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Star 2007

 
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Jackson Kayak

325 Iris Dr.
Sparta
TN 38583
USA

Phone: +1 931-657-3530



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The Ultimate Playboat

What’s the “ultimate” playboat? It’s the one that plays best at every feature the river has to offer so no matter what the conditions, you’re in the perfect boat! Whether on big waves, small waves, in a hole, or just in a pool you want to play hard and we do too.



The new stars mix wave-surfing and hole-riding features into the Ultimate combination and will be Team JK’s freestyle machine for 2007, 2008, and 2009.

Fast and Loose yet Friendly: The right mix of speed, carving, spinnability, and user friendliness is achieved! We added a big dose of speed to the 2007 Stars but kept plenty of rocker for worry-free backsurfing and trouble-free landings.

Launches in holes: We took the boat that re-defined ‘huge’ and made it go even bigger.

More comfort: Increased leg and foot room makes this one plush ride – even for slightly larger paddlers.

Lighter Weight: the lightest playboats went on a diet in 2007! Look for 1 pound less weight the New Stars.

I can’t tell you how proud I am of the new Star series. More importantly, I can’t tell you how excited I am to paddle them! Reserve yours today.

User reviews

3 reviews

Overall rating 
 
4.8
Design 
 
4.7  (3)
Perfomance 
 
4.7  (3)
Quality 
 
4.7  (3)
Value / Money 
 
5.0  (3)
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(Updated: August 10, 2008)
Overall rating 
 
4.5
Design 
 
4.0
Perfomance 
 
4.0
Quality 
 
5.0
Value / Money 
 
5.0

A good boat for kids

About the reviewer

i paddle class 3+

Test environment

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Review

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Conclusion

a good boat for kids to learn how to kajak

Review

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About Me
Location: Spain nogeura pallaresa France rhone
Age: 12
Weight: 45 kgs
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(Updated: June 18, 2007)
Overall rating 
 
5.0
Design 
 
5.0
Perfomance 
 
5.0
Quality 
 
5.0
Value / Money 
 
5.0

If you want a perfect playboat check this out!!

About myself


I'm about 5ft 6/7 and am 130 lbs. In the past i have had difficulty in finding boats which i could initiate in flat water, which were fast on waves etc.

About the test environment


The test enviroments were hurley weir on two gates, and a pourover hole as well as a smaller, green hole.

Review


First impressions were excellent, the back grab handle is an improvement on the classic star series. and sitting in it was like a sofa, it is incredibly light too.
On a wave it is super fast, Within 20 minutes i was firing up huge air blunts and a kind of weird air blunt/ donkey flip combo!!!!
In the hole cleans were easy and it loops really easily. tricky woos were second nature to this boat. On the flat it was fantasticly easy to cartwheel splitwheel clean and even flatwater mc. nasty!!! with ease!!!

Conclusion


I would strongly recommend this boat as it is suitable for any small build person who wants to do freestyle and learn more at the same time. I could n't fault this boat as it was easy to roll, fast, slicey, bouncy, explosive and smooth. GREAT BOAT!!!!!

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About Me
Location: UK
Age: 16
Weight: 55 kgs
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(Updated: March 28, 2007)
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Design 
 
5.0
Perfomance 
 
5.0
Quality 
 
4.0
Value / Money 
 
5.0

Best boat for 150lb paddler

About myself

Paddling 9 months

About the test environment

Rio vist park @ 250

Review

This boat feels smooth. I am learning somthing new every day since I got it. Very fast and forgiving.Cartwheels sre automatic.

Conclusion

I love this boat!

Review

Affiliated
No
About Me
Location: San Marcos Texas
Age: 51
Weight: 68 kgs
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