Story: Canoeing and rafting

Freestyle kayaking (2nd of 4)

Freestyle kayaking

Freestyle kayaking involves a range of acrobatic moves. Johann Roozenburg performs a move called a ‘blunt’ during the White Water Winter Festival, held on the Waikato River in 2004. Roozenburg was the overall champion of the festival.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Canoeing and rafting - Competitive kayaking', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 September 2021)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 24 Sep 2007, updated 18 Jul 2016