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What I learned in rolling today...

The old skirt fits my boat better. I like the shorter, stiffer paddle better. Part of the trick is staying in the boat. I always thought those braces were pretty comfortable, but the seemed loose today.

I hit several rolls in a row on the left without the float, but couldnt on the right. I also managed to do a reentry and roll, with the float. Either side, with the float, is coming along fine but I dont think I would be able to pull the float off the back deck, put it on, and roll up. Nor was I able to use the float by hand to get up to the air. Perhaps with the new boat itll be better. I definately will put better thigh braces in. Nor was I able to do the greenland scull to get air. More practice... My full wetsuit is not bad for paddling, I didnt notice restriction in the shoulders. I can put off getting a drytop for awhile. Not sure how it'll be in colder water though.

I'm still doing something quite wrong, as the shoulder is borderline strained. Thats why I stopped.

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What I learned in rolling today...
Same as I always say
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Rolling summaries by EJ and KenK
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I hear ya; Love the Greenland Paddle
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Sorry, Mick
It's cool
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What about all-rounders ? *LINK*
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Link *NM* *LINK*
Some Aussie waveski action *LINK*
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Way to go Sing !
Re: Kayak Jumping *LINK*
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Okay... I'll ask...
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Apology..
Rolling? Does the boat matter?
Rolling? The boat fit matters
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Yes, Yes, Yes !!!
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Sunglasses and rolling
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Re: "Anybody out there with glasses "
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Re: SanJuan Safety...
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A matter of opinion - lay back or to the side?
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As an instructor you need to do them all *LINK*
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The Great Rolling Technique Debate
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