Sea Kayaking Then and Now

Wednesday, 29 February 2012

I got the latest Adventure Kayak in the mail yesterday and it got me thinking of how the image of sea kayaking in the media has changed over the years. Below are the first six covers from way back in 2002.

Adventure Kayak Summer 2002

Summer 2002

Adventure Kayak Fall 2002

Fall 2002

Adventure Kayak Spring 2003

Spring 2003

Adventure Kayak Summer 2003

Early Summer 2003

 Adventure Kayak Summer 2003

Summer 2003

 Adventure Kayak Fall 2003

Fall 2003


These are the six most recent covers (including the latest above). Maybe it’s just me but I think that sea kayaking looks a lot more fun and personal now.

 Adventure Kayak Spring 2012

 Spring 2012

Adventure Kayak Summer/Fall 2011

Summer/Fall 2011

Adventure Kayak Summer 2011

Summer 2011

 Adventure Kayak Spring 2011

Spring 2011

 Adventure Kayak Summer/Fall 2010

Summer/Fall 2010

Adventure Kayak Summer 2010

Summer 2010

David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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