The Illustrated Handbook of Kayaking, Canoeing and Sailing
|Author:||Bill Mattos; Jeremy Evans|
The ultimate how-to guide to kayaking, canoeing and sailing for paddlers and 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 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.
Bill Mattos has competed in freestyle kayaking to World Championship level as a member of the '95 and '97 GB Freestyle Team, and has been a winner at the Bitches Rodeo in Wales. Jeremy Evans is a yachting and action sports journalist of many years standing. He has been a regular contributor to Yachts Yachting.