Books tagged: kayaking

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Principles of the Ninja Paddler: Efficiency & Style for Kayakers
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
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.
Bitter Fish
Price: Free! Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.80)
Bitter Fish is a colorful, cynical, and very real tale of one man's search for meaning. Thomas's characters are open and outspoken with their (sometimes extreme) opinions, which gives the reader plenty of room to let the ideas in and bounce around.
Sustenance, Silence and Wild Rice
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
What things, people, or places in your life provide sustenance for you? Do those things sustain body, but not soul? Author Mary Anne Smrz finds spiritual and physical sustenance have a common thread. Paddling among reeds and wild rice she finds the connection between two distinct elements of nature. In this story she shares insights about the importance of sustenance.
Truth, Plight of the Damselfly
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
(5.00)
One perfect morning on the water, author Mary Anne Smrz is greeted by loud trumpeting calls of the Sand Hill Cranes and a twanging bullfrog. Then a chance encounter with a Damselfly leaves the insect shaken. The Damselfly's struggle leaves Mary Anne to face her own truth and a personal challenge about honesty.
Restoration, Humans and Nature
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
Can you find some time away in the natural world to rejuvenate and restore? Author and avid kayaker, Mary Anne Smrz, uses insights gained while paddling to enrich her own life and the lives of others. Take an insightful journey with her as she finds depth and meaning in the solitude on the water.
Kayak Technique: A Canadian Perspective E-Book Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
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
Series: Paddlin' On Trademark Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
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.
Fall Off the Couch Laughing
Series: Get Off the Couch, Book 2. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ten humorous essays, most of which were previously published as newspaper columns. Themes have to do with outdoor recreation and are illustrated with photos by the author. (txt version not recommended, as the photos are a big part of the experience)