Hatch Covers 101

Hatch Covers 101

Valley Canoe Products (VCP) hatch covers fit Valley Sea Kayaks, Northshore Sea Kayaks, and many other brands. VCP hatch covers are the driest in the industry but: You need the right hatch cover for your rim (not all rims are the same even if they look similar) The...
Review of the Nelo 510 (plastic) Surfski

Review of the Nelo 510 (plastic) Surfski

Surfskis may be the fastest paddlecraft on the water, but not all surfskis are elite racing models. The Nelo 510 is intended to be an introductory ski. Made of two layer polyethylene plastic by ROTOMOD in France, the Nelo 510 retails for just $1595 in the US and is...
Performance Paddlesports Philosophy

Performance Paddlesports Philosophy

I have created Performance PaddleSports because I want to make some unique products available to the paddlesports community that perform in the most demanding conditions, but have been hard to access here on the west coast of the USA. PPS is not (and may never be) a...