We are proud to announce Australian Kayak Specialists on the Gold Coast are now stockists of the Viking range of kayaks, renown for their expertise in offshore kayak fishing in the South African ski market the team at Stealth are also passionate about all things kayaking and quality. Turns out thats the same ethos as the team here at Viking Kayaks...read their announcment below and be sure to stay tuned for our demo day on the Gold Coast coming up in April
Announcment from the team at Australian Kayak… more
This week the team at our Queensland Sunshine Coast showroom finished rigging the Profish Reload & Profish GT ready for Paul Worsteling to use on the very popular IFISH TV Show. In this blog we will give you a sneak preview of the kayaks and ow we have rigged them for Paul to enjoy some of the best kayak fishing experiences in the Viking Kayaks
The winner of the Viking Kayaks 3 day kayak fishing at Cuvier Island prize is “Erica MacGregor” as nominated by “Tony Freeman” on September 4th at 4:30pm.
Congratulations Erica!! You will be joining the Viking Maniyaksaboard the Orton Events mothership trip in October to fish against a team of Australian anglers from Blade Kayak Fishing Journal. Thank you to everyone for participating, we had over 200 nominations! We will bring you updates from this epic trip as… more
Here are the Orton Events series results as sent to us by Justin Orton earlier today, for both individuals & teams after the Top Catch Cove to Cape. Last weekend was number 4 of this 5 series competition which has seen a few players shuffle around in the top 10 positions. The rules of the series are that after all 5 competitions the 2 lowest scores from each individual and team will be removed to leave the true series totals...
With that in mind a close look through these result will show you that the deal… more
This year Viking Kayaks NZ were excited to be showcased at the biggest outdoor trade show stage out, Outdoor Retailer in Salt Lake City Utah. For those that don’t know much about this show, Outdoor Retailer (OR) is for Trade only and is without a doubt the most important show on the calendar for manufacturers and distributers in the outdoor industry. It is here at OR that the newest products on the market are shown to current and potential new retailers. In most cases this is where products never seen before are… more
Time to get excited for the 4th round of the Orton Events series the "Cove to Cape", Northland event. Here are some Videos from previous Cove to Cape Events (previously named Bridge to Cape).. Information and registration. Don’t forget to head over and register using the links provided below.
Orton Events New Zealand Cove To Cape 2014 Kayak Fishing Challenge 6am Sat 16th August to 4pm Sun 17th August 2014
4th Round Of The Orton Events NZ Kayak Fishing Series 2013/14
$1000's worth of prizes up for… more
Firstly we want to give a massive shout out and thanks to the guys who organize the Taranaki Kayak Fishing Classic...this year again shows why the event is the biggest kayak fishing event on the calendar! Another fantastic year with record numbers attending yet again (we lost count at 220 so don’t know the official final number of entries), kayak anglers travelled from far and wide, as far as VIC AU, Christchurch, Greymouth, Wellington, Waikato, Bay of plenty, Coromandel, Auckland & Northland. All hoping for… more
Matt Watson host of the ITM Fishing show has long been a fan of Viking Kayaks using them as his brand of choice when showcasing kayak fishing in the show. Matt has just added the new Profish Reload to his fleet of kayaks and after a test paddle the other day he is pretty stoked with the advantages it offers, in particular the removable Tackle pod.
So look out for more great action on film when Matt Watson gets out there and puts the Profish Reload through its paces in some of his favorite fishing spots…… more
The date for the 2014 Viking Kayaks Invitational fishing competition and get together has been set and we want to see you there again this year for yet another great event. Date is set for Friday the 28th of November and tickets are limited so lock in your place and start planning early. Also on that weekend is the Orton Events Coromandel Gold Rush (Saturday and Sunday) so you can make a long weekend of it, even bring the family along ! :-) you can find out all the details, how to book, reports/galleries… more
This weekend saw us kick off the public launch of the New Profish Reload..ths page is a gallery of all the images taken at the 3 locations, Fergs Auckland, Fergs Wellington & Canoe and Kayak Taupo. The feedback from all customers, both those that test paddled it and those that just came to see it in the flesh, has been fantatstic and encouraging to hear we have met the expectations. A big thanks to all that came down to test and those that gave valuable feedback to the design team.