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by smokedogg
Wed Apr 15, 2009 12:55 pm
Forum: Issues/Problems
Topic: Numb Feet AdvancedFrame
Replies: 11
Views: 20269

That being said, I cannot underline how easy it has been for me to start my kayaking career. My longest paddle was around 18km straight, although I did have some leg/foot pain. But the joy of sailing compensated. :) I'm gonna go with the idea of constructing some kind of seat with knee and foot supp...
by smokedogg
Tue Apr 14, 2009 1:11 pm
Forum: Issues/Problems
Topic: Numb Feet AdvancedFrame
Replies: 11
Views: 20269

It really makes me wonder, why AE didn't install a foot brace in the kayak. It feels weird, having nothing to rest your feet on.
by smokedogg
Sun Apr 12, 2009 12:59 pm
Forum: Issues/Problems
Topic: Numb Feet AdvancedFrame
Replies: 11
Views: 20269

Thanks for your input. I actually think the problem is caused by what is descriped here as Short posterior leg. http://www.tumtum.com/kayak/equipment/KayakComfort.shtml When I think about it my legs are never stretched as they are in the kayak. As mentioned: It's common for people to spend their tim...
by smokedogg
Fri Apr 10, 2009 11:29 am
Forum: Issues/Problems
Topic: Numb Feet AdvancedFrame
Replies: 11
Views: 20269

Numb Feet AdvancedFrame

Hello, I recently bought myself an AdvancedFrame, for some flatwater kayaking. I've been using it 5 times now. After around 15 minutes my feet (sometimes right/left, sometimes both) starts feeling numb. An hour in to the trip the pain is unbearable and I must "abandon ship". So far I've tried with a...
by smokedogg
Wed Mar 11, 2009 12:36 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame and Advanced Frame Sport
Topic: Ready for the weekend
Replies: 2
Views: 5171

Ready for the weekend

Yeah, I just took the plunge and bought myself an AF from the UK dealer. It should arrive within 24 hours, which means that I will be able to hit the water this weekend for the first time in one of these bad boys. :P I will probably start out on some smaller lakes and "light" rivers until I've figur...