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First WaveWalk Paddle Trip, Kayak Review By Retired Gentleman From Texas

Took my WaveWalk out this morning for my first paddle and decided to take a trip thru some of our marshes down here. According to a google earth retracing of my steps I covered about 5.7 miles in 2 hours … Continue reading

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What Happens If You Suffer From Back Pain and You Keep Kayak Fishing?

This article first appeared on the PAINLESS KAYAK FISHING blog. If you’re suffering from back pain that’s not properly diagnosed, you should stop paddling your kayak and fishing from it, and consult a physician without delay. Don’t start playing with … Continue reading

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Kayaks, Back Problems, Lumbar Support – and the Simple Truth…

This article first appeared on the PAINLESS KAYAK FISHING blog. So, you have a problem with your back as a result of paddling your kayak, or fishing from it for long hours. You ask your kayaking instructor, or your local … Continue reading

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Lumbar Spine and Kayak Back Pain: Facts

This article first appeared on the PAINLESS KAYAK FISHING blog. The term ‘Lumbar Support’ appears frequently in discussions about kayak fishing and paddling related back pain. The underlying assumption in those discussions is that the lumbar area of your back … Continue reading

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