Gumotex Rush 1

Drop Stitch Inflatable Touring Kayaks

An innovative solo inflatable kayak which boasts a drop-stitch floor for great performance. A fantastic choice to accommodate paddling in a variety of environments. Optional cockpit cover also available.

Rush 1: £1079.00

Gumotex Rush 1 with a drop stitch hard floor

Gumotex Rush 1 Inflatable Kayak

Gumotex Rush 1 side view
Gumotex Rush 1 optional cockpit cover
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Gumotex Rush 1

New from Gumotex, the Rush 1 has all the features of a top touring kayak it just happens to be an inflatable and will pack down and fit into the boot of your car. Made from Gumotex tried and tested strong Nitrilon this model has a single layer hyperlon hull. This hyperlon designed has complex panels to give a hydrodynamic shape to the bow and stern, something not seen in many inflatable kayaks. The floor is dropstitch and so gives added rigidity as it can be pumped up to 7-8psi.

An optional extra fully removable deck which can accept a nylon spraydeck is also available for those wanting complete weather protection. There are also 2 aluminium bracing struts which further enhance an already stiff hull and keep the deck taught. On top of the kayak there are bungees and a cargo net for plenty of storage and of course room for drybags below decks.

The seat and footrest are also dropstitch for comfort and security when paddling rougher water. There are fittings for an optional rudder. The new Rush 1 from Gumotex is a versatile, fast and capable touring kayak that can cope with grade 2 whitewater and also fits in the boot of your car or even on the bus!

The Gumotex Rush 1 is an ideal solo inflatable kayak that can be used on rivers, harbours and light coastal areas. An excellent choice for the variety of waterways the South Coast has to offer.


  • Cockpit cover - optional as separate purchase
  • Safety ropes on the bow and stern
  • Adjustable footrest
  • Comfortable seat from PE foam with backrest
  • Rubber ropes for fixation of baggage
  • Grab handles for easy handling
  • Fixture for tracking fin
  • Tracking fin
  • Push-push valves
  • Repair kit
  • Transport drybag 80l


  • Length: 355cm
  • Width: 81cm
  • Weight: 12kg
  • Manufacturers Weight Capacity: 150kgOptimum weight capacity may differ - please contact us if you are unsure about the suitability of the Gumotex Rush 1 for your weight
  • Packed dimensions: 65 x 40 x 28cm
  • Max. Pressures: Sides 3 psi Floor 7.2 psi

Recommended Accessories

Distance 2 Part Alloy Paddle

Distance 2 Part Alloy Paddle

The Riot Distance 2-piece Split Paddle is an ideal paddle for use with inflatable kayaks. It is constructed using an aluminium shaft which is split into two halves and can be set to different angles.

Take a look at our full range of paddles here.


Hand Pump

Hand Pump

Dual action hand pump, the hand pump makes inflating your Gumotex Rush 1 much quicker and easier than a foot pump. (Colour may vary)


Bravo D Wings Pump

Bravo D Wings Pump with Gauge

A single action (2.2L) pump with pressure gauge. Fold out feet supports for stability whilst pumping up. Inflates up to 15PSI making this a great option for dropstitch kayaks. Inflates and deflates.

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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.

Click & Collect - Stores Nationwide:

We also offer a collect from store service. 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

Give us a call on 01202 625256 if you have any questions about the Gumotex Rush 1