August 2009

Photos of 2009 GAP Summer Tour, Retreats and Clinics

I’ve had a really fantastic summer of travels and teaching up and down the East Coast.  I’m very grateful for all of the wonderful women that I’ve had the honor of meeting and paddling with in paddling retreats, clinics and GAP Summer Tour events.  I also want to thank all of the host kayak schools

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Whitewater Kayaking Basics: Eddy Turns

Eddy turns (getting into eddies)  and peel outs (exiting eddies) are the foundation of good river running technique and it’s important to practice being as precise as possible.  In my experience, learning and performing good eddy turns is one of the most  challenging skills in kayaking, especially for beginners.   This is partially because a

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