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Kayak Camping Checklist

We love that our customers call us when they have questions. Generally we help folks determine which boat kit design is right for them and we answer stitch and glue construction questions, but on occasion we get different ...
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Northwest Paddling Festival 2015

Join us for the 2015 Northwest Paddling Festival, May 8-9 at Lake Sammamish State Park.  Friday, May 8: 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Saturday, May 9: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 ...
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Pygmy Calendar Contest

Do you have a great shot of a Pygmy Boat? Enter it in our calendar contest and you could see it featured in the first ever Pygmy Calendar. In addition, every photographer featured in the calendar will receive a $100 ...
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Paddling Year Round In Michigan

John Loomis has paddled his Arctic Tern 17 every month for the last 6 years; a feat that's put into perspective with the knowledge that he lives in Holland, Michigan.  It's a deal he made with himself after being inspired ...
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East Coast Paddlesports & Outdoors Festival

April 17-19, 2015 | Charleston, South Carolina For the first time Pygmy will have a presence at the East Coast Paddlesports & Outdoor Festival.  As with Canoecopia we will be displaying local customers' builds. If ...
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Sea Kayaking Photography Workshop by Freya Fennwood

Our in house photographer, Freya Fennwood (owner and designer John Lockwood's daughter) is teaching the secrets of sea kayak photography this August in Pygmy's back yard: the iconic San Juan Islands.   Ever ...