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  Definitely involves a push
  Posted by: willi_h2o on May-09-13 2:30 PM (EST)
 

I wouldn't be too concerned with pulling since
that kills the torso rotation mechanism.

I liked the beach ball analogy in this video
to break the bad habit of pulling the paddle.
http://youtu.be/XCyikqdIhmY

This article made me a better paddler
http://www.usawildwater.com/training/fwdstroke.html

Pushing across the center line of the boat
with your top hand is key to transferring
your rotational power to the blade.

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