New York State web http://iloveny.com/
Delta Airlines http://www.delta.com/
Travelbag's website http://www.travelbag.co.uk/
Visit the AMG Group Website to see Vango and all their great brands http://www.amg-group.co.uk/
Nigel Dennis Kayaks
Sea Kayak UK and Nigel Dennis Kayaks - NDK boats are world renowned for their expeditionary capabilities. The Spare Seat Team is pleased to be paddling the legendary NDK Triton, the most rock solid expedition tandem available.
Olympus Cameras http://www.olympus.co.uk/
Paramo Clothing have also been a long term supporter of the Big 5 Kayak Challenge so it comes as no surprise that they were happy to help and get involved. They are also providing prizes from their brilliant clothing range.
Visit the Paramo website to check out their amazing kit http://www.paramo.co.uk/
Aquabound have put simply paddled many thousands of miles with the Big 5 kayak challenge and will be the paddle of choice for the Spare Seat Team. We are utilising a mix of their Full Carbon paddles and blades and also some of their glass/carbon mix.
In the UK visit Avoncraft at http://www.avoncraft.co.uk/
Leatherman make amazing multi-tools for the outdoor and everyday life. They are ideal for expedition life and a long term supporter of our expeditions.
Leatherman tools are provided by www.whitbyandco.co.uk/
Reed Chillcheater watersports clothing
Reed Chillcheater make superb kayaking and watersports clothing and accessories. We are delighted that they have joined our illustrious list of sponsors and look forward to a long term partnership. Reed Chillcheater have pioneered their own fabrics which keep paddlers dry and warm in ALL conditions.
Check out Reed Chillcheater's website http://www.chillcheater.com/
Bamboo clothing have been long term supporters of the Big 5 kayak challenge and have stepped up to support The Spare Seat. Bamboo clothing is a great product with anti-bacterial properties, a silky luxurious feel...ppperfect, particularly after a tough day.
For a little slice of luxury visit http://www.bambooclothing.co.uk/
Greg Paquin and Kayak Waveology are the leading providers of Kayak Training and NDK sales in the New England region, ranging from NYC to Maine. Greg will be providing the team with technical support and possibly joining up with the team towards the end of the trip for one or two clinics as they head into NYC. Kayak Waveology is not only a leading NDK dealer, but also a reseller for Reed Chillcheater gear, one of our other major sponsors.
Please note that the team are not paid for completing this expedition. Our sponsors enable us to get to the start line and complete this iconic trip and jounrney.