Innovated by Inuit hunters, perfected by GEARLAB.


Kayaks today originated from Inuit aboriginals over a thousand years ago in present day Greenland. The kayak, invented by Inuit hunters to forage animals in the rough Northen Sea. The tool that they use to propel the kayaks is called Pautik, also known today as the Greenland Paddle.

Meet GEARLAB founder Chungshih at Outdoor Retailer Demo Day

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Meet GEARLAB founder and designer, Chungshih at the Hala booth and try out GEARLAB’s new Greenland-style paddles at the Outdoor Retailer Demo Day, July 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Denver’s Confluence ...Read All >

GEARLAB Athlete Alex Martin Plans First Solo Circumnavigation of Lake Winnipeg


"... the light carbon-fiber design makes it great for long distance paddling, and the replaceable tips makes it ideal for expedition trips. Totally great on windy days! ..."Read All >

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