Can 2 person (tandem) kayak be used by one person?

So can 2 people (tandem) kayak be used by one person?

The answer is yes, although it might not be very comfortable. It is possible for someone to kayak.

Tandem kayaks are designed and built for use by two people, hence the name.

Not all tandem kayaks are created equal.

Tandem kayak’s weight and style do differ. Some will be easy to manoeuver than others.

Sitting at the front of the kayak would make for difficult going, taking a lot of effort, and not progressing very far.

Best to sit at the back of the kayak, paddling either side as you would normally paddle in a kayak.

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