By Bill Mattos
Packed with modern, inspirational photography that will captivate the beginner and the seasoned paddler alike, the kayaking manual covers everything from flat water through to ocean paddling, white water surfing and competition disciplines.
The author explains the clothing the clothing and equipment required for every type of kayaking, and of course the different boats and paddles, as well as technique, hydrodynamics and safety considerations.
The kayaking manual has been written from a modern perspective by well known exponent of the sport, and includes many tricks and tips not found in older, more traditional texts. There is also thrilling and informative photos, anecdotes and other contributions from many of the best kayakers in the world today.