Paddling alone doesnít have to be dangerous

Posted by: MBR on Sun May 4th, 2014 8:26 am
John Christie: Paddling alone doesn't have to be dangerousPrecautions can make for a perfect trip.Any of us who have taken a kayaking safety course will remember the stern admonition of our mentors: Never paddle alone. Well, Iím here to tell you we were all done a disservice if the warning was given without the following caveat: Unless you are competent, confident and well prepared. I say this because of the value of developing the ability to handle alone whatever surprises you might confront on an excursion, which will make you...Read more: http://www.pressherald.com/sports/John_ ... rous_.html