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Updated Articles and Resources

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    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Know How to Float, Swim, and Self Rescue in Whitewater Created: Sunday, September 13, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Know what to do when You fall out of your kayak, canoe or raft. At some point or other, everyone who spends any kind of time whitewater kayaking, canoeing, or rafting will end up out of their boat...
    • An Explanation of the Sport of Paddling Created: Friday, December 28, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      This article explains the basic definition of paddling as well as the difference between kayaking and canoeing." itemprop="description">> Wednesday, March 05, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      This document contains a calendar of paddling and whitewater festivals around the United States. Start filling up your weekend schedule from now." itemprop="description" itemprop="description...
    • Canoe and Kayak Gear Storage Created: Wednesday, November 12, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Nothing is worse than getting out on the water and finding out that some item you’re wearing is ripped or broken. Also, canoe and kayak gear isn’t cheap. It is for these reasons that ...
    • The Different Types of Canoes Created: Thursday, October 27, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Here is a list and description of different types of canoes to help you navigate the different options you have when choosing a canoe." itemprop="description"="description" Saturday, May 30, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Ocean Kayak surfing is one of the best kept secrets in the paddling world. There are so many benefits to surf kayaking in the ocean that it really is amazing why more people haven’t picked it...
    • How to Kayak Created: Tuesday, March 29, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Kayaking is still one of the fastest growing of the water sports in the United States. While it's true that anyone can rent a kayak and begin to paddle, most people don't take a lesson to learn the...
    • Muscles and Body Parts Used in Kayaking Created: Sunday, November 25, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Almost all muscle groups, joints, and body parts are utilized in one way or another while kayaking, dispelling the idea that kayaking mainly works the arms.
    • How to Choose a Kayak Hatch to Install on Your Kayak Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Here are some guidelines to help you choose a kayak hatch to install on your sit-on-top or other plastic kayak.
    • How to Know if You Can Install a Hatch on Your Kayak Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Here's a guide to tell if you can install a hatch on your sit-on-top kayak.
    • All About How to Install Kayak Hatches Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A guide to all you need to know about choosing and installing a kayak hatch on your sit-on-top or other plastic kayak.
    • How to Install a Kayak Hatch Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Step-by-step instructions on how to install a kayak hatch into a sit-on-top kayak.
    • How to Cut a Hole to Install a Kayak Hatch Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Instructions on how to cut a hole in a kayak in order to install a kayak hatch.
    • Kayak Destinations in Central and North Florida Created: Thursday, June 27, 2013 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Check out the unique kayaking, canoeing, and paddleboarding opportunities in Central and North Florida's inland rivers and springs here.
    • Kayaking and Canoeing at Lakes Regional Park in Fort Myers, Florida Created: Friday, November 30, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Here's all the info you'll need to get out there and paddle at Fort Meyers Lakes Regional Park in Lees County.
    • Find a Florida Kayaking Trail Near Your! Created: Sunday, September 30, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Here is a list of kayaking trails to paddle all up and down the state of Florida.
    • Kayaking in Florida Created: Sunday, September 30, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Florida was built for kayaking! Learn all about the coastal, inland, islands, rivers, canals, and springs paddling here.
    • Georgia Canoeing and Kayaking Created: Wednesday, January 30, 2013 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      You can use this page as your guide to find the perfect Georgia canoe or kayak destination to fit your needs.
    • Virginia and Washington D.C. Kayaking, Canoeing, and Rafting Created: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Kayaking, canoeing, and rafting options in the state of Virginia.
    • West Virginia Whitewater Rafting Created: Tuesday, March 10, 2009 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Get all of your West Virgnia whitewater rafting information about the New River Gorge, The Gauley River, and the Cheat River right here.
    • South Carolina Kayaking and Canoeing Created: Thursday, January 31, 2013 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Here is a guide to discovering some of those kayaking (and canoeing) options in and around the state of South Carolina.
    • Tennessee Kayaking, Canoeing, and Rafting Created: Monday, February 25, 2013 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Here is all the information you need to go kayaking, canoeing, and rafting in Tennessee.
    • Paddling in the State of Texas Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Here is all of the information you’ll need to find out where and how you can kayak, canoe, and paddleboard in the State of Texas.
    • Meet the 2012 U.S. Olympic Slalom Canoe/Kayak Team! Created: Saturday, July 28, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      The United States Olympic Slalom Canoe/Kayak team has both familiar and new faces filling their 5 spots for the 2012 Summer Olympics. Here's some interesting facts to help you get to know our our...
    • Can Plastic Kayaks and Canoes Be Repaired? Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      An explanation of why high density polyethylene kayaks and canoes are difficult to repair.
    • How to Repair Damage to Plastic Kayaks and Canoes Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Here are some guidelines on how to repair each type of plastic kayak and canoe damage that are typically occur over time.
    • Dry Suit Created: Monday, June 22, 2009 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A dry suit is a full-body waterproof suit with rubber neck, wrist, and ankle gaskets which keep the water out. Dry Suits are used in kayaking, rafting, canoeing, waterskiing, and scuba diving.
    • Paddling Sandals Created: Monday, June 22, 2009 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Paddling Sandals are a pair of closed-toe sandals that fit securely on the foot.
    • Throw Bag Created: Monday, June 22, 2009 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A throw bag is a rope filled bag that is used to rescue swimmers. One end of the rope is connected to the inside of the bag. The rescuer holds the loose end of the rope and throws the bag to the ...
    • Sea Kayaking Safety Rescues Created: Sunday, November 13, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Kayakers almost never learn the different safety rescues. Not knowing these sea kayak safety rescues can definitely have dire consequences. Here is a skill progression of the different kayak safe...
    • The Best of the Rest Created: Sunday, July 13, 2008 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Meet some of the fiercest competitors that that pose a threat to the American team in the 2008 Beijing Olympics Canoe/Kayak events.
    • An Illustrated History of Canoe/Kayak Created: Monday, May 19, 2008 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Canoes and kayaks have been around from the beginning of human civilizations. This articles features an illustrated history of the sports that use canoes and kayaks. Presenting a history of canoe /...

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