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Paddle Your Own Canoe: An Illustrated Guide to the Art of Canoeing / Edition 1

by Gary McGuffin, Joanie McGuffin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1550463772

ISBN-13: 9781550463774

Pub. Date: 04/13/2003

Publisher: Boston Mills Press

The most comprehensive canoeing techniques book ever is now available for the first time in paperback.

Illustrated with 600 full-color photographs, this wide-ranging book is designed with both beginner and seasoned canoeists in mind. Gary & Joanie McGuffin, North America's most celebrated canoeing couple, discuss issues rarely covered in other how-to guides,

Overview

The most comprehensive canoeing techniques book ever is now available for the first time in paperback.

Illustrated with 600 full-color photographs, this wide-ranging book is designed with both beginner and seasoned canoeists in mind. Gary & Joanie McGuffin, North America's most celebrated canoeing couple, discuss issues rarely covered in other how-to guides, such as developing fitness and balance.

The book offers first-hand, experience-based instruction on outfitting, reading the river, paddling strokes for all flatwater and whitewater conditions, advanced turns and maneuvers, portaging, safety and rescue techniques - even how to tie a canoe on your vehicle.

Recommended by both the American Canoe Association and Paddle Canada, Paddle Your Own Canoe features:

  • Canoeist's vocabulary
  • Selecting the right canoe
  • Selecting the right paddle
  • Portaging techniques
  • Self-rescue techniques
  • Solo whitewater spins
  • Complete flatwater techniques
  • Complete whitewater techniques

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781550463774
Publisher:
Boston Mills Press
Publication date:
04/13/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
809,242
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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