Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame Sport


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Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Advanced Frame Sport Inflatable Kayak - The Advanced Frame Sport IK is a light-weight and compact version of the popular Advanced Frame IK from Advanced Elements. It sports a large cockpit opening for easy entry and exit. The proven aluminum ribs in the bow and stern provide increased paddling performance in a fun and sporty design. The Advanced Frame Sport IK uses 3 layers of extremely durable materials to resist the chance of puncture. A double layer of material on the bow and stern, and welded-on landing plates increase protection when beaching the kayak. There is plenty of storage above and below deck for extended trips, too. The breathable foam mesh back support of the padded seat sets you up for all day paddling comfort. The best part is that the Advanced Frame Sport sets up in just a few minutes. Simply unfold, inflate, and attach the seat. You'll be on the water in minutes. And this IK is compact enough to take along with you. Keep it in the trunk of your car and paddle whenever you want. Or pack it for your next flight and be able to paddle anywhere. The included carry duffel bag makes storing and transporting easy. With the portability of an inflatable, the Advanced Frame Sport Inflatable Kayak packs a lot of fun anywhere!

- Outdoorplay

Advanced Elements Kayaks Advancedframe Sport Kayak 787619. Although nearly identical in shape and form to the original AdvancedFrame it sports a large cockpit opening for easy entry and exit. Incorporating our proven aluminum rib-frame technology in the bow and stern provides increased paddling performance in this sporty design. With performance similar to a hard-shell kayak and the packability of an inflatable you are only a few pumps away from your next adventure


Perfectly sized for spontaneous adventures, this easy-to-set-up sport kayak has built-in ribs in the bow and stern and durable air chambers, making it highly maneuverable and really fun to paddle.


For weekend fun on the water, the AdvancedFrame Sport Kayak from Advanced Elements is a lightweight, compact inflatable kayak with a large, easy in-and-out cockpit, proven engineering, and sporty design. When you put it in the water, you appreciate the smooth tracking and fantastic comfort of this well designed craft, when storage is at a premium, you can't beat the folding convenience of Advanced Element's design.

- Mountain Gear