Ocean Kayak Venus 11
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As you might have guessed by the name, the Ocean Kayak Venus 11 Kayak was designed specifically for women. An extra-low deck profile puts the balance point of this boat closer to a woman's center of gravity, increasing stability and lending confidence in choppy water. This versatile boat is easy for beginners or intermediate paddlers, and the cleverly designed center handle makes this boat easier than ever to load onto the roof of a car.
Forget about oversized boats or struggling to carry your kayak; the compact Venus 11(TM) sit-on-top kayak by Ocean Kayak is designed specifically for women to feel at home on the water. The Ocean Kayak Venus 11 works great for surfing, camping, nature watching, fishing, day paddling and photography on flat water, moderate ocean swells and slow rivers. Updated linear polyethylene compound offers dependable strength and durability that stays lightweight and efficient. Rounded-V hull tracks well and turns easily; self-bailing scupper holes minimize water in boat. Seat well maximizes an otherwise narrow beam to accommodate fuller hips and shorter arms; designed by women for women. Because a woman's low center of gravity does not require a deep seat for stability, seat well sits higher out of the water for a drier ride. Comfort seat features extra padding on the bottom and seat back, providing optimal lumbar support. Molded-in tankwell with adjustable gear straps, deck rigging and multiple accessory eyelets provide convenient options to stow and secure accessories. Carry handles are specifically designed to make putting the Venus 11 on top of your vehicle quick and easy. Includes bow and stern toggle handles, a paddle keeper, a threaded drain plug and molded-in graphics; beverage holder keeps liquid refreshment close-at-hand. For a drier ride, Scupper Stoppers are available as accessories (sold separately); the Venus 11 requires 5 total scupper stoppers: 4 medium and 1 large. .
Ocean Kayak Venus 11 Sit-On-Top Kayak - Designed by women (and one guy in touch with his feminine side), the Venus 11 kayak is perfectly sized for smaller paddlers. Super lightweight for easy car-topping, the Venus 11 is built for big fun. It's stable, with a slightly widened seat position to help the boat respond to a woman's center of gravity. It's perfect for flat water, moderate ocean swells, waves, and slow-moving rivers. The large stern well, bow rigging, and 6 inch center hatch provide plenty of storage options for your gear. A paddle keeper, molded-in cup holder, and MP3 mounting area keep handy essentials where you want them. Side-mounted carry handles make carrying your boat easier, and the deck handle really helps with car top loading and unloading. Now you don't need to be one of the boys to have a boat that fits!
A lightweight recreational kayak for women paddlers with a medium to large build. Includes car-topper handling system and additional conveniences.