Here I am mounting the first 4 frames onto the brackets. I have been leveling everything as I go through each step but this is the first place where it truly matters. Featuring cameo by Corina.

This is the kayak I will be using in the California 100 river race on the Sacramento River June 11. If you haven’t donated to the cause (my entry fee is a donation to Rivers For Change, a rivers conservation group) then hit the button on the right.