Tricks For Launching and Landing Your Sea kayak

Launching and landing your sea kayak can be tricky.

The following video is a brief tutorial that demonstrates techniques for launching and landing your sea kayak.

This video is not a substitute for actual training , but serves as a great primer. There are a number of great tips including the use of thigh braces for better stability.

Also covered are the 3 methods of landing your kayak. Broaching ( leaning into a wave that pushes you into the beach), Ride the wave in and the use of the paddle as  a rudder for riding the wave in or paddling in  backwards.

Watch the following video with Paddle Jas to see these techniques in action.




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