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Full-Service Kayaking & Stand Up Paddle Boarding!

Downunder is the only operation of its kind in Connecticut – two shops, on-water, retail and rental of stand-up paddle boards (SUPs), sit-on-top kayaks, and all the equipment, fashions and accessories that go with them.
The Downunder experience is like our lifestyle - laid back and no worries!  In true Kiwi (New Zealand) style, we'll treat you like family with personalized attention that ensures you get the ultimate paddling experience.

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Why I Love Adventure Sports: Connecting with Nature & My Inner Self

Why I Love Adventure Sports: Connecting with Nature & My Inner Self
When asked what the best religion is, the Dalai Lama replied: “The best religion is what brings you closest to God.” Does that mean […]

Downunder Product Reviews – Final In Our 2017 Holiday Series

Downunder Product Reviews – Final In Our 2017 Holiday Series
Just a few more shopping days left! Following are some last minute gift suggestions. Hope our Product Review Series was helpful. Happy Holidays!

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 5

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 5
Holiday shopping continues – made easy with our Product Reviews…

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 4

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 4
The holidays are getting closer, so following is the fourth in our series of product reviews to help you choose the best gift for that special someone. Our Westport store […]

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 3

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 3
Following is our third installment of product reviews to help you choose the perfect gift for that special someone. And remember, we are here to answer any questions you have!

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 2

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 2
Here is our second installment of product reviews to help you decide the best gifts to give this holiday season. We are here to answer any questions you may have […]

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 1

Downunder Product Reviews – Part 1
To help with your holiday shopping, we will be featuring a few of our products each week, with their reviews, over a series of blogs leading up to December 24th. […]

Bodyboarding vs. Surfing

Bodyboarding vs. Surfing
What Are You Game For?
Are you a bodyboarder or surfer? If your home break is a spot shared by surfers and bodyboarders alike, you’ve probably heard side comments about the unspoken rivalry. Nobody […]

Staycation – Downunder at the ‘Beach’

Staycation – Downunder at the ‘Beach’
In 2017 the Town of Darien invited us to open a concession at the gorgeous Weed Beach.
Which is great news for residents, AND for non-residents – folk from towns south […]

Smart Paddling with the ‘Herm’ – Quickblade Smart Paddle Review

Smart Paddling with the ‘Herm’ – A Review of Quickblade’s New Smart Paddle
This week’s blog features a video review of a new product we’re digging, provided by Downunder Team Rider, Mark Herman.