RED BANK: PADDLE DAY RESURFACES

rb paddle day 091414 13rb paddle day 091414 5They lined up for a chance to kayak, row and sail our beautiful river when Paddle the Navesink Day returned after a one-year absence Sunday. Navesink River Rowing, the Monmouth Boat Club, Navesink Maritime Heritage Association and other organizations provided participants with hands-on recreational and educational experiences. More photos after the jump… (Photos by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)     

 

rb paddle day 091414 12Jersey Paddler provided kayaks and kayaking lessons at Maple Cove. (Click to enlarge)

rb paddle day 091414 8Future Olympic rower? Could be. (Click to enlarge)

rb paddle day 091414 10Kids got a lesson in crabs. (Click to enlarge)

rb paddle day 091414 2A stand-up paddler found himself in traffic. (Click to enlarge)

rb paddle day 091414 6Navesink River Rowing provided an erg for those who wanted to simulate rowing on dry land.  (Click to enlarge)

rb paddle day 091414 1Monmouth Boat Club offered a taste of sailing. (Click to enlarge)

rb paddle day 091414 11For the little ones: fish printing and other artistic endeavors. (Click to enlarge)

rb paddle day 091414 7Adults as well as kids checked out the rowing shells(Click to enlarge)

rb paddle day 091414 4Someone enjoyed her time in a kayak. (Click to enlarge)