Harry Roberts and Steve Salins guide canoeists in everything they need to know, such as choosing the right paddle, safe launches, basic forward, turning and correction strokes, and working in wind, waves, and moving water.
BASIC ILLUSTRATED CANOE PADDLING
Discover how to:
- Choose a paddle and outfit a canoe
- Launch a canoe safely
- Perform the basic forward, turning, and correction strokes
- Maneuver the canoe
- Paddle in wind, waves, and moving water
Richly illustrated and information-packed tools for the novice or handy reference for the veteran, Falcon Guides' BASIC ILLUSTRATED books distill years of knowledge into affordable and visual guides. Whether you're planning a trip or thumbing for facts in the field, the BASIC ILLUSTRATED series shows you what you need to know.
About the Author
Harry Roberts was an avid canoeist who advocated a more efficient paddling style. He was editor of Wilderness Camping and Paddler magazines, and founder and editor of Canoesport Journal. Steve Salins is a veteran paddling instructor and the Canoe Technique columnist for Canoe & Kayak magazine.
|Title||Basic Illustrated Canoe Paddling|
|Author||Harry Roberts & Steve Salins|
|Publisher||Falcon Guides; 1st edition (March 4, 2008)|
|Item Weight||0.494 ounces|
|Dimensions||6 x 0.31 x 9 inches|
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