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Where to go Kayaking

Where to go Kayaking

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Kayaking supports people of all ages with the possibility to float on calm waters while enjoying the fresh air, birdwatching, photography, or fishing. For the thrill-seeking paddler, kayaking provides that much sought after adrenalin rush every time the whitewater river or the pounding surf does not gain control. Where to go kayaking Once you have bought your kayak and are ready to go out, the next thing you need to do is decide the location. Every town or city will have waters that are best for kayakers, but here is a rundown of the three main options. Ocean The first body of water where you can go kayaking is in the ocean. Naturally, the area you go will determine how calm or rough the seas are. With ocean kayaking, you…
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5 Kayaking Tips for Beginners

5 Kayaking Tips for Beginners

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Before you start kayaking, you need to follow some kayaking tips. Kayaking attracts more and more people nowadays because it’s fun, healthy, and exciting. If you are a beginner kayak-enthusiasts struck by the spell of this water sport, here are some essential tips that every newbie should know. Here are the basic kayaking tips: 1. Find the right kayak There are various types of kayaks that suit for specific purposes. For beginners, however, choose one that is meant for recreational paddling. Recreational paddling is just casual paddling done in calm bodies of water, like ponds. A recreational kayak is great for learning basic kayaking techniques. You can also use it with photography and fishing. You can use a type of kayak that can take in up to three people with…
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Health Benefits of Kayaking

Health Benefits of Kayaking

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Kayaking is a fun and adventuresome way to have an exercise while also enjoying the fresh air. It can seem hair-raising to some, but kayaking is not as challenging as it looks. Even better if you can learn it with experienced kayakers. Here are some points to know about kayaking as a workout. Health Benefits Kayaking has many benefits far beyond just to enjoying waters. Kayaking is one of the most appealing and rigorous workouts in boating. Popular as a social activity, or an individual sport, kayaking offers one of the most gratifying workouts around. We share a few of the great health benefits of kayaking in this article. 1. Stress relief You're using a lot of energy to move through the waters, but don't forget the emotional gains. You'll…
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Benefits of stand up paddleboarding (SUP)

Benefits of stand up paddleboarding (SUP)

Water sports
Paddleboarding is a relatively new sport. Its popularity went up in the early 2000s, and now water sports fanatics all over enjoy this mixture of kayaking and surfing. Simple to learn for children and adults at all fitness levels, it has many pleasant uses and benefits: Exercising: Stand up paddleboarding is a great way to get a powerful core workout. Trying to find an exercise routine that’s both enjoyable and effective? Well, give a SUP a try. Some people even have different spin as they are practicing pilates or yoga on a SUP.Catching the waves: While classic surfing is notably hard to learn, stand up paddleboarding is relatively easy to start and learn. And instead of wiping out on a surfboard, go out with a paddleboard.Wildlife viewing opportunities: You can easily reach…
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What is Stand Up Paddleboarding?

What is Stand Up Paddleboarding?

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“Enjoy Walking on Water” Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) is becoming one of the most popular water sports in the country! People of all ages find that getting out on the water on a paddleboard offers fun, fitness and even relaxation. What is Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP)? SUP is an excellent way to examine the surroundings and enjoy the warmth of summer days with friends. It’s also a great workout on the water. Unlike traditional surfing where the rider sits waiting for a wave, stand up paddleboarders have a large enough surfboard to allow standing up and keeping the board balanced. In SUP, you stand on your oversized board and use a paddle to propel yourself through the water. SUP is suitable for all fitness levels and ages. For beginners, there…
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Hiking in The Fall

Hiking in The Fall

Hiking
It is the time of year when most people are getting out as much as possible before winter shuts them in. Hiking in the fall is one of the best ways to do this. The fall foliage will be at its best and temperatures are far more accommodating. The foliage colors are like so many balls of yarn, and when the leaves start to fall and swirl it gives you that feeling that you need to snuggle closer to something warm. You can get some really up close photographs when you are hiking in the fall, and the view of a far away area is easier to see because the brush is a little bit thinner. The coloring of the whole forest is different and it is possible to watch…
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Dinner Hikes: Walking to a Meal

Dinner Hikes: Walking to a Meal

Hiking
Can the love of hiking and delicious gourmet food be combined? Yes, with dinner hikes. Oh yeah. We are both avid hikers and gourmet cooks so we looked for a way to have the best of both worlds. We started taking Dinner Hikes. exercising, sitting down and relaxing, eating a scrumptious meal, and then hiking some of it off. In a public park, nearby State Park, or recreation area we find it a great way to decompress after a trying day, have dinner out, and get a workout. No matter where you live there are places to take short hikes in the evening. Limit the total distance to a couple of miles or less. It is important to have time to eat a leisurely meal. Picking a place for a…
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Tips For Choosing The Ideal Camping Lantern

Tips For Choosing The Ideal Camping Lantern

Hiking
If you’re tackling any camping or hiking adventure, it is crucial to get reliable tools. A decent camping lantern should be top of your list. Throughout the year, families across the USA engage in a recreational, and inexpensive, a weekend getaway that often includes camping. With countless numbers of park and recreation facilities across the States, children, and their parents can enjoy the great outdoors, even if in their backyard. When camping, as in any other sport or recreational activity, the key to safety lies in the preparation. Camping, for many families, can overwhelm when not adequately prepared with the right tools and resources. One such tool, the camping lantern, is a necessity. Choosing the right lantern for camping can be equally challenging as the camping event itself. Size of…
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3 Golden Rules of Recreational Kayaking for Beginners

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https://youtu.be/yzISAC04DPY Kayaking for beginners by PaddleTV. 3 Golden Rules of Recreational Kayaking for Beginners: #1 Upper and Lower body separation. #2 Maintain a Power Position with your arms. #3 Torso Rotation And don't lean too far, sit up straight, and use full strokes. Other water sports articles: - What is stand up paddleboarding. - Health benefits of kayaking.
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Flyboard

Flyboard

Water sports
Charleston City Paper is checking out Flyboard. https://youtu.be/SzfnFokbZ54 Full article. The Flyboard is the cutting edge of watersport technology. Rider stands on a board joined by a hose to a watercraft. Water comes under pressure through a hose to a pair of boots with jet nozzles underneath. It provides thrust for the rider to fly up to 50 ft. Hydrofly Watersports offers Flyboard lessons in Charleston and Myrtle Beach. http://www.hydroflynow.com/
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