|Nigel Foster DVD Combo Pack (6 Discs)
Produced by Starling Productions
Get the entire Nigel Foster Sea Kayaking Collection. All six discs are packed with great information to make you a better paddler. World-renowned paddler, author, and instructor Nigel Foster leads you through all six DVD's.
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- #1 Getting Started - DVD
The fundamentals of everything you need to know to get started in sea kayaking. World-renowned author and instructor Nigel Foster gives you the detailed information you need including the history of kayaking, boat selection hull design, gear, clothing and safety equipment. This DVD, the 1st in Nigel Foster's Sea Kayaking series, is packed full of information that will make you a better paddler. Length: 45 Minutes
- #2 Essential Strokes - DVD
Paddling forward, turning, moving sideways and backwards, this DVD, the 2nd in the Nigel Foster's Sea Kayaking series, examines the quiver of techniques required to get you around in your kayak. Go beyond the essential safety procedure that you practice in case you should overturn. Learn how to rescue another paddler, and how to help in your own rescue. This volume offers a good grounding in essential skills. Length: 75 Minutes
- #3 Directional Control - DVD
Quit fighting the effects of wind, current and waves and learn how to make your boat go exactly where you want, when you want. Nigel Foster gives you multiple layers of techniques, blends one with another and highlights why certain techniques work better than others depending on the conditions. This DVD, the 3rd in Nigel Foster's Sea Kayaking series, will teach you the secrets of paddling in a straight line or turning with ease, regardless of wind direction. Regardless of your skill level, this is a must-have video because it's loaded with essential info that will help you become an efficient and safe paddler. Length: 75 Minutes
- #4 Rescues - DVD
A capsize to a kayaker may be an inconvenience but should not be a problem. This DVD, the 4th in Nigel Foster's Sea Kayaking series, offers both mental and technical solutions. Learn how to empty a kayak at sea, how to re-enter you own kayak from the water, and how to take control of a rescue until the swimmer is safely back in her kayak. A number of different techniques are covered, with guidance as to how to decide which method is best for each situation. Length: 60 Minutes
- #5 Forward Paddling - DVD
Keep up with your paddling friends with minimum of effort. This DVD, the 5th in Nigel Foster's Sea Kayaking series, helps you learn good blade placement, efficient application of power and how to keep a straight course without wasting precious energy. What causes blade flutter and why do kayaks weathercrock? What part of your feet, legs and torso play in your forward stroke, and how can you modify your stroke or take advantage of a following sea? Learn the answers and much more from someone who has fine-tuned the forward stroke through thousands of miles of expedition paddling. Length: 55 Minutes
- #6 Rolling & Bracing - DVD
If you have a reliable roll and brace, your confidence level in a kayak will rise to new levels. In this DVD, the 6th in Nigel Foster's Sea Kayaking series, Nigel looks at some non-intimidating ways to learn a roll, examines the essential components of different braces and a variety of practical everyday rolling techniques. Length: 50 Minutes
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Follow the adventures of five paddlers as they explore the scenic beauty, abundant wildlife, giant frozen glaciers and personal challenges of kayaking Kenai Fiords in Alaska. Twelve days of paddling in one of the most dangerous and pristine environments in the world. Featuring Robert Starling, Tom Pogson, Fiona Whitehead, Mark Prator and Chris Siegfried. Approx TRT 15:00.