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2014: Post 32 – Aquaforte Club Paddle

Newfoundland Kayakoholic (1 hour ago) - Yesterday was the annual Aquaforte Club Paddle....  I thought I heard someone say they had counted twenty-two kayaks, but my count was only  twenty-one... Sure hope we didn't lose anyone yesterday!! Here's a few pics of the day...  read more...

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How to Train Your Body for High Speed Kayak Racing- Short Races

Jackson Kayak (3 hrs. ago) - Racing isn’t something everyone does, but training for racing is something everyone can do.  On the water training typically there is endurance training in the off season- doing longer pieces- 30 minutes, etc.. I also do 5 minute pieces during the season that work on power. Now- three weeks before the World Extreme Racing Championships, which is a 60 second race down super hard rapids, having power for acceleration and lactic tolerance is the key.  read more...

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Birthday Sea Kayaking

Adventurous Experiences (5 hrs. ago) -  A perfect way to spend a Thursday afternoon with friends, out on the clear turquoise water with the seals and sea birds... sea kayaking ...the way forward...Stunning conditions off Peel on the West coast of the Isle of Man, during this spell of settled warm weather! The sea is sitting at 16 degrees, and likely remain so during September...  read more...

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Why I Foam Roll

Rapid Magazine Blog (6 hrs. ago) - Foam rolling smoothens and lengthens muscles, and breaks up adhesions and scar tissue. It also helps your muscles relax. The result is better blood circulation, which speeds workout recovery and boosts performance. Think of it as ironing out the wrinkles in your torn up musculature.  read more...

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Deer Canoe

Kayak Yak (7 hrs. ago) - Nope, this isn't another post about seeing deer in the water when we're out in our boats. Instead, here's today's question for those unlucky enough to be at a computer instead of on the water: Have you ever wondered what to do with your old, old canoe?  read more...

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