|The first thing Jeff taught us about incident management is prevention. And this makes a lot of sense, for if your preparations are good and your decisions are based on good experience then your incidents will be minimal, hopefully so.|
|Today we had wild rough seas with dumping waves, not conducive to good surfing, especially for a long kayak. My decision was to stay in the bay and just fool around in the breakers|
|Yoni on the other hand was on a Chaos surf kayak and spent some time at the rock trying to catch the waves. He had some successes but didn`t stay too long|
|Dror was there too|
|And now back to incident management|
. Do you carry a repair kit with you when you go out?
Can you fix a broken paddle if you are miles away from home?
Well this little agricultural aid may just be the thing you need to keep handy. It`s for joining irrigation pipes, this one is 32mm, just the size of my Werner paddle.
|these are the components|
|Here`s how the parts go together|