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Perception Expression 11

Recreational Touring Kayak

Based on the popular Expression 14 & 15, the Perception 11 is a scaled down version that is even more nimble and manoeuvrable.


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Perception Expression 11


The Perception Expression 11 is a small and nimble touring kayak that is British made and designed for paddling around the south coast, this light manoeuvrable 11’ touring kayak is ideal for paddling along lakes, rivers, canals, estuaries and coastlines. Its shallow V shape hull makes this boats quick at cutting through the water and doesn’t compromise its stability.  It’s suitable for beginner and intermediate paddlers with its performance building confidence and developing kayaker's skills.  


The Perception Expression 11 has a rear storage hatch with enough capacity for camping equipment for an overnight trip. It’s fully equipped with a drop down skeg to help with its tracking, adjustable thigh braces, seat and footrest to ensure that extra comfort on the water.


The Expression 11 will offer you comfort with its high adjustable backrest, it’s adjustable to provide lumbar support, ideal for longer days out on the water. Its seat comes standard with some leg lifter adjustments meaning you can get great connectivity with your thighs and the inside of the kayak, this will help with stability and paddling in choppier conditions. Complete with adjustable footrest and thigh braces mean the Expression 11 will accommodate for a wide range of people.

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  • Superlinear Polyethylene Shell

  • Bow and Stern Deck Rigging

  • Adjustable Pedal Footrests

  • Stern Bulkhead

  • TruTrak Skeg System

  • Zone DLX Seating System with Leg Lifters

  • Adjustable Padded Thigh Braces

  • Oval Dual Density Stern Hatch

  • Retractable Carry Handles



  • Length: 353 cm / 11'7"

  • Width: 65 cm / 25.75"

  • Manufacturers Weight Capacity: 114 kg / 250 lbsOptimum weight capacity may differ - please contact us if you are unsure about the suitability of the Perception Expression 11 for your weight
  • Weight: 20 kg / 44 lbs

  • Cockpit Length: 90 cm / 35.5"

  • Cockpit Width: 50 cm / 19.75"


Sea Spray Perception Expression 11

Sea Spray

Sunset Perception Expression 11


deja vu Perception Expression 11

Deja Vu

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Delivery Information

Delivery of Clothing, Equipment, Accessories, Paddles & Inflatable Boats/Boards:

We offer a delivery service throughout the UK & Northern Ireland. Most deliveries arrive within 1-3 working days, although some deliveries may take longer.

Delivery of Kayaks & Canoes:

We offer a delivery service on most kayaks & canoes covering most of the UK & Northern Ireland - Some products and areas are excluded. We provide a bespoke delivery service for canoes and kayaks to improve the level of service and minimise the risk of damage.

Most Kayak & Canoe deliveries arrive within 1-2 weeks (not guaranteed) from confirming your order. The majority of Canoe & Kayak deliveries will be quicker than this but some may take longer.

For further information, please read our Delivery Information page.


COVID-19 Update - Click & Collect Temporarily Suspended

For the continued safety of our customers and colleagues our Click & Collect Service is temporarily suspended. Orders can still be placed through our website for "Contactless Collection", however collection of orders will not be possible until normal contactless collection services resume.

Please call us a call on 02380 861341 if you have any questions about the Perception Expression 11