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February 02, 2015


ICF Surfski World Champion Sean Rice coming to Wollongong Feb 28th

Elite Paddle Gear is proud to have ICF Surfski World Champion Sean Rice visit Wollongong. Sean will be offering beginner and advanced workshops, as well as limited 1 on 1 coaching sessions. This is a great opportunity for paddlers looking to learn some skills and tips from one of the best ocean paddlers in the world. February 28th and March 1st. Wollongong Harbour. 

 

April 23, 2014


2014 Australian Canoe Marathon Championships

Winners are grinners, and a Gold medal can certainly put a smile on your face.
Maybe it is because deep down you know how much energy,effort and lack of
sleep went in behind the scenes. 

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April 22, 2014


MOCKE Paddling Gear and Apparel

We are excited to be working with Mocke Paddling Gear & Apparel.

Elite Paddle Gear will be stocking the full range of Mocke Products.

How the Mocke brand was started.

Dawid and Nikki Mocke are world champion paddlers from Fish Hoek, South Africa.  Their sporting careers started on the beach and in the surf as “Nipper” lifesavers, and progressed until representing South Africa in Surf Lifesaving.  During this time they also started flat-water marathon, river marathon and flat-water sprint paddling; as well as open ocean surfski racing. In all of these disciplines they have enjoyed, and still enjoy, success at the highest international level.

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November 27, 2013


New Product Vaikobi Performance Water Helmet CE 1385 Approved RRP $79.99

In Australia- Surf Life Saving has now made it compulsory for all Surf Boat crew to wear helmets, so this helmet is perfect for this activity.

Introducing the Vaikobi Performance Water Helmet- Designed for performance adventure paddling, surfboat rowing (new SLSA Rules) and high performance sailing/ kiteboarding.
Available in Hi-Vis Fluro Yellow so that you can be spotted in and on the water, this helmet features multiple air vents for increased breathability.This is an innovative new product developed by the Vaikobi team to provide a lightweight, comfortable and breathable helmet for Water sports. This product not only looks cool, but also helps the user be more visible when in the water. This helmet meets the ICF standard of CE 1385, so is perfect for all canoe sports/ multisport events.

 

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October 01, 2013


Welcome to the Elite Paddle Gear website

Finally our website goes live tonight!! We welcome new and existing Elite Paddle Gear customers, and hope to help you "Get out there" and enjoy your time on the water. Keep an eye on the website for race reports, product reviews and special promotions in the coming months as we get all the products loaded up. We are available most days for anyone wanting to try any of our ocean skis or paddles, and we are happy to travel most areas from Southern Sydney down to the South Coast. Head to the contact us page to book a test paddle, but be careful, you may become addicted to the freedom of being on the water.