CKS Squad Top 5 Gear Pics With Mike Tavares

November 3, 2009
Mike Tavares Top 5 Picks WaveSport Project 52 Over the past few years, many different playboats have come and gone, but few still remain that stand out among the crowd. The Project has been Wavesport’s main playboat for many years, and still has a design that has been tough to beat. Top contenders in the… View Article

Haley Mills’ Top 6 CKS Kayaking Essentials

October 20, 2009
After paddling for 9 years I have tested an insane amount a gear. I am finally stoked on my updated kayaking apparel that fits awesome and has plenty of style and function. Being of small stature its hard to find boats, paddles, well kayaking gear in general to fit nice and snug. My gear has… View Article

CKS Squad Review: Sweet Rocker’s and Rabid Whistle Pigs

July 15, 2009
Sweet Rocker Fullface Whitewater Kayak Helmet Review by Darin Kellum Note: All events in this blog review have been verified for accuracy by Darin “DK” Kellum that they either may or may not have actually happened. Have you ever had one of those moments when you wake up, knowing absolutely nothing? There I was, looking… View Article

Greg Parker Reviews the Shred Ready Standard Full Face Helmet

June 18, 2009
Shred Ready Standard Full Face Helmet Review With Greg Parker Greg Parker is a CKS Squad and Team Jackson member. Here’s his brief, but to the point review on the Shred Ready Standard Full Face helmet. Enjoy! Pros: Has great protection. Fits well so it doesn’t slip and it is comfortable. The ears and mouth… View Article

Tim Kelton’s Top 3 Gear Picks

June 15, 2009
Tim Kelton’s Top 3 CKS Gear pics #1-Sweet Protection Rocker Full Face Helmet People look for different features in helmets, but in the end you are wearing a helmet to give you the best possible protection against head and neck injuries. The Sweet Rocker series helmets have a thermoplastic, carbon re-enforced shell and EPP liner…. View Article

Atom Crawford Reviews The Shred Ready T Dub

June 9, 2009
Shred Ready T Dub review by Atom Crawford The SR TDUB is one heck of a cool looking helmet. I originally bought this helmet based on style alone. I figured if some of the worlds best “heavy hitters” were wearing it, then it had to be for me. The TDub crew (Daniel DeLaVergne, Tommy Hilike,… View Article

Sweet Protection “Strutter” Whitewater Kayak Helmet Review

April 20, 2009
The Sweet Protection ” Strutter” Whitewater Kayak Helmet Shopping for the perfect whitewater kayak helmet can be a bit confusing. There are ones that fit the bill for all types of paddling. Do you want a full face, full cut or half cut helmet? Is composite better than ABS plastic? If you want to end… View Article

Shred Ready Shaggy Helmet Review

January 2, 2009
Shred Ready Shaggy Helmet Review The Shred Ready Shaggy is a popular shape and it out performs others because of the addition of the “Hand Of God” Helmet Stabilization System, or HOG. This ingenious devise allows the user to achieve a customized fit in 1 mm increments, and aides in reducing the possibility of the… View Article

Shred Ready Standard Full Face Helmet Review

December 18, 2008
Shred Ready Standard Full Face Helmet Review Shred Ready’s Standard full Face version of the Standard Helmet sets a new precedent in helmet features, value, fit and protection. High Impact Injected molded ABS shell and integral face mask are combined with state of the art molded EPP foam impact liner and outfitting that you don’t… View Article

Evan Ross Top Gear Picks:

August 10, 2008
Evan Ross WRSI Current Helmet Designed to protect your noggin, thus saving brain cells and making hard objects hurt less bad, when unintended forces are applied. WRSI-Whitewater Research and Safety Institute designed their Current for multiple energy absorbing impacts at an affordable price ($79). WRSI really excels in water sports helmet design, in that they… View Article