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Flying my kayak

Whitewater kayaker, James Shimizu shares his perspective on running waterfalls and why he flys in his kayak.

Gear Recommendations from our Staff

We’ve pulled a few of the All-Stars here at Astral and sat them down to learn a little more about the people behind the products. You know… fav piece of gear, walk out songs, Nature. The hard questions. Here’s a peak behind the scenes, and what piece of Astral gear they can’t live without…

Foam Tectonics

Inspired by the radical mobility of freestyle kayaking. Foam Tectonics™ allows a life jacket to twist and turn with the movements of the upper body, while securely staying in place around the torso.

Trusting Nature

Archetype and thru hiker Jennifer Pharr Davis shares why she puts her trust in nature.