Sea Kayaking Safety and Rescue

Aimed at beginners through experienced kayakers, this book describes how to deal with hazards, not just avoid them, using real-life, extensively tested techniques proven to work.

Sea Kayaking Safety and Rescue

Sea Kayaking Safety and Rescue

The most comprehensive manual on how to kayak safely in a wide variety of sea environments--from inland waterways to ocean rock gardens, tide rips, surf zones, and the open ocean. Aimed at beginners through experienced kayakers, this book describes how to deal with hazards, not just avoid them, using real-life, extensively tested techniques proven to work. You'll learn fundamental skills for recovery and rescue, and master safe paddling techniques in ocean conditions. Numerous photos accompany step-by-step descriptions of the Eskimo roll, towing methods, self- and partner-rescues, backup strategies, and group dynamics. The second edition has a fresh chapter on fine-tuning your strokes, which will significantly increase kayaking fun and safety.

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Sea Kayak Safety and Rescue
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Gordon Brown
Categories: Sea kayaking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07 - Publisher:

Following on from his hugely successful book Sea Kayak, Gordon Brown brings his vast experience and unique style to this latest publication Sea Kayak Safety and Rescue. Each chapter begins with a real-life incident which sets the scene and helps to emphasise what follows. The underlying principles are highlighted, practical
Sea Kayaking Safety and Rescue
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: John Lull
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-15 - Publisher: Wilderness Press

The most comprehensive manual on how to kayak safely in a wide variety of sea environments--from inland waterways to ocean rock gardens, tide rips, surf zones, and the open ocean. Aimed at beginners through experienced kayakers, this book describes how to deal with hazards, not just avoid them, using real-life,
Sea Kayaker Magazine's Handbook of Safety and Rescue
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Doug Alderson, Michael Pardy
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-30 - Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press

From two of Canada's premier sea kayaking instructors and the leading magazine of the sport comes the ideal book for any paddler wanting to venture safely beyond sheltered waters. This essential handbook shows how to understand weather, waves, and currents; use emergency communications; analyze risk; and perform a wide variety
Sea Kayaking
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Dan Henderson
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-03 - Publisher: The Mountaineers Books

* Features 130 demonstrative photographs and 30 charts and illustrations * Written by a veteran paddling coach and expert in kayak stroke efficiency * Advice from expert contributors throughout adds full range of experience The latest addition to the award-winning Mountaineers Outdoor Expert series, Sea Kayaking: Basic Skills to Advanced
White Water Safety and Rescue
Language: en
Pages: 298
Authors: Franco Ferrero
Categories: Boating accidents
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Pesda Press

White water safety and rescue for canoeists, kayakers and rafters. A completely revised new edition now in full colour throughout. You can find presentation resources of the photos and illustrations below. The writing of this book started when I tried to put some notes together as course notes for the

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