The Illustrated Handbook of Kayaking, Canoeing & Sailing
by Mattos, Bill
A how-to guide to kayaking, canoeing and sailing for paddlers and sailors at all levels of ability, from novices to those with extensive experience on the water. Provides expert tuition on mastering basic skills and techniques on flat water before progressing to the challenges of white water, open water and the sea. Covers all the practicalities of sailing and paddling – from boats, clothing, and equipment to training, reading weather conditions and understanding hydrodynamics.