Rush-Hour Revolution

By Kayak

Sep 1, 2005
Outside Magazine
PRIJON Barracuda and WILDERNESS SYSTEMS Tempest 170

PRIJON Barracuda and WILDERNESS SYSTEMS Tempest 170

THE MODE: Stuff your work clothes in a drybag and paddle your way to work. Among sea kayaks, either the performance-oriented PRIJON Barracuda ($1,449), left, or the durable WILDERNESS SYSTEMS Tempest 170 ($1,499) will capably float you across any river, lake, or bay that separates you from the office. THE LOOK: Left, Mildwater PFD ($89) by LOTUS DESIGNS; Whisker sunglasses ($135) by OAKLEY; baseball cap and rashguard, boater's own; right, Locean PFD ($145) by LOTUS DESIGNS; Gascan sunglasses ($90) by OAKLEY; nylon-and-spandex rash guard ($28) by HURLEY; baseball cap, boater's own.
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