The Scramble Self-Rescue
If you're going to hit the water on your own, you need to be comfortable with some self-rescue skills. Personally, I couldn't imagine hitting the water alone, without having a solid roll. And even with a good roll, you need to have a back-up plan. And you need to have practiced those things enough so that you're totally comfortable with them.
The Scramble is exactly what it sounds like. It means getting up on top and into your boat anyway that you can. And it can be an incredibly tricky thing to do.
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