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Jackson Kayak is proud to continue our legacy of making the best playboats in the world with the Rockstar V!  The Rockstar V started with a goal to make the best boat for every wave and hole on the planet.  We combined the best qualities of all our older playboats into a sweet, new shape that's a game-changer in this category.  The Rockstar V makes it easier to have more fun in all kinds of play environments: waves, holes, flatwater, and downriver are all easier and giggle-inducing.  Whether you're just learning to get vertical in the flatwater or hoping the...

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This summer I have spent weeks paddling at Holme Pierrepont Nottingham training for the British Championships and for Team GB selections. My time training on inlet gate and twin since the start of the summer improved massively, on inlet it went from learning how to get air on my loops to throwing clean loops with huge air, splitwheels, cartwheels, back loops, mcnastys and space Godzilla’s with huge air. This was to train for the British championships at the end of the month. Whilst on twin, which is where the 2022 freestyle world championships and also where team trials will be...

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submitted by James Ward Over the past few weeks I’ve managed to paddle at Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham. This is where the 2022 Freestyle World championships will be taking place. The feature that it’s taking place has been made ready for the competition and I’ve had some time training ready for Team Great Britain selections in October. The hole it’s quite tricky as it’s hard to control the boat with the boiley foam pile. The feature is on a turn which makes it tight at one end and then wavey at the other. On my time training in this feature I’ve...

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Submitted by Mike Shaw Being on lockdown since January has meant we havn’t been able to travel to paddle. But with the UK starting to release restrictions we got out on the water over the Easter break where I ran a weeks coaching during the school holidays for kids and their parents. We hit up three different locations in the week. Hurley, Chertsey and Nottingham. We worked on river running moves at Hurley, threw in some rock spins for good measure. Cartwheels and Flat Water Freestyle at Chertsey before heading to Nottingham for plenty of hole boating in inlet gate...

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A few weeks back, when the sun was still out I headed to Cardiff White Water Centre to do some coaching and introduce some friends to the centre. I also took with me my Jackson Kayak Rockstar 4.0. READ MORE

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