The Adidas Climacool Jawpaw Slip-on Shoes are a great consideration when you’re spending lots of time in the water. These watersports shoes are perfect for sit on top kayaking, Stand up Paddle Boarding and a variety of other watersports. Due to the low profile design, they are particularly well suited towards smaller whitewater kayaks also. They are perfect for paddlers who are into Freestyle kayaking! The sole unit is made from Stealth rubber to deliver the best possible grip, it also features a perforated mid sole to give the best levels of water drainage. This shoe has an easy slip on design which has nice clean lines and nothing to catch on a SUP board. It is very quick drying and also highly breathable; thus it won’t offer much warmth, but the addition of a neoprene sock can resolve this.
The Adidas Terrex Hydro Lace Boots are one of the best options if you’re looking for a firm, solid and supportive option for watersports. Whether you re whitewater kayaking, open canoeing or gorge walking. These will do the job. The Terrex Hydro Lace Boot has a stealth rubber sole unit which also incorporates a traxion design outer sole. When both of these are combined, they offer great levels of grip. The upper section of these kayaking boots has a synthetic outer layer which features a neoprene lining for warmth. The Hydro Lace boots are easy to get on and off due to the large opening. This is then secured and the foot then held in a secure position by the diagonal lacing system. Further grip and support to the foot is gained by the Velcro adjustable ankle strap.
The Bestard Canyon Guide is a highly versatile pair of water shoes that are great for a number of different sports. If you’re looking for the best levels of comfort, support and grip, this is the boot to look at. Whether you are Open Canoeing, Gorge Walking, Whitewater Kayaking, Coasteering or Caving, this will do the job. The Bestard Canyon Guide is designed and manufactured to offer the best performance where you expect to get wet! These great canoeing boots are based around a Vibram sole unit which is non marking; it also offers fantastic levels of grip and traction on most surfaces. Whilst this is a chunky boot, the weight of it is low. The upper of the boot has a Cordura construction with a mesh lining. It also features a large lace up opening so it’s easy to get on and off. One of the main features of this boot, is the built in debris gaiter. This helps to prevent small stones and pebbles getting into the boot!
The Nookie Ti-Liner 2mm Neoprene Socks are great for adding some extra warmth duing the winter kayaking months, under your current wetsuit boots. They are also perfect for use in the summer for other sports such as Stand Up Paddle Boarding and Sit On Top Kayaking, where you may want to wear a more basic beach shoe. These neoprene socks feture a 2mm Ti Lined Neoprene which has a very low friction inner, this makes them exceptionally easy to get on and off. Around the top of the sock there is a small o ring gasket which helps to create a seal againt the leg. Also at the top of the sock there are small pull tabs, again this aids with getting the socks on and off. You an also use this pull tan to pair them togther with a small accessory karabiner.
The Palm Descender Shoes are the perfect watersports shoes where you want some of the best levels of warmth and support for your feet. Whether you’re on the river whitewater kayaking or on the coast sea kayaking; the diamond traction sole unit offers great levels of grip on the majority of surfaces. These neoprene boots feature a cut that finishes just above the ankle bone, whilst the Velcro strap across the forefoot gives a snug and secure fit. The front and rear pull tabs also make it easy to get these neoprene booties on. These wetsuit boots are made from a 4mm neoprene, all of the seams and then glued and blind stitched. The boots also incorporates a quick dry thermal lining. So you can be sure of great levels of warmth and comfort.
The Palm Gradients Boots are a great option when looking for a new pair of watersports boots. Whether your whitewater Kayaking, Sea Kayaking or open canoeing, the Gradient boot is well worth a look. These Palm kayaking boots have enough height in the ankle to give you support on rough ground. The front of this kayaking boot has a large opening which also has a lace up design. This makes it easy to get on and off. There is also a rear pull tab to aid getting the boot on. The sole unit is designed in conjunction with Vibram, it as a cushioned midsole for comfort and support. The cushioned midsole also incorporates enough flex so it will fit in the majority of kayaks with ease. With regards to the compound of the Gradient Boots, this is a HydroGrip compound which offers good grip on the majority of surfaces.