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#11287386 - 12/17/15 06:26 AM 38 degree water Kayak roll over.
ProFishermanJones Offline
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Registered: 12/12/11
Posts: 474
Though i would share what i witnessed on the lake the other day
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#11287455 - 12/17/15 07:27 AM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
txmark1959 Offline
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Registered: 07/19/12
Posts: 1174
Loc: Onalaska, TX
WOW

shocked
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#11287468 - 12/17/15 07:33 AM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
Hobie_Splash Offline
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Registered: 04/04/13
Posts: 113
Loc: mckinney texas
At least he was close enough to shore to swim in. You only have about two minutes before hypothermia sets in and you loose it. Also when you go in water that cold your body refuses to breath unless you relax. I know I fell in several times in 50 degree water and the first time I was freaking our because my body refused to exhale. I had to float for a bit and relax before it would. The second time it was much easier since i know what to expect.

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#11287545 - 12/17/15 08:08 AM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
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He was very well prepared with a proper suit and PFD. Was scary he said he took in some water! Lucky he made it home safe, lost about 500 dollars in tackle and a 300 dollar combo from my understanding!
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#11287755 - 12/17/15 09:33 AM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
Rhino68W Online   content
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Registered: 11/06/14
Posts: 6187
Loc: Benbrook, TX
Those losses don't add up to that of his life. Great job quick thinking man and glad he was okay. It's nice to see people helping others these days, especially in that situation! Could have ended a lot worse.
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#11288465 - 12/17/15 02:40 PM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
HERROUTDOORS Offline
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Registered: 06/12/02
Posts: 2513
Loc: Richardson, Texas
One boat was much closer and did not stop fishing to help, wow.

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#11290350 - 12/18/15 11:48 AM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
Matty Offline
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Registered: 06/17/06
Posts: 166
Loc: Plano
Nice to see the power boat guys helping out a yakker. Preciate ya.
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#11290464 - 12/18/15 12:56 PM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
christian myrick Online   content
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Registered: 08/03/11
Posts: 3040
Loc: little elm
How??? That is a super stable yak.
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#11293004 - 12/19/15 10:49 PM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
Cowtown Kid Offline
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Registered: 09/09/12
Posts: 714
Loc: Fort Worth
Good Rescue! Glad you could help the guy!

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#11293063 - 12/19/15 11:25 PM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
Bullet Catcher Offline
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Registered: 10/25/11
Posts: 463
Loc: League City TX/Newburgh NY
ProFishermanJones, top notch work for assisting a good friend of mine. Rich is an accomplished fisherman north of the border. The common thread up here this time of year is safety gear for winter fishing. Rich wears one of the best dry suits on the market and I'm glad he made it out alive. If you're going to fish cold water temps please spend the extra money to protect yourself from the elements. There's no amount of money thats worth your life so don't ever talk yourself out of getting the proper gear. Or even worse, don't let others talk you out of buying it.

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#11296395 - 12/21/15 06:48 PM Re: 38 degree water Kayak roll over. [Re: ProFishermanJones]
ProFishermanJones Offline
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Registered: 12/12/11
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We are always happy to help out others!
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