Touring & Sea Kayaking: The Essential Skills and Safety (Paperback)
This guide provides beginner and experienced kayakers with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and comfortably enjoy sea kayaking. Whether interested in touring around inland waterways, or exploring coastal waters, the stunning photography, fun illustrations, and concise descriptions make this book the most valuable on the sport.
Alex Matthews is a passionate sea kayaker and a successful writer--known for his irreverent wit and humor. His articles are routinely published in paddling magazines, and he has worked in both kayak design and marketing for prominent paddlesport companies. It is no surprise that his sign of the Zodiac is Pisces - the sign of the fish. Ken Whiting is a World Champion kayaker and one of the most influential paddlers in the world. He was even recognized so by Paddler Magazine as one of their "Paddlers of the Century." For the past twelve years Ken has shared his enthusiasm and passion through his teaching, and through his production of ten best-selling, award-winning instructional books and DVDs on the sport of kayaking.