Paddle sport, from slalom to browsing, exists at the highest level of competition, but for many individuals, its biggest appeal is the easy and unrivalled enjoyment of messing about in boats. This book is focused on newbies who are making their first forays on water in a kayak or canoe, and wish to learn the abilities that will enable them to paddle enjoyably and securely. We present the kayak and the canoe, looking at the crucial functions of each boat. We look at the usefulness to consider prior to you take to the water. Next in a series of step-by-step series, the core area of the book focuses on the abilities had to paddle a kayak to a proficient requirement on flatwater. The series start with the basics, such as how to enter the boat, how to sit correctly, and how to utilize the paddle, prior to developing to the capsize and roll, and the strokes had to manoeuvre the boat. The last chapter takes a look at rescue strategies, and supplies important medical understanding and suggestions about emergency treatments in case of troubles on the water.About the author Bill Mattos has kayaked all over the world and contended in a range of disciplines, consisting of freestyle kayaking to World Championship level as a member of the 1995 and 1997 Great Britain Freestyle Team. He now runs a successful business manufacturing kayaking equipment.
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