Outdoor sports have seen a resurgence in the last few years as healthier lifestyles and fitness tracking have become more popular. The good news for consumers is that more companies are breathing new life into product categories that were in need of innovation. One area that is experiencing this growth is water sports, and crowdfunding sites are playing a big role in that success.

We’ve already told you about a pretty cool inflatable stand-up paddleboard. Today, we’re highlighting a new collapsable kayak from Oru. This new kayak, called The Coast, is a follow-up to Oru’s The Bay, which was also a¬†Kickstarter brainchild. This new model has many upgraded features, most notably its ability to fold flat into a small carry-on size bag. expand full story