|Author||Jon Rounds, Skip Brown, Wayne Dickert|
|Genre||Canoeing Water Sports|
|Merchant||Rakuten Kobo Canada|
|Website||Rakuten Kobo Canada|
2003 National Outdoor Book Award WinnerStep-by-step photos on correct form and essential strokesIllustrated guide to river maneuvers plus information on gear, safety, choosing a canoeThis illustrated guide on the essential skills of canoeing should be required reading for anyone getting into the sport. A section on the mechanics of good paddling is followed by a catalog of the most important strokes, each illustrated in sequential photos, with concise text on the key points. Essential river maneuvers-eddy turns, peel-outs, and ferries-are demonstrated by the Olympic paddling team of Wayne Dickert and Horace Holden, Jr.