Top 5 Kayak Safety Rules for Beginners

Learn the top 5 kayak safety rules to follow before you head out on the water as explained by World Champion kayaker, Ken Whiting, in this episode of PaddleTV. Understanding the risks and hazards of kayaking makes paddling safely surprisingly easy if you follow a few simple rules.

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  1. Samad Samad on March 12, 2021 at 11:30 pm

    Good advices..thank you

  2. Tobias Pandora on March 12, 2021 at 11:30 pm

    I’m so lucky to live by a super calm river that has shallow banks and very little traffic

  3. Daniel Czetter on March 12, 2021 at 11:37 pm

    screw u

  4. joynthis on March 12, 2021 at 11:46 pm

    Hmmm. Ken Whiting was a freestyle world champ. Now he’s morphed into the president of Dadsville.

  5. ElenaLearnEnglish咩咩英语口语训练 on March 12, 2021 at 11:49 pm
  6. Millers Landing on March 12, 2021 at 11:57 pm


  7. Jay Bae on March 13, 2021 at 12:06 am

    this needs to be put on blast, because of its simple logic. here in austin, many don’t even wear life vests. there should be a law enacted to demand any user to wear at min a type III vest.

  8. Daisy D on March 13, 2021 at 12:07 am

    Wish you had showed how to right an overturned kayak. also specific tips for children learning to kayak.

  9. Bobirt Says Hi on March 13, 2021 at 12:27 am

    Kayaking sucks. Canoeing for life, babeeyyy.

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