Published on January 5th, 2016 | by mpower
#6 Top Post of 2015: Summers almost here: Get Your Paddle Wet!
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Planning to put a paddle in your hand and experience an adaptive trip on the water this summer? If you are an instructor or student then start here and read this great article by Joe Moore of Adaptive Expeditions who is an American Canoe Association Adaptive Paddling Instructor Trainer.
Specialized equipment and homemade solutions fill the world of adaptive paddlesports. Typically they are designed to restore function limited by physical disabilities. Each individual with a disability is unique, and each requires unique adaptive outfitting. Adaptive paddling instructors specialize in matching the needs of each paddler to appropriately outfitted equipment. Each time a new (or newly modified) piece of gear is offered as an adaptive paddling solution, we must critically evaluate for both safety and effectiveness.
Read the full article here. You won’t regret it.
Questions? Contact Joe Moore