One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A small, highly manoeuvrable kayak.
- ‘Cindy has been paddling for 20 + years in all kinds of boats including, whitewater kayaks, squirt boats, surf kayaks, sea kayaks and canoes.’
- ‘Rod tells of 30-second mystery moves in squirt boats during big water tours, boats being sucked into whirlpools created by potholes and ledges 100 feet below the surface.’
- ‘Many of the older and more experienced guys I paddle with were into squirt boats in one form or another.’
- ‘Most of the time squirt boats are for advanced paddlers and are built specifically for their body.’
- ‘Fiberglass, carbon and Kevlar are generally reserved for racing, competition and squirt boats.’
- ‘In the hands of an experienced paddler, the squirt boat twists, spins, and leaps with amazing agility.’
- ‘There are new squirt converts all the time, people are always seeking used squirt boats to test the waters in.’
- ‘The ability to do mystery moves is what really differentiates squirt boats from plastic playboats.’
- ‘Unless one is partial to squirt boats, it is difficult to design a sea kayak that won't have enough room for more gear than any well-heeled paddler should own.’
- ‘I'd put a scuba tank in my squirt boat so I could stay down longer, but I barely have room for my legs!’
- ‘The Hellbender is a hard-chined squirt boat designed for paddlers with a 28-32’ inseam.’
- ‘Speaking of slalom boats, they're halfway between ordinary river-running craft and squirt boats.’
- ‘Touring kayaks, tripping canoes, squirt boats, inflatables, and sit-on-tops are all just a few of the options out there.’
- ‘Someone with a longer squirt boat could tap in for a better mystery.’
- ‘The cross-section of a squirt boat is an upside-down wing that exerts downward forces instead of an upward lifting force.’
- ‘Recall it having the same discomfort level as the couple of times that I have tried squeezing into squirt boats.’
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