Water Sports

What Overcoming My Nerves To Have A Nautical Adventure Taught Me

Theresa Albert | Posted 10.23.2014 | Canada Living
Theresa Albert

I had no idea what was to come when I decided to take an offer for an Ontario water adventure -- so I jumped in. I found it to be truly worth the quest to boldly immerse myself in the frigid water of adventure. I saw a whole new world that was right under my nose.

Why Am I Risking My Life for a Boat Ride?

Wave Vidmar | Posted 09.17.2012 | Canada Living
Wave Vidmar

In a few days, I will begin a long, arduous, dangerous journey. Solo, unsupported, no additional assistance, resupply or shadow boat, I will kayak solo from San Francisco to Hawaii. 3,100 miles, 45 to 65 days, battling giant waves, killer great white sharks, and all that Mother Nature will throw at me. Why am I doing this?

The Basics of Boating

Cottage Life | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada Living
Cottage Life

Now that the weather's warming up, cottagers are hitting the lake with the ultimate cottage accessory -- a boat. Whether you're an experienced skipper, or new behind the hull, here are some tips and reminders about the legal -- and just plain polite -- rules of the water.