Water Sports

Water Sports

Plan Your Next Water Sports Adventure

Looking for a fun way to stay active during the summer? Here at Active Weekender we think that water sports offer the best activities when it comes to keeping cool while staying active.

From low key fun like snorkeling to adrenaline-packed wakeboarding sessions, we’ve got something for everyone. 

Check out our guides and resources below to get tips on water-based fun that will get your heart pumping. From beginners to more advanced skill levels, we’ve got you covered.

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What’s The Difference Between Canoes And Kayaks?

Are canoes and kayaks the same? This is a question that many people have asked at one point or another, but actually, they are not, even though the two are often confused and even used interchangeably. Despite how people use the two terms, canoes and kayaks are really quite different from one another. Each has

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How to Paddle a Kayak Without Getting Wet

In a perfect world, most of us would like to be able to paddle our kayaks without getting drenched in the process. Is this always possible, though? Not exactly. However, there are some steps you can take to ensure you stay mostly dry during your kayaking outings. To help you do this, below we have

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Start Paddling With A Good Kayak for Beginners

Kayaks come in all shapes and forms, and there are plenty of models designed with the beginner in mind. With recreational kayaks to fishing vessels out there, knowing just where you’re heading with your kayaking future can help take out some of the confusion. Are you looking at just taking your kayak out for a

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sup yoga at sunset

Getting Fit On The Water: SUP Yoga Health Benefits

Love the water? Love keeping healthy? What a better way than combining both. SUP Yoga is hugely beneficial for your health. Why? It workouts all areas of the body and also helps bring a sense of calmness to your life which we all know is the real secret to a long, happy life! Don’t just

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Ultimate Insider Guide to Surfing In Europe

Surfing in Europe is very different to surfing anywhere else in the world. There are hundreds of surf spots along the Atlantic Coast and most of them are beach breaks. The different countries and cultures that you come across make surfing in Europe so unique. In Europe, a ten minute drive across the border means

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How To Lift Your Kayak Without Injuring Your Back

If you’re new to kayaking, or even if you’re not, there is a decent chance that you’re risking back injury each time you lift that kayak out of the water and off your vehicle. I know what you’re thinking, lifting one of these is a pretty simple and straightforward process. And yeah, that’s true if

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