CANADIAN CANOE CULTUREstream: Video: Master the Bow Rudder for Fast and Precise Turns | Adventure Kayak Magazine | Rapid Media
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Get expert tips for avoiding a collision and adding speed and efficiency to your turns

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Brian Pettinger from White Squall Paddling Centre shares his tips and techniques for making smooth and quick turns using this simple, stationary kayak stroke. Turning with a bow rudder is especially effective at speed, when you need to change course to avoid a collision. It can also be used to make subtle direction changes under motion. Try it now!

 

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