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8:13PM 2nd Nov 18

Kingfish Tips- Jason Kemp Kingfish Tips- Jason Kemp

Kingfish tips from the experts
Northland based Viking Kayak angler, Jason Kemp has been rewarded for all the hard work targeting these awesome fish. In this post we call Jason and ask a few questions on his success that might help you land one, along with tips from Stephen Tapp & Milan from Big Angry Fish. 
Here are a few pointers from Jason Kemp. 
Where to find them
Things to consider before planning your location.

Reef Structure
Strong Current
Early Morning
Rod & reel… more
8:23AM 12th Mar 18
Entries for this fantastic, fun competition are open to the first 250 people, here is the link to the entery form more
1:50AM 20th Aug 15

IFISH TV get set to take on Viking Kayaks IFISH TV get set to take on Viking Kayaks

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


Profish Reload -Premium Fishing Kayak : Fast, stable, and easy to manage on and off the water, this is the kayak of choice for anglers seeking touring endurance… more
1:09AM 12th Aug 14

Viking Kayaks at Outdoor Retailer 2014 Viking Kayaks at Outdoor Retailer 2014

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
1:56PM 27th Mar 14

Taranaki Kayak Fishing Classic 2014 overview Taranaki Kayak Fishing Classic 2014 overview

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
2:47PM 14th Mar 14

Matt Watson adds Profish Reload to his fleet Matt Watson adds Profish Reload to his fleet

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
9:40AM 17th Feb 14

Invitational Comp 2014 Invitational Comp 2014

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
11:10PM 12th Dec 13

Profish Reload Q & A session Profish Reload Q & A session

The anticipation for the Profish Reload release date has been building in many places, one in particular being the NZ kayak fishing forum community, this series of feedback and Q & A session is taken from the product release post in the forum. Some great feedback and initial round of questions from a well respected and passionate group of kayak anglers..first up we will share the initial feedback then you can read the Q & A session which was feilded by Grant & Stephen during the course of the 48hrs (in betwen… more
3:42PM 28th Nov 13

Evolution into the Profish Reload Evolution into the Profish Reload

When asked if he would tell us why, after more than 30 years kayak fishing, he is as excited by the new Profish­™ Reload as he was when he custom rigged his first ever fishingkayak...Stephen Tapp provided us with the below answer which, as we countdown to the official public launch, we want to share with you. This will give you a greater understanding of how this fishing kayak differs from all others. 
Stephen Tapp, breif bio - New Zealand's most well known and experienced kayak… more
2:15PM 21st Nov 13

NZ Kayaker Omokoroa/Tauranga Harbour NZ Kayaker Omokoroa/Tauranga Harbour

Hey Team and welcome to another addition for Sunday Session wit NZ Kayaker Tim Taylor.Last week we had a great turnout at Lake Okataina and while the fish were few and far between, I think we could all agree that it was a stunning paddle and just a great day to be on a kayak. A big thanks to the 13 of you who made the day so enjoyable and congrats to Mike for landing the only trout of the day. 
This week we are going to do something a wee bit different and try an evening fish out at Omokoroa. After checking… more