Venture Kayaks Islay 14 LV Kayak with Skeg 5057-927
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Venture Kayaks Islay 14 LV Kayak with Skeg

5057-927
MEC

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Description

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A compact touring kayak in a low volume version for smaller, lighter paddlers. The Islay easily slides onto roof racks and into garages, yet still has enough space to hold everything you need for a weekend escape. If you’re new to paddling, you’ll be reassured by this boat’s stability. If you’re more experienced, you’ll appreciate its excellent edging and carving. This super-affordable inland/coastal cruiser has a contoured seat with a floating backrest for even more luxury.

  • Full volume bow lifts over waves for a drier ride.
  • Long waterline length and squared-off stern provide steady speed.
  • Roomy cockpit for comfort and thigh grips for control.
  • Notches on the foredeck hold your paddle as you grab a snack or take photos.
  • Deck rigging holds spare paddles and other essentials.
  • Deck flats for installing fishing rod holders.
  • Supple rubber hatch covers are exceptionally watertight.
  • Drop-down skeg lets you select easy turning or hard tracking, as conditions require.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Light kayak touring
  • Cottage and recreational kayaking
  • Ocean play kayaking
Hull material Single-layer roto-moulded plastic
Length 4.2m (13ft. 9in.)
Beam 57cm (22½in.)
External cockpit dimensions

Dimensions of the cockpit, measured on the outside of the lip. The external measurement is useful when sizing sprayskirts.

89 x 48cm (35 x 19in.)
Load 100kg (220lb.)
Volume

The overall volume capacity of a boat or the total board displacement in litres.

307L (81gal.)
Made in United Kingdom