Our new ergonomic Back Pad for Epic surfskis is made of closed-cell foam and attaches to the seat with a velcro strap. The contoured shape is designed to provide lower back support for paddlers desiring additional comfort while still allowing freedom of movement.
Some surfski paddlers tend to 'slouch' in the seat, and the Epic Back Pad acts as an anti-slouch device! The pad is approximately 1" thick at the top and tapers down. It can also allow our shorter paddlers to better reach the pedals.
Install - Align the top edge of the Back Pad with the highest point of the rear of the cockpit where it is still vertical - just as the seat shape breaks backward for the comfortable 'lean back' cutaway.
If you plan to remove the entire pad and velcro at some point, you should try to first attach a strip of pipe wrap tape to the rear of the cockpit first, and then attach the self-adhesive velcro to that.
*Remove pad from the seat when transporting at high speeds.
Our spring/summer containers have started arriving and, whilst demand is currently high for surf skis during this period, we have many surf skis and kayaks coming in over the next few months. We look forward to our customers getting out on the water in their new craft. Prior to placing your order, please check with Epic Kayaks Australia (0413135140) for an accurate ETA.
All plastic skis, paddles and accessories are available without delay through our store.
Please note effective the first week of October, we have increased our prices for the first time in 7 years owing to rising freight cost and increase in material costs.
Thank you for your continued support and be safe from everyone at Epic.