NBC5 – Kayaking safety tips from Community Sailing Center
by Renee Wunderlich
BURLINGTON, Vt. —
Staying safe out on the water starts with wearing a life jacket and making sure all your gear is in good shape.
“(For) a good paddle, you’re looking for something really solid, one that has no breaks in it,” said Mary Dowd at the Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center.
She said kayaking is fun for all ages, but there are some key safety measures to keep in mind.