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Jonathan Alvarez

Jonathan Alvarez, a Rhode Island resident, built this 17′5″ Cirrus kayak over four-and-a-half years and launched her last Labor Day. He tells us that the birth of his daughter Magdalena was a welcome distraction during those building years.

The design is by Vaclav Stejskal (10 Coolidge Hill Rd., Watertown, MA 02472; Jonathan stitch-and-glued the plywood hull together then sheathed it in fiberglass. He plans to paddle the kayak along the New England coast and the waters of the Adirondack mountains. 

Launching Date:
Mon, 09/03/2012
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