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Ok, I need to know. How did this guy relieve himself? Then again, maybe he didn't think that through either.
#1 is easy - wide mouth bottle.
for #2 you need a proper kayak pan:

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I am wondering .... when it comes to problems at sea.. what ever happened to

Mayday mayday mayday

That is, couldn't another boat in the area be summoned for help


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Re: Ocean kayak rescue

A kayaker does the same thing any cavalryman does. Dismount from time to time. Getting in and out of a kayak while it is on the water shouldn't be any problem.

Discharging from the kayak being illegal of course until you're three miles offshore? (G)
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Yes, it is deeply sad, but not one bit funny.

Actually its the other way around.
Save the sadness for death. He is alive and stupid.


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Re: Ocean kayak rescue

There's several guys attempting this right now, I think its called the Great Pac Race.( this guy is not in the event ) They expect it will take 1 - 3 months to complete.

Back in the mid 80's a guy from San Diego did Monterey - Maui in 62 days.

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There's several guys attempting this right now, I think its called the Great Pac Race.( this guy is not in the event ) They expect it will take 1 - 3 months to complete.

Back in the mid 80's a guy from San Diego did Monterey - Maui in 62 days.
Hardcore.

I wonder if the kayaking forums argue about what constitutes a "blue water kayak." Makes us all seem like pansies....

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