The Palm Kaikoura is our favourite top-end touring and sea kayaking buoyancy aid. Wind‚ waves and exposure – open water can remind you how small we are. The Kaikoura is perfect for tackling big adventures‚ whether you're using one blade or two. Flex Fit buoyancy foam is the final word on comfort and safety. With carefully placed pockets and stowage‚ the Kaikoura will carry everything you need‚ close to hand – even when conditions get rough.
The Palm Kaikoura features 2 large front pockets, with twin zips allowing them to hold a vhf radio. Multiple smaller pockets let you arrange items so you know exactly where they will be when you need them. The soft and comfortable Flex Fit foam contours around your body, removing the bulk from in front of you while retaining a high level of buoyancy. Perfect for any long distance paddling, whether it's in a sea kayak, touring kayak or canoe. Come and try the Palm Kaikoura on in-store today to really feel how it feels when it's on!
YKK front zip entry
EN ISO 12402-5 / 12402-6
68 – 80cm
27 – 31"
78 – 94cm
31 – 37"
94 – 110cm
37 – 43"
110 – 126cm
43 – 50"
30 – 50kg
40 – 70kg
88 – 154lb
60 – 90kg
132 – 198lb
80 – >110kg
176 – >242lb
|Weight||1242 g (M/L)|
|Material||CORDURA® 500D - Vent Mesh liner|
|Certification||EN ISO 12402-5 / 12402-6|
Due to the current government guidelines, our showroom is currently closed to customers. To allow you to still purchase the products you need to enjoy the water, we are implementing a click, confirm, collect service.
We aim to keep most items listed on our website in stock, but occasionally we will run out or have a short delay in getting them to you, for this reason it is important that you await confirmation your order is ready for collection, before making your journey to us.
There will be a delivery option to Collect from our Exeter store - choose this and you will not be charged for delivery.
We will get your items ready and contact you to make a collection appointment. We will also notify you of any availability issues and offer alternative products if necessary.
Come to the front door of the shop, address below, with proof of your order, either a printed or digital copy of your order confirmation, or ID with your name and billing address matching the order.
For security reasons we can only hand over the goods to the person named on the original order.
We are unable to offer physical assistance with loading, however we can advise on collection of a correct and safe technique to secure your boat to your vehicle so you can leave with confidence.
If you have any queries or would like help with your purchase - please do not hesitate to contact us.