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by GeeCee
Sun Mar 20, 2011 9:29 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Which Mid Range Paddle???^
Replies: 21
Views: 5511

Re: Which Mid Range Paddle???

Thanks again to everyone for their replies. I got a great deal on a 2 piece Werner Shuna paddle from Woodmill in Southampton in the end. Took it out today....wow fantastic. After 2 hours on the water i still felt great. I got the 215cm carbon small shaft ( i have fat hands with small sausage fingers...
by GeeCee
Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:52 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Which Mid Range Paddle???^
Replies: 21
Views: 5511

Re: Which Mid Range Paddle???

Thanks for everyone's replies. The Shuna does look like a nice option! For some reason i just had it in my head that i would prefer a single piece shaft. I guess it is a mental thing to do with strength. Do the 2 piece Werners give any problems with strength, connecting, getting loose over time etc?
by GeeCee
Sun Mar 13, 2011 8:51 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Which Mid Range Paddle???^
Replies: 21
Views: 5511

Which Mid Range Paddle???^

I have been paddling for about a year now and am looking to upgrade my cheap "just to get me started" gear now that i know that i want to continue in the sport. I paddle a plastic sea kayak and have more of a high angle technique. I am about 5' 8" and weigh about 12 stone. My kayak is 22" wide so i ...
by GeeCee
Sun Jan 09, 2011 11:49 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: First Sea Kayak - NorthShore Atlantic RM^
Replies: 29
Views: 13889

Re: First Sea Kayak - NorthShore Atlantic RM

I recently bought a North Shore Atlantic RM HV, and although I am no Sea Kayak expert, (it is my first sea kayak, I did my BCU 1 and 2 * training in an old Prijon T-Slalom), I have to say that I am very imressed. The build quality is good and i think it looks better than the other "budget" RM sea ka...