Definition of Kayak. Meaning of Kayak. Synonyms of Kayak

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Definition of Kayak

Kayak
Kayak Kay"ak, n. (Naut.) A light canoe, made of skins stretched over a frame, and usually capable of carrying but one person, who sits amidships and uses a double-bladed paddle. It is peculiar to the Eskimos and other Arctic tribes.

Meaning of Kayak from wikipedia

- A kayak is a small, narrow watercraft which is typically propelled by means of a double-bladed paddle. The word kayak originates from the Greenlandic...
- Kayaking is the use of a kayak for moving over water. It is distinguished from canoeing by the sitting position of the paddler and the number of blades...
- Kayak (styled as KAYAK) is an online travel agency and metasearch engine owned and operated by Booking Holdings. The company also runs travel search engines...
- A kayak roll (often referred to as an Eskimo roll) is the act of righting a capsized kayak by use of body motion and/or a paddle. Typically this is done...
- kayaks on calm water. Race categories vary by the number of athletes in the boat, the length of the course, and whether the boat is a canoe or kayak....
- Whitewater kayaking is a recreational outdoor activity which uses a kayak to navigate a river or other body of whitewater or rough water. Paddling on rivers...
- canoe or kayak through a course of hanging downstream or upstream gates on river rapids in the fastest time possible. It is one of the two kayak and canoeing...
- A sea kayak or touring kayak is a kayak developed for the sport of paddling on open waters of lakes, bays, and the ocean. Sea kayaks are seaworthy small...
- Sprint kayak is a sport held on calm water (lakes, fla****er streams, etc. with little waves). The paddler is seated, facing forward, and uses a double-bladed...
- and kayaks with 1, 2 or 4 kayakers. This leads to the name designation of each event. For example, "C-1" is a canoe singles event and "K-2" is a kayak doubles...