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One of the most up-to-date, inspiring, and helpful guides to kayak surfing ever published, "Kayak Surfing" is a modern and visually dynamic resource by a leading expert in the sport. From basic principles to surfing etiquette, advanced technique, and the psychology and philosophy of ocean wave riding, this book covers it all.
Throughout the book are stunning photos of author Bill Mattos and other top kayak surfers in action, many from pioneering surfing ventures across the globe--from Cornwall in the United Kingdom, to South Africa, to Tahiti. Mattos's conversational style and clear explanations further ensure that "Kayak Surfing "is a must--whether you're an experienced surfer or have yet to make the leap. It will have you pushing the boundaries, pulling off the latest moves, towing into ever more implausible wave faces . . . and traveling to ever more remote reaches of the earth in
search of adventure. This book covers
- What you'll need
- Where to start
- Getting to the wave (before it gets to you)
- Taking off
- Ride direction
- Simple turns
- Controlling speed
- The kayak surfer's Ten Commandments
- Core moves
- Racing ahead
- Carving around
- Tucking under
- Workin' it
- Rip till you die
- Radical moves
- The mystical stuff
- Training & fitness
- Gear and clothing
About the Author :
Bill Mattos has contributed to Kayak Surfing as an author.
Bill Mattos has been kayaking for over thirty years and has paddled all over the planet in pursuit of an ambition to kayak on every continent and in every ocean. Bill has worked as a professional kayaker, designer, writer, model, photographer and videographer as well as being involved in the business and marketing side of the kayaking industry.
|Title:||Kayak Surfing||Publisher:||Falcon Press Publishing|
|No. of Pages:||159|
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