The Art of Kayaking
Everything You Need to Know About Paddling
ISBN10: 1493025708 ISBN13: 9781493025701 Publisher: Falcon Pr Pub Co Published: Apr 1 2017 Pages: 309 Weight: 1.75lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 7.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
The Art of Kayaking is the distilled essence of a lifetime of kayak instruction at all skill levels around the world, with the added insights gained from years of designing kayaks, paddles, and kayaking equipment. This comprehensive kayaking manual by one of the biggest names in kayaking offers more essential detail about commonly used techniques than ever before published in a single volume. Color photo action sequences show how to perfect skills, and how to apply them. Maps, tables, and diagrams walk the reader through essential planning steps. No matter which type of kayak, paddle, or style of paddling the reader prefers, the appropriate techniques are described clearly and concisely. The progression through the book makes it easy to start as a beginner and to access as much information as can be tackled at any stage of development up to and including the expert. It is a definitive manual designed to stand the test of time.