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Canoeing is a water-based activity that involves paddling a canoe. The Canoeist is sat or kneels in the canoe and has a paddle (a long pole with blades on each end) the canoeist then propels himself through the water by paddling or canoeing. Canoeing is for recreation, sport and a form of transport in particular where river systems are navigable by larger boats or water is choppy and broken up with rocks also known as white water canoeing or white-water kayaking. Canoes are also widely used on river systems that cannot be un navigable their entire course known as portage where the light weight of a canoe makes it possible to carry over land to the next body of water.
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When were canoes invented?

The oldest canoes that we have discovered date back to 8000 BCE,  but the technology was probably invented even earlier than that.  Since this predates writing and canoes te

What is a canoe made of?

Canoes can be made out of a variety of materials. In pre-historic times, canoes were made either from large logs that had been hollowed out, or from tree branches, pine pitch

How do you pronounce canoe?

I've only heard it pronounced "cah-new". This is in the Midwestern United States.

What is freestyle canoeing?

Freestyle canoeing is form of canoeing adopted forquiet still water canoeing and empahasizes smooth and efficient paddling and good boat control.

How long is a canoe?

Canoes come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Their length generally ranges from 14 feet to 18 feet, but some are as short as 10 feet and some as long as 30 feet or more. The

Who is Robinson cano?

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What are canoes made from?

The canoes of today are made from many materials, including aluminum, fiber glass, plastic, carbon fiber, wood, even bark as in yesteryear, and the combination of any and/or a

What is canoe made of?

  Canoes can be made of lots of materials including plastic, aluminium, fibre Glass, Canvas on a frame, plywood, birchbark, cardboard...

What is the stern of a canoe?

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