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Getting Into and Out of a Kayak

Getting Into and Out of a Kayak

Alan Bergman - Perhaps surprising, but some paddlers find entering and exiting a kayak the most difficult parts of kayaking especially if it is their first time using kayak rentals. I have seen fellow kayakers successfully navigate their way six or seven miles through...

Essential Gear:  The PFD

Essential Gear: The PFD

Alan Bergman - The American Express credit card commercials sternly warn us, “don’t leave home without it”.  The US Coast Guard has their stern warning, too: don’t engage in any kind of boating without it. It, in the latter example, has many names:  life vest; life...

Paddleboarding Never Boring

Paddleboarding Never Boring

Alan Bergman - For those who love being on the water, seeking an upper-body and core workout, along with some fresh air, but prefer a “vessel” that’s less confining than a canoe or kayak, a standup paddleboard is a perfect solution. Standup paddling (SUP) is growing...

Getting our Veterans Kayaking

Getting our Veterans Kayaking

Alan Bergman - Not all treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) takes place in medical and healthcare facilities. Whilst many would likely expect to see medication used on these soldiers (if you want examples, see it now online), a rapidly growing program...

Spring Paddling – Protecting Your Extremities

Spring Paddling – Protecting Your Extremities

Alan Bergman - What better way to shake out those Winter cobwebs than to hop onto a paddleboard or launch a canoe or kayak? Spring paddling on Lake Winnipesaukee or Squam Lake is the perfect remedy for leaving those cold-weather blues behind us. As wonderful as it is...

It Takes Two To Tandem

It Takes Two To Tandem

Alan Bergman - Though many kayaking purists insist that the only way to kayak is solo, there is perhaps an equal number of paddlers who prefer going tandem; that is, using a kayak that has been manufactured to fit two individuals. Truth-be-told, a tandem kayak does...

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