Manage to back alone in his kayak is the first safety rule. Yet, too many kayakfisherman have never try to check if they use the good method. With a SOT, it isn’t very difficult but some yakfisher don’t manage the first try !!! So, train you !
1° The first step to do is to return the kayak.
2° Then, it is necessary to pull your body on the kayak with the head on one side and legs on the other side of the kayak. For convenience, you can take the two sides of the kayak to stabilize the kayak and make a coordinated effort between the arms and legs flying feet.
3° You are now lying face down across your kayak. You go to « roll » to go to the buttocks in the seat while leaving the legs in the water!
4 To finish, you go back legs.
A link to a video camera embedded with steps cut well.
You may have read this article 10 times and watch this video for many hours, it will not change, we must try.