Two new Stellar surf ski / sit-on-top kayaks arrived at River Bear Racing this week: one, an S16S Multi-Sport, is headed to a customer. The other, one of the new S18Sx Excel models, is in stock for purchase. Both of these kayaks are outstanding boats, and worthy of consideration if you're in the market. Stellar … Continue reading New boats at River Bear Racing!
There was no question about it: no one got cold at this year's Wabash River races! Oh, it was pleasant enough on the drive over, with temps in the upper 60's, but that was just nature's way of deceiving you into making the drive with the anticipation of comfortable race conditions. The sun had other … Continue reading 2019 Wabash River Race
As we ring in the New Year, it's a good time to start 2018 with a new boat at a great price! All boats have been stored indoors (in covers) and kept in superb shape. I place clear helicopter blade tape along potential paddle strike locations to protection the finish of the boats from damage … Continue reading Happy New Year Sale!
Stellar's recently introduced Rapid-S racing kayak has the potential to boost the performance of a lot of flat-water marathon paddlers. Based on the very fast 20'3" SES surf ski hull, the Rapid-S is even a bit faster, apparently due to the paddler location/balance. As a sit-inside kayak, it can accommodate larger paddlers that cannot fit … Continue reading This may be your ticket to flat-water speed!
Stellar has just updated the SEI, moving the cockpit forward a bit, narrowing the catch, rounding the seat, reducing cockpit volume, installing dual bailers, and making an excellent ski even better. Very likely the fastest of the intermediate skis, with better stability than the elite skis, this boat may be the ultimate all-around ski for … Continue reading 2nd Gen SEI Arriving!