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Advanced Paddling

As you grow in your proficiency and experience in paddling, so grows your need for the best equipment, knowledge of the newest techniques, and the latest information. Visit this page for your advanced paddling needs.

The Differences Between the Olympic Canoe / Kayak Events
This article will help you to tell the difference between the Olympic canoe and kayak events as well as the slalom and sprint events.

2012 Olympic Canoe/Kayak in London
Learn all about the 2012 London Olympic Canoe Events that will be held from July 29 to August 11, 2012.

Become a Kayak Instructor
Nearly every lover of the outdoors fantasizes, if even only to themselves, of being able to make a living doing what they love. This article will help you learn the steps necessary to becomming an ACA Certified Kayak Instructor.

Go Kayak Surfing in the Ocean: Surf Kayaking Tips and Steps
Ocean kayak surfing is one of the best kept secrets in the paddling world. Whether you’re a whitewater pro wanting to branch out to the sea or you’ve never been in a kayak and think it looks fun, this how-to will help you on your way to ocean kayak surfing.

Who’s Going to Win Beijing’s Olympic Canoe/Kayak Medals?
At the risk of tempting fate, we’ve decided to predict this year’s Olympic Canoe/Kayak medalists. Be sure to print out this cheat sheet and use it as a reference while watching the games.

Your Road to the Olympic Canoe / Kayak Team
Do you want to be an Olympic Paddler? This article explains the Olympic team qualification process for each country and how many total Canoe/Kayak competitors will be at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China.

Olympic Canoe / Kayak Rules and Scoring
Olympic Canoe/Kayak hosts some of the most fast paced, exciting, and dangerous events in the Olympics. Learn all about Olympic Canoe / Kayak Rules and Scoring in this article.

The New River Gorge Scouting Report
“The New” has become a favorite among kayakers and canoeists looking for year round paddling and consistent conditions throughout the summer. This article outlines all of the major rapids and gives you vital information for running the river.

Advanced Kayaking: Playing in Holes
This video tutorial will show the intermediate to advanced whitewater kayaker the skills and technique they will need to play in holes.

Advanced Sea Kayaking Paddling
The mastery of perfect sea kayaking technique and form dictate the speed at which you advance in this sport. This article discusses the things that advanced sea kayakers do that make them a cut above the rest.

Become a Paddling Instructor
Are you good enough to be a paddling instructor? Why not give it a shot? This article and page will tell you what you need to do to begin the process.

Advanced Canoeing Techniques
Do you want to learn the cross draw, dufek stroke, offside u-turn, high brace canoe manuevers? This page will teach you those and more.

Advanced Sea Kayaking Techniques
Do you want to learn how to back ferry, forward ferry, and how to cope with the wind? This site will teach you those sea kayaking manuevers and more.

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