From — World-class sea kayak instructors Shawna Franklin and Leon Somme team up with award-winning filmmaker Bryan Smith—Kokatat athletes, all three—in Sea Kayak Rescues, a comprehensive modern guide to rescues for all paddlers. Using stunning slow motion to illustrate details and real-time footage of rescues in tidal races, dynamic water and the open coast, this film sets a new standard in sea kayak instruction. The DVD is available for pre-order at and

For more instruction videos featuring Shawna Franklin and Leon Somme, check out these selects from C&K’s exclusive “Virtual Coach” series HERE ».