Paddling — like most anything worth doing — is worth doing badly, in pairs, and every chance you get. You probably can’t paddle too much, but here are some signs you’re a few strokes past moderation.
1. There are more boats at your house than people. We have four, but they’re really different. Two are sit-in fishing kayaks, one is a fiberglass canoe, and then there’s the dugout canoe I brought back from Siquijor in the Philippines.