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ROBfin packrafts - revolution in packrafting

ROBfin packrafts - new way of packrafting - CZECH Made.

KAYAKER Limited is now New Zealand agent for ROBfin packrafts!

Stable and selfbailing packraft with performance of a hardshell boat. Fast and manouvreable, good for beginners, and great for experienced boaters.
ROBfin introduces a unique concept of packrafting. These High Pressure Packrafts are made of heavy duty material and make packrafting real fun!

Low profile makes easier windy and open water paddling.
Expert kayakers will enjoy the packraft rigid hull and responsive behaviour.
Novice white water boaters will apreciate the forginving qualities.

ROBfin packrafts are very lightweight, easy to pack, versatile boats with many features - suitable for white water or touring.

Link to ROBfin packraft M-Sporty product page here



Introducing NEW Hiko GUARDIAN 3D buoyancy aid

Introducing Hiko GUARDIAN 3D - our latest whitewater PFD

Developed in cooperation with the Hiko TEAM whitewater paddlers, the new Hiko GUARDIAN 3D is designed to provide maximum safety on the most challenging river runs. It has an internal webbing construction sewn to the outer material giving maximum strength and safety during rescues. Large front pocket with a divider has elastic loops to keep all your carabiners and prussicks safely in place. Safety harness with a quick release buckle is held in place by a set of webbing loops. 
This PFD has side entry and full body foam wrap for added protection.

New GUARDIAN 3D is available in three attractive coulour combinations: Waikiki (black with blue & orange details), Inferno (red with orange details) and Stealth (black). 

- Designed for kayaking, rafting, canoeing and swiftwater rescue in extreme whitewater.
- Thanks to its unique 3D construction it’s great for freestyle use as well.
- Precisely designed 3D construction has unparalleled respect for the human anatomy.
- Unique telescopic side lock system prevents both front and back panels from sliding upwards so that flotation stays in place when exposed to turbulent whitewater. Additionally, the side foam protects the rib cage from possible impact.
- Padded shoulder straps feature an adjustable system to accommodate for the height of a paddlers torso and preferred position of the vest (high for kayaking / low for rafting). When fully tightened, the shoulders maintain a range of flexibility that is limited in full extension for safety.
- An integrated safety strap system is structured both vertically and horizontally throughout the PFD.
- A large front pocket with zipper entry has separate compartments for easy access and features an inner zipper pocket on the lid to keep the contents tidy. The lash tab knife holder houses the knife tip into an integrated cover (In order to prevent the knife from catching when entering a raft from water).
- Neoprene pocket located on the shoulder accommodates an integrated safety whistle.

Link to GUARDIAN 3D product page here



Product of the year award for Gumotex THAYA

Product of the year award for Gumotex THAYA

Gumotex a.s. introduced a new inflatable kayak at the annual Paddle Expo in Nuernberg, Germany 5 - 7 October 2018.  At this European largest paddlesports trade fair, the THAYA was awarded The Paddlesports Product of the Year in Inflatable Boats category. It impressed the jury with its new technology that delivers perfect stability, improves driving characteristics and is environmentally friendly.

THAYA is an inflatable kayak fitted with drop stitch floor and drop stitch seats. The design team combined the properties of drop stitch with the technology of vulcanization and created a category of inflatable kayaks on its own. Watch this space for new Thaya. It will be available in NZ in 2019.



Feelfree kayaks & accessories

KAYAKER Limited is New Zealand distributor of Feelfree kayaks and accessories. 

In September 2017 we acquired distributorship of one of the worlds leading kayak brands - Feelfree. Feelfree specializes in sit on kayaks and partuculatly in fishing kayaks. Our recreational sit-on kayak portfolio includes dozen models both singles and doubles, and also family kayaks for 2+1. Feelfree fishing kayaks are packed with features and accessories and our camo colours offer options of highly visible colours or colours to blend into background such as for duck shooting or similar. All Feelfree sit-ons and fishing kayaks feature our patented wheel-in-the-keel so taking your kayaks from the car park to the water is a breeze!



NZ Motorhome Show Mystery Creek HAMILTON 2017

We are exhibiting again at the Motorhome, Caravan and Leisure Show in Hamilton 15 - 17 September 2017. 

KAYAKER Limited is exhibiting the 2017 range of inflatable kayaks and inflatable canoes at the Camper Care Motorhome, Caravan and Leisure Show in Hamilton. 
The show is taking place at MYSTERY CREEK EVENTS CENTRE, Hamilton, 15 to 17 September 2017.

Opening hours: 
Friday 15 September       9am to 5pm
Saturday 16 September   9am to 5pm
Sunday 178 September   9am to 4pm

We will be displaying all our recreational kayaks TWIST, HELIOS and SUNNY, inflatable sea kayaks SEAWAVE and our latest river canoe SCOUT. We will have asortmet of accessories on display too, particularly inflation pumps, paddles, Dry Bags, and similar.
More info about the show here.

We may have two one day show passes to give away! If so, we would like to donate these to two visitors, who are interested in viewing our products. Please enquire through our contact page if you'd like us to send these to you.