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  • Rigid polyethylene hull withstands years of use without the need for maintenance
  • Supportive padded seat offers superb comfort; adjustable back pad personalizes the height and the angle of recline
  • Adjustable footbrace system and padded foam thigh / knee braces help maintain proper paddling posture and add comfort
  • Stern hatch with bulkhead provides dry cargo storage; shockcord deck rigging for additional gear storage
  • Replaceable skid plate on the bottom of the hull increases durability and prolongs life of kayak
  • Comfortable carry handles at bow and stern make trips to and from the water easy

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Best Use Flatwater Kayaking
Material(s) Rotomolded polyethylene
Length 10 feet
Width 29.5 inches
Depth 15.25 inches
Weight 42
Cockpit Size 51 x 23 inches
Seat Type Padded / Foam
Number of Paddlers 1
Hatch Capacity Unavailable
Weight Capacity (lbs) 275 pounds
Tracking System None
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perception Kayak This kayak, which was purchased for my wife's birthday, is meeting all her expections. It is wide enough and very stable. For an newby to kayaking, she was extremely pleased with the way it handled and responded to her paddling. She plans on using it frequently from now on in her exercise regimen, and in concert with the other women on our side of the lake to share time together.
Date published: 2016-05-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great little kayak I have taken this out a couple of times and my wife has taken it out too. It is nice that it is light enough for both of us to lift it on top of our car by ourselves. It works great on the water and turns well. I wouldn't want to use it with big waves though, but if you just want to go around a lake it is great.
Date published: 2016-06-28
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Is there a drain plug?

Asked by: Jf351980
The picture shows a drain plug. Look at the top rear of the kayak. I bought this Kayak 2 yrs ago and it has a plug in the same place, which actually makes absolutely no sense as that is over the sealed in compartment where no water should be able to get to as there is a bulkhead behind the seat. The drain plug should be in the front where you are most likely to get water coming in. Have no idea what they were thinking in this design. I carry a large sponge with me to get water out. Other than that, I am happy with this boat. Using it on flat and Class l & ll rivers.
Answered by: Clinch River paddler
Date published: 2017-05-23

Is this the same Perception kayak as the Wave 10?

Asked by: D Pool
​According to Perception, the Wave 10 is made for a specific company. The Prodigy 10 is the same hull mold, but may have some minor cosmetic differences.
Answered by: REIservice
Date published: 2017-02-28

We are looking for kayaks to take on a class 1/2 river, like the Spring River in Hardy, AR. Should this work? Does it have a skirt? Can you paddle straight in slow water easily? Thanks!

Asked by: SaraO
The Prodigy 10.0 Kayak is suitable for class 1 and 2 rivers. This kayak does not come with a skirt but one can be purchased separately. The 10' design and lack of a skeg lessens this kayaks ability to hold a straight line when paddling in a current, however, some of this ability is dependent on the strength of the current, wind and the paddler's technique.
Answered by: REIservice
Date published: 2017-01-16

Can this kayak be used in the ocean?

Asked by: mikey
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