Kirton commander

Key spec
Design: Rounded cross section.
Boat length: 36ft 1”, 1100cm
Date: 1985
Class: Flatwater racing k4
Stability: 2/3


This latest model from Struer, proved a most successful and long lived design. The British ladies K4 used an all carbon construction kayak that we made for them for the Barcelona Olympics in 1992. Composites were becoming acceptable to the paddler.


Struer design made under licence. By Jorgen Samson