C1 Technique

Level 1 > Bow rudder zig zag drill

Launch Video Clip

  • Onside forward power/stern sweep to initiate turn
  • Cross-bow forward power to lift bow, becoming...
  • Cross-bow rudder infront of hips with open blade and offside edge
  • Cross-bow rudder sliced forward pulling bow in new direction (edge flattening through the stroke)
  • Cross-bow forward power/sweep to drive the boat out of the turn and lift the bow
  • Forward power to lift the bow
  • Bow rudder infront of hips, open blade with slight offside edge to initiate turn
  • Bow rudder sliced forwar, pulling bow in new direction (edge flattening through the stroke)
  • Forward power/stern sweep to drive out of the turn and initiate the next stroke