Re: Found it

Posted by Greg Stamer on Dec 21, 2006

A common way to use these paddles is with the top edge tilted forward, called the "canted blade stroke". It helps to eliminate flutter and gives a very solid "bite". An old article that I wrote that discusses this is at .

If you haven't visited, the Qajaq USA site is all about Greenland kayaking. Some additional information on technique is given at . The forums on the site are very active as well.

Greg Stamer

In Response to: Found it by Jim E on Dec 15, 2006


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