A new Surfski School in Malta

It was the Dubai Shamaal 2011 and it was the post event party at the Dubai International Marina. It was here that I met Chris Camilleri, Malta’s pre-eminent sprint kayaker, who saw a video of surfski paddling and realised that he just HAD to do this sport. It looked like the perfect paddling craft for […]

How to catch a wave on a surfski

Paddling Lessons

How to catch a wave on a surfski. Step One – Identify the Impact Zone Step Two – Line up behind the breaking waves facing the shore at 90degrees Step Three – Select the Swell (don’t just paddle blindly) Step Four – Start Paddling, get boat speed Step Five – Ride the swell using rudder […]