The Practical Handbook of Kayaking & Canoeing
Step-by-step Instruction in Every Technique, From Beginner to Advanced Levels, Shown in More Than 600 Action-packed Photographs and DiagramsBook - 2014
Paddling in kayaks and canoes offers enormous scope for young children, teenagers and adults alike in terms of recreational fun, touring and camping holidays. This book provides practical advice on where to paddle, clothing and equipment, how to get into a kayak and a canoe, how to capsize safely, how to hold the paddle, and the skills needed to move and roll the boat. It also explores the fast and furious sports of white water paddling, play boating and surfing, and the competition scene. Illustrated with step-by-step sequences and over 600 inspirational photographs, this practical guide is a onestop reference source for aspiring paddlers everywhere.
Publisher: Wigston, Leicestershire : Southwater, 2014
Copyright Date: ©2002
Characteristics: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Practical guide to kayaking & canoeing