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Mamba 8.1

The ultimate river running kayak for every river runner.

The Mamba 8.1 is larger than the former 8.0, offering more volume with improved volume distribution, increased speed, crisper control and added safety features, including a repositioned bow grab handle for easier access, an added handle near the cockpit, and an added molded-in stern foam wall holder to improve the structural integrity.

Completely redesigned for 2012 with a “Team Tested, Paddler Proven” heritage that's trusted by the most renowned instructors and paddlers in the world, the new Mamba offers serious refinements that will make it the top River Runner in its class. The Mamba 8.1 is larger than the former 8.0, offering more volume with improved volume distribution, increased speed, crisper control and added safety features, including a repositioned bow grab handle for easier access, an added handle near the cockpit, and an added molded-in stern foam wall holder to improve the structural integrity.

Whether it's seasoned paddlers looking to hone their river skills, make the move beyond Class III, or new adventure seekers looking for a predictable, stable, easy to roll power-house to discover the full range of real whitewater, the stylish new Mamba Series will inspire their ultimate adventure.

Also available: Mamba 8.1 Creeker

"10/10" |  Bombflow Magazine, 2012
"Best For Whitewater" |  Men's Journal, 2012
"Best Beginner Kayak" | Outside Online, 2012

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