wallet and are printed on Pretex Water-resistant paper. An essential item for any sea kayaker.


Fox 40 Whistle

Fox 40 Whistle

The Fox 40 whistle has a patented three-chamber design and no moving parts. This enables its sound to be heard well above man-made and environmental noise to attract attention in emergency situations.

  • Injection molded plastic
  • Weight: 23 g
  • Patented 3-chamber design
  • Pealess‚ faultless performance
  • Penetrating 115 decibels
  • Lanyard for attachment


Guardian Safety Light for sea kayaks

Guardian Safety Light

Canoe and kayak lights that although only small at approx 40mm x 30mm, the Guardian Expedition Nav Light is extremely bright, tough and lightweight. Simply unscrew the battery compartment and flip the battery to select constant beam or flashing light settings. Can be threaded onto straps for mounting onto canoe or kayak decks or simply clipped on to clothing.

  • Waterproof to 100m
  • Visible to 1 mile

  • Flashing strobe or constant beam functions
  • Can be threaded onto straps or clipped to clothing
  • Available in Red, White or Green colours.



Hand Held Bilge Pumps

A hand held bilge pump can be used to empty water out from a kayak.

Beluga Bilge Pump

Beluga Bilge Pump

Don't take a bath in your boat! A swamped craft is as dangerous as it is uncomfortable. The floating Beluga bilge pump can bail out your boat and bail you out of a bad situation in no time.

  • No hose necessary as the water will spray out over the side of your kayak or canoe.
  • The full length foam float ensures it won't sink if you drop it in the water.


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