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Norway is a stunning sea kayaking location. Paddle up one of the worlds narrowest and steepest fjords, see the first seakayakers to surf the Bulken river wave and join a father and son playing games with their kayaks including jumping from the back deck to the front deck! Really!
10 minutes. 16 x 9 widescreen. Price: UK £1.99
The man-in-black known simply as ‘Dubside’ shares his vision of “commando kayaking” using only public transport, 2 feet and a folding kayak. The quirky American rolls his kayak using just a brick and a lit candle and performs acrobatic Greenland rope gymnastics. In the turbulent waters of Deception Pass, where most people try their hardest not to capsize, Dubside and his friend Warren Williamson try all manner of different rolls for fun. Finalist at the San Franciso Ocean Film Festival & the Fort William Mountain Film Festival.
12 minutes. 16 x 9 widescreen. Price: UK £1.99
ROCKHOPPING IN BAJA
Jen Kleck and friends explore the beautiful Pacific coastline of Baja, surfing ocean swells through gaps in the rocks, gliding through caves and getting up-close-and-personal with the worlds second largest blowhole. Finalist at the San Francisco Ocean Film Festival.
7 minutes. 16 x 9 widescreen. Price: UK£1.49
SOUTH ISLAND CIRCUMNAVIGATION
A multipe-award winning gritty, edge-of-your-seat portrayal of a couple’s battle against the elements while kayaking 2,400km around the South island of New Zealand. Justine and Barry struggle into 40knot headwinds, are thrown around in crashing surf and cope with illness and a helicopter evacuation in remote fiordland. Close encounters with albatrosses, dolphins & whales and the kindness of strangers keep them going for 67 days on one of the world’s toughest kayak journeys. Winner of 5 major awards including ‘best adventure film’ at Kendal Mountain Film Festival and the Montreal Festival of Travel & Adventure.
50 minutes. 16 x 9. Price: UK £3.99 WATCH PREVIEW
Paddle on the Dead Sea, the lowest ( and saltiest) place on earth, kayak besides 2000 year old Roman ruins, and explore a deep cave on the Lebanon border. Although Israel faces the Mediteranean sea, they can get some exciting surf conditions. Staring Hadas Feldman, Jeff Allen.
5 minutes. 16 x 9 Price: UK £0.99
The worlds largest freshwater lake is America’s third Ocean. With ‘the beautiful couple’, Damon & Sarah Smith, we squeeze through tiny arches and tunnels in the Apostle islands, and paddle under the impressive overhanging multi-coloured Pictured Rocks.
Highly commended at the Waterwalker Film Festival.
8 minutes. 16 x 9 widescreen. Price: UK £1.99
THE BASS STRAIT
Justine Curgenven island hops the 350km between Australia and Tasmania across this notoriously stormy sea. Crossings of up to 12 hours lead to charming and rarely-visited islands. A swollen wrist threatens to end the trip prematurely.
15 minutes. 16 x 9 widescreen Price: UK£2.99
QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS/ HAIDA GWAII
These beautiful, remote islands off the west coast of Canada boast amazing wildlife, wilderness camping, intimidating swells and Haida culture. Shawna Franklin, Leon Somme & Justine Curgenven paddle 500miles around the archipelago encountering humpback whales & 200 year old totem poles.
Finalist at the Reel Paddling Film Festival & the Waterwalker Film Festival.
40 minutes. 16 x 9 Price: UK£3.99
THE OTTAWA RIVER
World champion kayakers Ken Whiting and Brendan Mark take seakayaks down the grade4 high volume Ottawa River. Filmmaker Justine Curgenven has to survive the rapids to get in position to film the experts. She doesn’t always take the best line!
10 minutes. 16 x 9 Price: UK £1.99
Jim Sammons fishes for bass, halibut, sharks & rays in San Diego, but first he has to get out through the surf! Jim fishes in the rolling swells off La Jolla Cliffs and with friends in San Diego harbor. Jim Sammons is the presenter of “the Kayak Fishing Show”, on TV in the USA.
9 minutes. 16 x 9. UK£1.99