|Kayaking: The Ultimate Guide is the 10th of an award-winning series of books and DVDs by world renowned kayak instructor, Ken Whiting. Whether your interest in kayaking stems from the desire to get outside and exercise, spend time with your friends and family, or explore the endless waterways that surround you, this easy-to-read guide makes paddling fun and safe for both new and experienced paddlers looking to broaden their horizons. You''ll learn about: -How to choose the right equipment -The essential strokes, maneuvers, and paddling techniques -Capsize recoveries -Paddling on the ocean and in surf zones -Paddling on rivers, lakes and in moving current -How to get the most out of your kayak -How to stay safe on the water -Paddler''s first aid -And much more. Published in a large, full color format with over 200 stunning photos from around North America|
From the Publisher:
An instructional guide to kayaking covers both sit-on and sit-in kayaks with information on such topics as carrying a kayak, essential strokes, techniques, and basic safety.