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Sit-on top Kayak. A Beginner’s Manual.

Written by Derek Hairon, Director of Jersey Kayak Adventures and British Canoe Union level 5 coach. £9.99 with detailed colour photos.

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Preview selected pages of  Sit-on-top Kayak:

Articles about sea kayaking and canoeing in Jersey and Channel Islands

Sea kayaking in Alderney- Derek Hairon writes about a sea kayak trip to Alderney -the most northern Channel Island- which is famous for it fast tide races. Published in Ocean Paddler.

Kayaking Around Jersey- by Tamara Nance. A personal account of her circumnavigation of Jersey by sea kayak. An example of how you can have an outdoor adventure sea kayaking in Jersey.

Hidden Island – Canoe Focus. Sea kayaking the caves of Jersey.

Les Ecrehous- by Hazel Irvine. An offshore adventure to les Ecrehous.

The Colours of SpringBy Clive Tully. An adventure holiday in Jersey.

La Maitresse Sauvage. Les Minquiers- by Jane James, in the award winning Club Hotel and Spa’s in house magazine. An adventure tour to the most southerly island in the British Isles and home to the most southerly toilet!

Kayaking, surfing and coasteering. Watersports in Jersey-by Ed Leigh. Pure Jersey Magazine.

Exploring the Channel Islands of Guernsey, Harm, Sark and Alderney by sea kayak by Mark Rainsley.

Jersey’s hidden charms-Daily Telegraph magazine. Off Jersey’s north-east coast lies a series of smugglers’ islands, most of which are submerged at high tide. Tim Burrows writes about our boat and kayak tours to les Ecrehous.

Press Coverage

Landing at les Ecrehous. Jersey is on the horizon.

Read what others have been saying about Jersey Kayak Adventures:

Sea Kayak Centre Wins Environment Award. Our Jersey Enterprise Environment Award gets a mention in Canoe Focus, the magazine sent out to members of the BCU.

“Derek Hairon’s  Bucket list”. Our Director and BCU level 5 coach lists his top things to do before he gets ancient in the Jersey Evening Post.

Free kayak safety classes initiative in Jersey. Jersey Evening Post.

Lonely Planet Magazine. 11 best things to do for an active weekend in the UK.

The Green Traveller. Green Travel list 2010.

Jersey Watersports Heaven- Maggie King. Small World Magazine. Adventure activities with children in Jersey.

So Wild ist Jersey- In German by Oliver Abraham. Die Welt newspaper.

What Lies Beneath. (Daily Telegraph).

Near and Far (Daily Telegraph).

Mother Nature- Gabriella le Breton explores the outdoor activities in Jersey.

BBC Coast series 3 featured Neil Oliver kayaking to Les Ecrehous with Derek Hairon of Jersey Kayak Adventures.

Discover Jersey’s Adventurous Side- Matt Hill BMI baby flight magazine.

The Guardian Green Travel List 2010.

Jersey Enterprise newsletter. We are on page 2.

Wanderlust Magazine. An offshore weekend in Jersey. Walk out, kayak off – a night marooned on Seymour Tower is a great way to enjoy Jersey’s majestic tidal coast.

Green Tourism Business scheme Silver award.

Fresh Air Fix Have a go at kayaking by Juliette Dyke. Getting started sea kayaking. Some basic tips.

Jersey Kayak Adventures awarded Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) quality standard.

The magnetism of ‘Green Jersey’. Phillipa Jacks writes about Ecofriendly and Green Tourism in Jersey. A kayak tour with Jersey Kayak Adventures is featured. Her blog contains lots of Eco friendly advice and guides.

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