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How to Self Rescue If You Capsize

When kayak touring alone, it is important to know how to self rescue if you capsize. World Champion kayaker, K…

Kayak Drop In Fail

In case you needed to know how to NOT launch a kayak, this is a perfect example.. Warning: Near the end of …

Rescuing a Swamped Recreational Kayak

Hi. This is Mitch with Coastal Kayak in Fenwick Island, Delaware and today I’m going to demonstrate to you…

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Greenland Storm Roll

A: Set up by holding the paddle on the left side of the boat with the paddle extended forward. Place your righ…

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Wet Exit and Confidence in Whitewater

In my opinion, the wet exit is the important overlooked skill in kayaking because it can really help people …

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Pool Sessions vs. Real World Rolling

I strongly believe that pool sessions are excellent at practicing skills and learning new skills in a controll…

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Paddle Float Re-enter & Roll Kayak Rescue

So when we're working towards the ultimate self-rescue, the re-enter and roll, we can use a paddle float as a …

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Scoop Rescue

I hope this never happens to you, but there may come a time when you have a paddler in the water that is incap…

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