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by BrianTheTallOne
Fri Sep 23, 2016 6:10 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Sea Kayaks for guys with long legs?
Replies: 15
Views: 1550

Re: Sea Kayaks for guys with long legs?

Thanks folks these are really useful tips!
I hadn't thought of the option of shifting the bulkhead on a fibreglass boat sounds like a fun project!
I will give this careful further thought.
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by BrianTheTallOne
Fri Sep 23, 2016 6:05 pm
Forum: England - Midlands
Topic: River Avon in Rugby
Replies: 3
Views: 932

Re: River Avon in Rugby

Thanks Rae1, this is very useful info. Mmm it sounds like one of those adventurous tiny rivers, where you need just the right amount of rain, to scout the weirs beforehand and to navigate fallen trees etc. Not quite the sort of itinery I'm looking for this weekend. I'm guessing for Draycote water yo...
by BrianTheTallOne
Thu Sep 22, 2016 4:54 pm
Forum: England - Midlands
Topic: River Avon in Rugby
Replies: 3
Views: 932

River Avon in Rugby

I'm thinking of doing a loop in Rugby up the Canal back down the Avon. From the OS maps it looks like the Avon would just about have enough water & no obvious weirs. Does anynoe on here have local knowledge?
by BrianTheTallOne
Mon Aug 29, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Sea Kayaks for guys with long legs?
Replies: 15
Views: 1550

Sea Kayaks for guys with long legs?

Hi folks, I'm looking at secod hand sea kayaks on ebay, but I want one with plenty of space for my long legs (I'm 6'4). it's a while since I've paddled a sea kayak & I can't really remember which one had the most leg room. I recall folding foot rests out of the way on some boat where they were fitte...