Training

Paddling Technique Analysis

Down Wind Paddling

Oscar Chalupsky demonstrates the art of optimising the down wind swell.

 

Interval Training

Useful tips on interval training designed for the serious athlete but can be toned down for the intermediate athlete ,IT WORKS!!!

http://www.joefrielsblog.com/2014/07/high-intensity-interval-duration.html

 Improve Paddling Speed

In order to increase paddling speed, you need to look at the following components

1. An increase in stoke length
2. Increase stroke frequency
3. Greater force production
4. Decrease in water contact

What is your training designed to change?
Genetics mainly determines your stroke length by the length of your arms. You can modify this slightly by increasing your seat height to gain longer paddle length, but this obviously comes at the expense of less stability due to your higher centre of gravity.
The other factors all relate to technique and strength work.

 

Build Yourself a DIY Stability Trainer

Stability Training on your DIY Trainer

Kayak Core Training Part 1

Kayak Core Training Part 2

Kayak Paddling Technique Analysis

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