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Pirogue #13343806 11/16/19 02:20 PM
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Could this pirouge be considered a kayak for fishing in tournaments
I am converting it to remote steering and speed control. I am also thing about selling it.
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Re: Pirogue [Re: Micheal] #13343936 11/16/19 05:15 PM
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I'm not sure about the technical definition of a kayak vs pirogue... however, tournaments allow Hobie Pro Anglers and one has to stretch to call it a Kayak (I call my PA a yak for lack of a better term, but it's more of a boat in my opinion).

Aside from the technicalities of what makes a "kayak", many tournaments are limited to human power. Electric motors are being allowed more and more, but to the best of my knowledge, human power is still the norm.

Re: Pirogue [Re: Micheal] #13344722 11/17/19 03:34 PM
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Just wondering as there are some tournaments here at Fork that I might be interested in fishing.


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Re: Pirogue [Re: Micheal] #13345965 11/18/19 07:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Micheal
Just wondering as there are some tournaments here at Fork that I might be interested in fishing.


Most kayak tourneys require paddle or pedal power (human power). A few that may represent a fund raiser may allow electric.

Re: Pirogue [Re: Micheal] #13354586 11/27/19 04:58 PM
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Pretty cool rig! thumb


Just one more cast!

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Re: Pirogue [Re: Micheal] #13355635 11/28/19 03:43 PM
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Just updated the TM. Installed a 55# Power Drive with remote control. No more foot pedal.
This should be awesome to operate. Thinking about adding Spot Lock. cool


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