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Smoother Surfing part 2:

Smoother Surfing part 2: How do I steer this thing? So you've figured out how to catch a wave finally and you're stoked... er, um... uh no…

Started by Jason Bates

0 Dec 17, 2008

Smoother Surfing part 1:

Smoother Surfing: Wave analysis and entry strategy Surfing can be one of the most graceful and expressive aspects of kayaking, joyously ca…

Started by Jason Bates

0 Dec 17, 2008

Hole surfing intro

How to surf a hole: part 1 Sooner or later every kayaker ends up surfing in a hole; sometimes on purpose for fun, and other times .... let…

Started by Jason Bates

0 Dec 16, 2008

BASIC BOOFING I:

The Approach: Boofing is the technique of jumping off of ledges and over holes. Keeping the boat at a horizontal, or near horizontal plane…

Started by Jason Bates

0 Dec 16, 2008

Paddle Float reentry

All of a sudden, you find yourself upside down in your kayak, and you end up doing a wet exit. As you surface next to your boat,it's impor…

Started by Geoff Jennings

9 Dec 3, 2008
Reply by Erik Schorr

The T- Rescue

As the shock of hitting the water and doing a wet exit passes, it's important to keep collected, and to act quickly. Its important that you…

Started by Geoff Jennings

2 Dec 3, 2008
Reply by Erik Schorr

Attaining:

Written by Jason BatesMaking an attainment is the act of "gaining" an eddy further upstream, and is often used as a way to get back up to…

Started by Current Adventures Kayak School and Trips

0 Aug 20, 2008

The Forward Sweep Stroke

Step 1 The forward sweep is a very efficient way to turn a kayak, even a long, loaded sea kayak. We’ll demonstrate this skill turning the…

Started by Geoff Jennings

0 Aug 16, 2008

Fitting a Boat - How to Make Your Kayak Perform Better

Written by Jason BatesTo get the most out of our kayaks, we must remember that kayaks are a craft that is worn, and therefore we want them…

Started by Current Adventures Kayak School and Trips

0 Aug 15, 2008

Bracing - High & Low

Written by Jason BatesBracing is one of those fundamental skills, just like the eskimo roll, that all kayakers need to have. As the title i…

Started by Current Adventures Kayak School and Trips

0 Aug 15, 2008

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