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I absolutely love my Riot Regency!! I recently purchased this kayak for…
I recently purchased this kayak for open water paddling and camping up to 4 days. It has adequate storage and 3 conveniently placed compartments and a suspension net immediately in front (fore?) of the cockpit. At 5'2' and 180#, I can comfortably enter and exit the roomy cockpit. I can also store a bag of goodies at my feet. It turns easily and tracks well. So far, I have paddled in 1-2 ft seas with no difficulty, and I do not consider myself to be an expert paddler. This is a plastic boat.
I’ve paddle a slew of…
The seating is good, although I’m 5’ 8” and 170lbs… so the fitting required some extra blocks added, but once done it fit like a glove.
Anyways, hope this helped. These posts have helped me a great deal looking for boats and seeing how pleased I am with my Riot, I feel obligated to add my two cents.
I am not an expert paddler…
I paddled it on a small lake with strong wind (20 Knots) and 1-1/2 ft wave the wind effect was marginal and the waves, just fun. The secondary stability allows good turning without bracing.
I think it is a fun intermediate/advance kayak.