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Canoeing

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  1. the activity of paddling a canoe for the purpose of recreation (also called a float trip), sport, or transportation

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  2. Canoes were developed over the course of thousands of years primarily by the native people of North America

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  3. usually refers exclusively to using a paddle to propel a canoe with only human muscle power

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  4. A kayak is propelled using a paddle with two blades where the paddler sits with their legs mostly extended in front of them, whereas canoes are propelled using single- or double-bladed paddles where the paddler - a "canoeist" or "canoer"- is kneeling

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  5. Kayaks are usually closed-decked boats with a spraydeck, while canoes are usually open boats

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