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Torqeedo Dwayne Taff Kayak Bass Fishing National Champion 2018

Taff Wins $100K in Kayak Bass Fishing Championship

Paris, TN – March 25, 2018 – Dwayne Taff won the Kayak Bass Fishing National Championship held on Kentucky Lake, taking home $100,000. Torqeedo renewed its longtime commitment to the sport and returned to the 2018 tournament as Title sponsor. Dwayne’s 10 fish total measured 173.50 inches, besting his closest competitor by less than two inches. Last year’s champion, Kurt Smits, won with 188.5” inches. “The Third Annual Kayak Bass Fishing National […]

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Torqeedo Boosts Range with New Travel 1003 C Electric Outboard

Crystal Lake, Ill. – June 15, 2017 – The Travel 1003 C is a new, longer-running model of Torqeedo’s best-selling electric outboard with integrated lithium battery. The Travel 1003 C boasts a 915 Wh battery – 73 percent more battery capacity compared to the standard Travel 1003 at an almost-identical weight. Both Travel 1003 models offer the same performance as a 3 HP gasoline outboard engine, with thrust equivalent to […]

Motorized Kayaks: Is It Time?

Motorized kayaks are here. In actuality they have been here a while. I remember looking at the Ocean Kayak Torque years ago. The price tag turned me off but I liked the idea of being able to move quickly if I wanted and still maintain a fairly quiet platform. For a guy fishing in a $200 kayak, paying more than 10 times that for a kayak with a motor seemed […]