Your #1 source for kayaking and canoeing information.               FREE Newsletter!
my Profile
 





 
Advice, Suggestions and General Help New Topic Printer Friendly Version

  shoulder, rudders, technique.
  Posted by: gjf12 on Sep-24-12 7:14 PM (EST)
 

If the skeg is deployed the boat will generally be straighter tracking and for straight ahead progress require fewer sweeps/steering strokes, and be easier on the shoulder.

However, if circumstance arise where a quick turn is required, then higher shoulder stress could result due to the skeg.

 Great Products from the Buyers' Guide:

Paddling Gloves

Touring Kayak Paddles

Kayalite

See Bags

Boat Loader

Table of Contents

Google
 
Web Paddling.net


Follow us on:
Free Newsletter | About Us | Site Map | Advertising Info | Contact Us

©2014 Paddling.net Inc.
Sweepstakes Banjo Shirt