I’ve got to get my kayak from place to place so when I first purchased it I also purchased a rack system from Thule. There are two major suppliers of rack systems, Thule and Yakima. Since EMS carried Thule and not Yakima I went with Thule. The answer was that simple. When I started Kayaking I did not do much in the way of research. I went out and bought a boat (heavy), paddle (heavy before I got my Swift) and a rack system (awesome).

Yes my original Rack system is the one I still have except for changing the feet from car to car and getting different components for bikes and kayaks over the years I still have the same one I started with. The first car I put my rack system on was a 1990 740 Turbo Volvo. I had the saddle type of holder for my boat. Since I was only carrying one boat it made sense to use this type of mount. I could have my boat and my bike on the car at the same time.

Then I met my wife Allison, she became a fan of kayaking as well so I picked up two sets of HullAPorts so that we could carry two boats at the same time. I am very happy with my initial purchase of the Thule system and will continue to purchase their products. Now, if I would only upgrade the boat I’d be all set.

Help me Get Paid to Blog for a Year! Please Vote.

If you liked this post Please Click a button.


Like this post? You might like these too…

Copyright (c) 2018 BenSpark.com

No Responses to “My Rack”

  1. robinson go says:

    hoping the best for you pal. that’s good and keep it up.


  2. Linda says:

    Kayaking is a popular sport here in the Klamath River Valley in Northern California, but I’ve only done whitewater rafting.

Recent Posts

Recent Comments

  • Rob Martin says

    "nice post, must see" (read more)
  • Rohit Sharma says

    "Amazing Writeup Drew! I have watched Thor: Ragnarok and according to me, it is the best movie of entire Thor…" (read more)
  • Pick Shayari says

    "both you are looking awesome..." (read more)
  • Austin Baroudi says

    "https://twitter.com/Austieb7/status/1012597529807065088" (read more)