1. New President

Congratulations to Shaun Maclaren, the new president and David Welch, the new vice president. Shaun is currently off line leading the IKW 2018 (the International Kayak week) around Marlborough Sounds and you will hear from him shortly!

2. Minutes of the KASK Annual General Meeting 2018

You can read the minutes of the KASK AGM 2018 here.

3. Latest KASK Sea Kayaker Magazine

Apologies to everyone who has been patiently waiting for the latest Sea Kayaker Magazine – which should show up in your letter box in the next couple of days if you are a member and opted to receive the printed magazine. You can view the digital version of the magazine here:

Alternately if you got a slow connection, you can download the compressed version here.

Kayak Fest 2018

Thank you to all the paddlers who came to our national forum at Wellington last weekend. It was a great gathering – fantastic choice by the organisation team for the venue, catering and well done for the great on-water program.
Full reports and pictures in the next Sea Kayaker magazine – but here are some to whet your appetite!

Rafting up for the ‘Beyond the forward stroke’ session by Deb and Paula. Photo: Deb Volturno

Rescued paddler scenarios for JKA’s ‘Mayhem’ session. Photo: Tim Muhundan

Rolling swapped boats for David Welch’s Greenland paddling sessions. Photo: Tim Muhundan

Visit to the National Rescue Coordination Centre. Photo: Tim Muhundan

Kayak Fest 2020

Please put this in your calendar – our next major Sea Kayaking national event: Kayak Fest 2020

  • Venue: Urupukapuka, Bay of Islands, Northland
  • Dates: Thurs 6 Feb – Sun 9 Feb 2020

You will be getting more details in coming months!

Why am I getting this message?

You are getting this message either because you are current member of KASK or you just attended Kayak Fest 2018.

Help us grow KASK

If you have paddling friends who would like to join KASK as a member, please forward this link below to join online:

Kind Regards

Tim Muhundan
Kiwi Association of Sea Kayakers
(021) 2767727
[email protected]