KEEP KAYAK FISHING SAFE: Wear Your Life Jacket

Episode 1 in our series with the U.S. Coast Guard: Always wear your life jacket

The hard part! Safe surf kayak landings

Surf's up and the fish are biting. How to get out and back from Jim Sammons

Net result, Wallen wins Hobie Bass Open

Kentucky kayaker scoops victory when 20-incher salvaged

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Net result, Wallen wins Hobie Bass Open

06.12.2017

The one that got away didn’t and the third time was the charm for Jay Wallen of Lexington, Kentucky, who, after finishing third the past two years, battled through to take the Hobie Bass Open win. This was year four of the tournament that took place on Kentucky Lake in Marshall County, Kentucky, June 10-11. “I’m […]

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KEEP KAYAK FISHING SAFE: Wear Your Life Jacket

06.19.2017

Kayak fishing is all good fun until it’s not. Any body of water can turn dangerous in an instant. The crew at Kayak Fish has been working hard in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard to bring you a couple of fresh episodes in an ongoing series of safe-paddling reminders. Yes, we got a little […]

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The hard part! Safe surf kayak landings

06.15.2017

Kayaking through the surf: how to make it fun! Words and Photos By Paul Lebowitz Ready for the hard part? Launching through surf is easy, just point and go, go, go. The worst crashes come on the dismount. Fortunately we have big water kayak angler Jim Sammons to drop some knowledge on us on how […]

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Jim Sammons’ Kayak Surf Launching Techniques

06.13.2017

Launching a kayak through the surf is the easier part of the equation. Jim Sammons shows you how to get through upright.