10 Foot Touring Kayak or Flatwater Touring Kayak
The Islander Kayaks Jive is a river touring kayak that is a great options for new people coming into the world of kayaking. This 10.5 foot touring kayak is perfect for cruising around the local lake, exploring the wilderness and nature of the canal and also descending your local river.
The Islander Kayaks Jive, was originally designed in the USA, but it is now one of the many UK Manfactured Kayaks that are made by Palm Equipement.
Islander Kayaks designed the Jive to featurwe a high quality, high density polyethylene shell. This ensures that this river touring kayak will take the every days bumps and dings that can be expected. The Jive touring kayak features a large easy access kayak cockpit. This is then fitted with a padded seat and also a supportive and padded backrest. Further comfort and support is then achieved by the addtion of the adjustable pedal kayak footrests and also the padded thigh barces. Man handling of the kayak to and from from the waters edge is made easy, due to the addtion of the front and rear kayak grab handles. On the rear of the kayak, there is a retractable kayak skeg system, this will really improve the directional stability of the kayak and enhance the tracking. This is easily deployed and retracted by the control on the right hand side of the cockpit. The rear of the Islander Jive touring kayak also features a foam bulkhead, this is in conjunction with an oval kayak hatch. Combined, this offers a good area for the storage of your days kayaking equipment and also your lunch!
Boat Dimensions and Weights
Length - 323cm
Width - 67cm
Cockpit Size - 95 x 56cm
Volume - TBC Litres
Weight - 20Kg
Recommended Paddler Weight - Up to 110Kg