New to whitewater kayaking - Mountain Buzz
 



Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 07-27-2014   #1
 
Dallas, Texas
Paddling Since: 2014
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 1
New to whitewater kayaking

Hello fellow community,

I am new to whitewater kayaking. You could consider my experience to be a complete noob Over a year ago I became so completely obsessed with kayaking. I've had a lot of struggles in my life and kayaking gives me this freedom and love that just can't be matched by anything else in life. Living in Dallas Texas gives me very little places to go. I have set my heart on moving to Oregon, and fulfill my dreams of kayak at every minute I have . My hopes here are to meet new people I'll be able to enjoy my experiences with. By all means not trying to be a pro here haha but nothing beats the adrenalin of watching videos of kayakers hucking a big waterfall or flying down some massive class five rivers. My question is how out of reach is this for most people? Believe me I understand practice, scouting, safety, knowledge, and skill amongst many other things come into consideration. I am in no rush to jump into class IV (duh) none the less III haha at any point soon. But I'm not getting younger (25) and I want to get to that point some day in my life and travel the world running big volume rivers and huck some big waterfalls. I'd love all class waters but those are some dreams and hopes I have. How reasonable is my hopes with tons of practice over a long time. Feel free to tell me your stories. I'd love to hear from you guys and get your feedback. Much love!!!!

emerica5700 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Tags
kayaking

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Topic Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New to Colorado, New to Kayaking.. middyko Whitewater Kayaking 4 10-01-2010 12:30 PM
New Poster...new to kayaking. Question: bamagreg Kayaking | Gear Talk 9 07-14-2010 10:03 PM
New SW Colorado/New Mexico 4-Corners whitewater website mvhyde Whitewater Kayaking 1 04-21-2005 08:31 AM
Whitewater Kayaking in the Denver Area Dave-Bob Whitewater Kayaking 2 08-03-2004 05:02 PM
New photos of Huge Experiences kayaking New Zealand hoya Whitewater Kayaking 0 02-13-2004 01:03 PM

» Classified Ads
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:05 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.