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A sea kayak practices a roll in a wavy body of water. Photo: Neil Schulman

5 master kayakers share their secrets for success

So you want to ace rolling your kayak? Or maybe you've already mastered your roll in flatwater and want to lock it in so you know you can right yourself every time, anywhere, and in any conditions. We checked in with five pros, master kayakers and instructors, to go beyond tucking, bracing and hip snapping and bring you the secrets of their rolling success.

 

 

A PDF showing a sea kayaker rolling alongside a step by step description.

 

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This technique feature originally appeared in Rapid Media's 2014 Paddling Buyer's Guide. To learn more paddling skills, download our free iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch App or Android App or continue reading here for free.

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