Joya Todd

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New Thoughts on Corn Domestication

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, the ancestor plant of modern corn has many long branches tipped with tassels, and its seeds mature over a period of a few …

Re-entering a Sit-Inside Kayak - Part 2

Re-entering a Sit-Inside Kayak - Part 1

Kayaking for Women - The Essential Skills

Kayaking for Women - Finesse over Power

Kayaking For Women - Paddle Power

Multi Day Sea Kayaking - TRAK Files Episode 4 - Part 1

Tours, Tours and more Tours

Thankfully, I have been busy the past month guiding tours so I haven't updated my blog. I have been blessed to meet and paddle with many people who …

Sycamore Slough with BASK

This past Saturday I had the pleasure of paddling with members of the Bay Area Sea Kayakers. This was my first trip initiation for the club and we …

GGSKS - A First Timers Perspective

The Golden Gate Sea Kayak Symposium took place this past weekend "in one of the most spectacular and dynamic locations in the world - the Marin …

There and Back Again

Sea kayaking started bright and early in the morning; I found myself seated in my kayak about to be launched into the ocean shortly after 8am. Sea …

No Perfect Kayak

I get it. You love your kayak. You think it's the best. And here's the thing: For you, it might be! But let it be said once and for all: There is no …

Eight Great Pieces of Gear to Take Kayaking

As the founder and producer of the Sports and Fitness Tech Summit at CES each year, I feel the need to take the tools of the high-tech outdoor sports trade out for a spin as often as I can. This year it was a six-day kayak trip -- 70 miles down the Saguenay Fjord in north-eastern Quebec …

Quebec

The Well-Packed Kayak

Even a small sea vessel like a kayak can hold a surprisingly large load of cargo—if you pack smart.<p><b>A sea kayak can haul</b> a couple of backpacks' worth of camping gear, fishing tackle, and wine boxes—and without a single pound weighing down your shoulders. The trick to keeping the boat handling well …

How Kayaking Works

You could zoom down a mountain river gorge as white-water mist pummels your face. Or maybe you'd rather navigate the serene waters of a placid …

Cooking Gear Essentials for Longer Paddling Trips | paddling.com

The ideal paddling party for sharing the cooking equipment efficiently is 6 people, which offers a lot of room for storing everything neatly...<p>Enough …

Beginner Kayakers: Frequently Asked Questions About Sea Kayaking

If you are a beginner kayaker, you may have some frequently asked questions about your sea kayaking tour that are answered in this beginner kayaker …

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