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Elderly Kayak Fishing In Florida

Fishing in the closer locales has been kind of slow so I’ve decided to explore a few places farther away with overnight stays. I set up a kayak fishing tour of an area close to Tampa yesterday, and went down … Continue reading

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Two Inadequate Methods of Tackling the Yak Back Problem

Outfitting and exercise are the two customary approaches to dealing with pain and injuries associated with kayaking and kayak fishing. The first method consists of tips and tricks offered by outfitters, kayakers and kayak fishermen, in combination with home-made and … Continue reading

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Eliminating Rotational Motion While Paddling to Avoid Yak Back

Think Safety: Lower Back Pain and Kayaking or “Yak Back” is the title of an article that can be found on the New England Kayak Fishing website. The author, a chiropractor, dubs himself “riddler.” The article discusses certain aspects of the ‘yak … Continue reading

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Pseudo Comfortable Kayaks

Regardless of whether you are paddling, or pedaling, a fishing kayak, any combination of footrests with a backrest will ultimately cause you discomfort of some sort because you’re confined to sitting in the notorious L position. Remaining entrapped in this … Continue reading

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Your Back’s Enemy: the L Posture and Kayak Fishing

The customary L posture that both sit-in and SOT kayaks use forces paddlers and fishermen into a posture that differs from the original Inuit kayak stance, in that these watercraft pioneers constructed their kayaks with neither a backrest (lumbar support) … Continue reading

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Why to Stop Using the Wrong Kayak

Have you been fishing from the wrong kayak your whole life? Unfortunately for nearly all anglers in the world the answer is almost certainly ‘Yes’. Chances are you have been fishing from a traditional sit-in and SOT kayak, which despite … Continue reading

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