Published/Written by: British Canoe Union, Franco Ferrero (Editor)
Written by enthusiastic and current British Canoe Union coaches and practitioners, this book is an invaluable source of information for both novice and expert alike. For the newcomer it will provide a firm foundation in their chosen aspect of the sport. The coach or experienced paddler will find it invaluable as: 1. An update to current theory and practice. 2. An introduction to new aspects of the sport. 3. A pointer to other sources of information such as relevant books and websites.
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This is a comprehensive manual for planning sea kayaking expeditions, covering everything from provisioning, equipment, navigation and bivouacking to kayak sailing. It includes first aid kit and repair lists, as well as tips on navigation, weather and safety.
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This book offers the complete plans and detailed building instructions for an authentic Aleutian Kayak - the ancient voyaging and hunting craft of the nomadic Unangan of Alaska. Plans based on originals in museums in Oregon and California are included. Kayaks can be built to fit owner's exact dimensions using simple hand tools and readily-obtainable materials.
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This volume details three kayak designs from Chris Kulczycki. It contains building instructions and sections on paint and varnish, seat construction, power tools, computer programs for amateur designs and tips on building multi-chine and round-bottom boats.
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