Sea - Kayak basics

Sea-kayaking is not just about paddling a sea-kayak. There are many skills involved, one is how to paddle (which even is more complicated than just putting a stick in the water).
So, our sea-kayak basics day comprises of a session where we concentrate on 2 aspects of the range of skills required to go sea-kayaking safely.
1: personal experience in capsizing a sea-kayak, self rescue and group rescue.
2: basic paddle strokes, beach entry and beach landing.

As with every complex sport, once these basics are learned they need to be practised. Our sea-kayaks basics days are wet.... very wet. So bring a change of clothes.

Table of Contents

Page title Most recent update Last edited by
How to get to the Tan Ka Wan clubhouse April 17, 2014 12:10 AM Dave W.
What to wear?? January 6, 2014 7:08 PM Dave W.
RULES Page November 30, 2014 1:47 PM Dave W.
Mission and Objectives January 6, 2014 7:13 PM Dave W.
Contact details August 29, 2013 12:56 PM Dave W.
Is an ESKIMO ROLL essential? February 15, 2012 12:39 PM Dave W.
Paddling Technique for more efficiency February 15, 2012 11:43 AM Dave W.
Preparing for your kayak trip February 15, 2012 11:10 AM Dave W.
Sea - Kayak basics February 3, 2012 8:04 AM Dave W.
FAQ December 1, 2014 5:19 PM Dave W.
About Sea kayakers & friends October 15, 2011 12:48 PM Dave W.

Our Sponsors

  • Outdoor Education Asia

    Use of kayaks and professional staff

  • Rico Kanthatham

    A brilliant inspiration.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy