Basics

Whether it’s passing information along a raging river channel, across a wide expanse of ocean or…

Any re-entry type of rescue, whether a solo effort or assisted, can be taxing on the capsized…

Attempting to re-enter your kayak after a capsize can be a very exhausting effort, even with the aid…

By learning and using the J-stroke on your SUP you can not only catch waves better & faster but…

Firm foot support is key to proper kayak posturing in the cockpit. Bracing your feet while paddling…

Protecting or shielding your hands from the elements while kayaking makes gloves and other…

Weekly Paddling & Safety Tips Capsize Recovery - Rolling Capsized Kayaker Assist Bracing…

A paddle float aid is a critical self-rescue/re-entry tool for the lone kayaker. When used as an…

Adhering to the fundamental safety rule that a lifejacket should always be worn when out on the…

Wondering what to wear when going paddling? Answer 4 quick questions and instantly learn what you need…

Even though the weather is getting warmer, most likely the water is still cold. Watch this video…

This is Marshall Seddon, from The River Connection, a kayak specialty store and instructional center in…

Your Guide to Inexpensive Boards We all like to shop for a bargain. But let's be clear, when we say…

SUP Low Bracing and SUP High Bracing This is going to be really important to learn to navigate…

Your Guide to Finding an Inexpensive Kayak We all like to shop for a bargain. But let's be clear,…

Here's a list of ten tips that I found useful when paddling with different groups. Paddling group…

Mention “pool session” and the first image that pops into most kayakers minds is a class in how to roll.…

Where I am temperatures are dropping, so it's almost dry suit weather. With that here's a video with…

This video’s going to be about cold water paddling. Might be one of the most important ones that I do.…

Whether you are done paddling for the season yet or not, one thing is inevitable, you are going to need…

In October 2017, four friends and I paddled 150 miles down the upper Missouri River from Fort…

For this video I want to talk about six things that I like to try to do, in order to deal with and…

Always paddle responsibly. Always.

For nearly 40 years, I canoed one or more Canadian or Alaskan rivers each summer. In the late 1970's, I…