Here is the technique I use to learn most new things including new canoe strokes, most people have different ways of learning things but this is the way I have learnt to canoe. Continue reading
Canoeing is an ancient form of transport with different forms all around the world, each with they’re own strokes and techniques. And so the are several ways to keep a canoe tracking straight, but most work on the principle of power then correction, Continue reading
In my opinion this is the most important stroke. Its is the stroke I use when solo paddling and when in tandem. It is one of many strokes to use maintain a straight course, Continue reading
Welcome to Open Paddle, a blog dedicated to all things canoeing. Right now the site is empty, but if you look around the are quite few pages all wait to be filled.
I’m Thomas Barnes, but everyone calls me barnsey. I may only be 17 but canoeing has become a passion for me and along with a few friends we’ll be creating hopefully the greatest canoe site on the web.