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Palm Kaikoura Buoyancy Aid

High-End PFD For Expedition Sea Kayaking, Day Touring & Canoe Tripping

The best buoyancy aid for sea kayaking and kayak touring suitable for all abilities from novice to expert paddlers on expeditions.

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Palm Kaikoura PFD

The Palm Kaikoura has set the standard for all other sea kayaking PFDs to aspire to. This is a front zipped expedition level touring PFD packed with features and storage space. The flex formed foam technology means you barely notice you are wearing it.

Featuring multiple pockets including VHF compatibility.

Low level light high reflective patches.

Many adjustment points allow you to have the perfect fit.

Video Overview of the Kaikoura Buoyancy Aid, from Palm Equipment Europe.


  • 3D Anti Ride-Up Waistbelt
  • 2x Zip Front Pockets
  • Internal Pocket Compartments
  • Pocket Clip-In Point
  • Flex Fit Adjustment
  • Adjustable Shoulder Straps
  • Breathable Vent Mesh Liner
  • Easy Glide Nylon Straps
  • Fleece Lined Hand Warmer Pockets
  • Safety Reflective Details
  • Velcro Rear Back Pocket
  • Front Accessory Mount Point

Extra Information

  • Available Sizes: XS/S(60N) | M/L(70N) | XL/XXL(75N)
  • Product Weight: 1144g(XS/S) | 1286g(M/L) | 1320g(XL/XXL)
  • Certification: ISO 12402-5/12402-6 certified (UKCA approved)
  • Material: CORDURA 500D Fabric


Nationwide delivery available for the Palm Kaikoura PFD. The delivery price will be shown in the shopping basket prior to checkout. For full details on delivery please see: Delivery Information

Click & Collect - Stores Nationwide

Nationwide Click & Collect available for the Palm Kaikoura PFD. Collection for orders placed online can be made from any of our Canoe Shops UK Stores. For full details on our Click & Collect service, please see: Nationwide Click & Collect

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