Beyond the Forward Stroke

Clinic

Beyond the Forward Stroke - Boston Harbor Vicinity

Learn the effective strokes for maneuvering your kayak. Find out the proper technique for a bow rudder, hanging draw, draw on the move, stern rudder and low brace. To move you and your kayak closer to your kayaking buddy that has a treat or needs some assistance or away from any obstacle. These are the strokes to make your kayak sing and dance for you. They are also the strokes used for rock gardening in your kayak. Learn these strokes so you can see up close and personal some amazing coast line.

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  • Sea Kayak II
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 2.0 nm

Boston Harbor Boat Ramp 9am

ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST SHOW COVID VACCINATION RECORD!

YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE IF YOU CANNOT SHOW RECORD OF VACCINATION AND OR IT HAS BEEN LESS THEN TWO WEEKS  SINCE THE SECOND DOSE OF TWO DOSE VACCINATION OR LESS THEN TWO WEEKS ON A SINGLE DOSE VACCINATION.

Learn the effective strokes for maneuvering your kayak. Find out the proper technique for a bow rudder, hanging draw, draw on the move, stern rudder and low brace. To move you and your kayak closer to your kayaking buddy that has a treat or needs some assistance or away from any obstacle. These are the strokes to make your kayak sing and dance for you. They are also the strokes used for rock gardening in your kayak. Learn these strokes so you can see up close and personal some amazing coast line.

Route/Place

Boston Harbor Vicinity


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

This is the prerequisite for the following class of practical intro to rock gardening with limited room of UP TO TEN students.

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