Gumotex Twist 1

One Person Inflatable Kayaks

Made from Nitrilon, this one person kayak is light and easily folded away,

Gumotex Twist 1 solo inflatable kayak

Gumotex Twist 1 - Red

Gumotex Twist 1 - Lime colour option
Gumotex Twist 1 packed down
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Gumotex Twist 1

The Gumotex Twist 1 is made from a Nitrilon material yet still incorporates all the features which make Gumotex boats so highly sort after. The single layer fabric hull is abrasion resistant, easily cleaned and quick drying.

This Twist 1 is a one person kayak that’s light and easily folded away, allowing it to be transported in a backpack on your next adventure. Weighing only 9 kg it is easily portaged to the river bank or ocean while also being durable and simple to wash down.

Its features include a removable and adjustable seat and footrests to provide extra comfort, this also makes it easier for both children and adults to use. Behind the seat there’s plenty of room for storing a dry bag. It has three separate valves for inflation, one floor and two side bladders. There’s a safety relief valve in the floor to protect you against over inflation. 

On the underside of the hull Gumotex have fitted a removable clip in fin to aid tracking.

The Twist 1 is ideal for paddling on rivers, lakes, harbours and will even be suited to light coastal use. It makes the ideal boat for taking on holiday with you due to its small pack size and light weight. 


  • Versatile footrests
  • Comfortable inflatable seat with backrest
  • Rubber ropes for fixation of baggage
  • Safety grab handles in the bow and stern
  • Tracking fin
  • Twist valves
  • Push-push valves
  • Safety relief valve in the bottom of the boat
  • Repair kit
  • Transport bag made from textile


  • Length: 260cm
  • Width: 79cm
  • Weight:  9kg
  • Manufacturers Weight Capacity: 100kg Optimum weight capacity may differ - please contact us if you are unsure about the suitability of the Gumotex Twist 1 for your weight
  • Material: Nitrilon®
  • Paddle type: Kayak
  • Max. number of persons: 1 person
  • Air chambers: 3 + 2
  • Packed dimension: 53 x 35 x 19 cm
  • Max. operation pressure: 0,02 / 0,2 / 3,0 (Mpa / Bar / PSI)
  • Cardboard Box  dimensions: 57 x 43 x 25cm

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Hand Pump

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Nationwide delivery available for the Gumotex Twist 1. The delivery price will be shown in the shopping basket prior to checkout. For full details on delivery please see: Delivery Information

Click & Collect - Stores Nationwide

Nationwide Click & Collect available for the Gumotex Twist 1. Collection for orders placed online can be made from any of our Canoe Shops UK Stores. For full details on our Click & Collect service, please see: Nationwide Click & Collect

Please call us on 02380 861341 if you have any questions about the Gumotex Twist 1