In this video, Aquabatics Calgary takes us through all the needs, wants and luxuries that you will need as you take up the sport of whitewater paddling.
We learn about the “must-have” needs to be a whitewater kayaker and how to go through the process of selecting the best gear to suit your experience. Gear discussed in this section include: Kayaks, Helmets, Life Vests, Paddles & Skirts.
Next we will go through the “wants” section. In order to progress as a paddler these “wants” will make your experience much better. This section we learn about proper layers and outerwear including dry tops and dry suits.
Here we learn about whitewater safety and other goodies that will aid in your journey to becoming a whitewater kayaker.