Paddling tips, tricks, news and gear reviews from an Unsponsored point of view


Unsponsored started in the late 1990’s and has continued to have a high presence within the paddlesport community. The aim of the site has evolved to provide the paddlesport world with up to date “paddling tips, tricks news,and gear reviews” (many thanks to Shane Benedict from Liquid Logic kayaks for coming up with the tag line for the site).

Why advertise on Unsponsored?

Our informative content and its simple/concise presentation attracts a highly unique niche sector of the market.

Website Activity:

The site has grown exponentially over the last few years with well over 2000 unique visitors each day and well over 60000 page views each and every month. The bulk of visitors are from English speaking countries – The United Kingdom, United States of America, Ireland, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. That said Unsponsored also has a very strong following throughout Europe and the rest of the world.

The screen shot below shows the number of views from June 2012 when Jetpack Stats for WordPress was installed to 12.50pm on 26th Oct 2016.


Google analytics was activated on the site in March 2013 and shows a similar trend to that of Jetpack stats.


Demographics August 2016:


Unsponsored is also represented on Facebook (over 5300 likes), Twitter, Google+, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Instagram (Over 9500 followers). Throughout all social media sites Unsponsored continues to grow. All posts submitted on Unsponsored are automatically shared on Facebook, Google+, Twitter and Tumblr.

Banner Size:

We can usually accommodate what ever an advertising requires however as a guide the banners seen to the right of each of our pages are 300 x 300 pixels in size.

Next Step:

If you represent an outdoor retailer, manufacturer, or course/training provider and wish to advertise on Unsponsored or find out more about advertising rates please contact us using the form below.

1 Comment

  1. You should review the G-Power Twister Sick Line Paddle.

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