The most recent design from Knysna Racing is the Vital K1. This is their most stable “get in and paddle” K1 kayak.
Ideal for those beginners looking to start kayaking. The Vital K1 can be enjoyed on the rivers as well as on flat water. It also has enough volume to accommodate heavier paddlers.
Maximum paddler weight: 120kg
Length: 5.2m Width: 55cm Height: 34cm Stability: 5/5
Weight River Construction:
Glass River: 15kg
1 x Kevlar Hull & Deck: 13kg
2 x Kevlar Hull & Deck: 11kg
Weight Flatwater Construction:
Glass Polyvac: 14kg
Glass Epoxy Vacuum: 11kg
Carbon Epoxy Vacuum: 9.5kg
- Options between pedal or t-bar steering
- Overstern or understern rudder
- Carbon kickplate fitted
- Std river seat
RIVER CONSTRUCTION: includes carbon footplate, pedal or T-bar steering, overstern or understern rudder and standard river seat.
Glass / River Build- $1,980 inc GST
Hull Kevlar mid section/Glass Deck – $2,090 inc GST
Hull 1 x Kevlar/Glass Deck – $2,530 inc GST (includes kevlar seat)
Hull 1 x Kevlar/ Deck 1 x Kevlar – $2,750 inc GST (includes kevlar seat)
Hull 2 x Kevlar / Deck 1 x Kevlar – $3,080 inc GST (includes kevlar seat)
Hull 2 x Kevlar/ Deck 2 x Kevlar – $3,300 inc GST (includes kevlar seat)
FLATWATER CONSTRUCTION: includes carbon footplate, pedal or Tiller steering, overstern or understern rudder and standard river seat.
Glass Polyvac- $2,640 inc GST
Glass Expoxy Vacuum-$3,135 inc GST
Carbon Epoxy Vacuum (Single Colour only) – $4,730 inc GST
Carbon Epoxy Vacuum (Clear Carbon with spray design) – $5,000 inc GST
OPTIONAL EXTRAS inc GST
Foot pump: $100
Foot strap: $30
Carbon platform seat: $170
Neoprene Carry Handles: $36