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Day Tripping: Kayak Wisconsin Door County Peninsula Bluffs, Beaches, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks
By Babs Malchow Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
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20 day paddles with GPS coordinates for small watercraft launch sites, public accesses and restaurants with beach landings along the way. The fun to read guide shares the most dramatic bluffs, hidden beaches, lighthouses, entertaining history, coastal landmarks, and 15 shipwreck locations visible from kayaks. This is why Wisconsin's Door Peninsula is a premier kayaking destination.
Riding the Dragon's Back: The Great Race to Run the Wild Yangtze
By Richard Bangs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Desktop Adventure. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The thrilling and true account of the competition to be the first river rafting team down the Yangtze, one of the world's longest and most mythic rivers. When a group of American rafters begins its trip high in the Tibetan Plateau, China's patriotic youth rush to the river to beat the foreigners down their own historic waterway, the "dragon" of the title.
Wind Strategies for Kayakers: Challenges, Solutions, & Mastery
By Jay Gitomer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
Wind Strategies for Kayakers helps paddlers use the wind to their advantage. Loaded with practical advice and plenty of diagrams, this booklet will help you take your sport to the next level.
Paddling the Pacific Northwest
By Wayne Lutz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
River and lake paddling in a sea kayak – not your typical jaunts in the Pacific Northwest. Here’s proof that enchanting journeys are born in dreams of personal exploration. A Canadian paddler heads south to probe the rivers of Washington, searching for “slow pusher” rivers to propel his kayak lazily downstream mile after mile.
Follow Me: Leadership & Trip Planning for Paddlers
By Jay Gitomer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
Follow Me: Leadership & Trip Planning presents everything you need to know to be comfortable leading trips on the water in a single short book. A step-by-step guide, Follow Me includes diagrams and practice scenarios from real life. If you lead paddles in any discipline, you will find something valuable in Follow Me.
Principles of the Ninja Paddler: Efficiency & Style for Kayakers
By Jay Gitomer
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
You know all the kayak strokes but your paddling could be more polished and easy. Principles of the Ninja Paddler will help you make your boat dance by shining light on the concepts of efficiency and style for kayakers.
The Proper Paddler: Posture & Body Mechanics
By Jay Gitomer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
The Proper Paddler: Posture & Body Mechanics is a head-to-toe look at the principles and applications of body position and movement for kayakers.
Missouri River 340 First Time Finisher
By Stephen Jackson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
The Missouri River 340 (MR340), known as the longest non-stop canoe and kayak race in the world, is rated as one of the top 100 American adventures by National Geographic. Covering 340 miles of the mighty Missouri River, only two-thirds of the paddlers finish the race. This book provides the analysis and insights paddlers need to prepare for, and compete in, this grueling adventure.
Kayak Technique: A Canadian Perspective E-Book Edition
By Lindsy Richardson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Kayak Technique: A Canadian Perspective E-Book Edition is an e-book designed to help kayakers of all levels and abilities paddle more efficiently. Featured athletes include Olympians Kristin Gauthier and Angus Mortimer. A secret Hungarian weight training program is described along with many pictures demonstrating proper kayak technique. This book is a must read for every kayaker.
A Season on the Water, Reflections from the Red Kayak
By Mary Anne Smrz
Series: Paddlin' On Trademark Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A Season on the Water is Mary Anne Smrz's second book in the Reflections from the Red Kayak series. Mary Anne invites you to "paddle on" toward your authentic self as she reveals nature's life lessons, discovered during a year of kayak excursions. Whether you are a kayak enthusiast or not, share Mary Anne's thoughts and journal a few of your own, as you "paddle on" with A Season on the Water.
Unofficial 2012 Olympic Guides: USA Canoe/Kayak Slalom
By Kyle Richardson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
This is your complete guide to Canoe/Kayak Slalom at the London Summer Olympics. Learn about canoe/ayak slalom, who is on the American Olympic team and which athletes to expect in the fight for the podium. This guide is your complete insider look at Canoe/Kayak Slalom in the 2012 London Olympics. Includes tips on how to become an Olympic Canoe/kayak slalom athlete!
Paddling Gear You Can Make For The Do-It-Yourself And Poverty-Strricken Paddler
By Richard Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,880. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
Close to a hundred bits of kayaking and camping gear you can make yourself from recycled materials, save you cash and save the planet!
How To Modify Your Kayak To Personalize It To Your Needs
By Richard Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
A number of ways to modify and adapt a bare kayak to something that is personal and more useful than what comes off the display florr.