• COP Member Spotlight

    Mary Spikowski, COP Kayaker When I bought my first kayak in May 2000, I could not have imagined the profound impact paddling would have on my life.  My goal was to enjoy kayaking around some of the lakes in Central Ohio.  However, I had a vague memory that it was possible to roll a kayak (as in, flip it upside down and then upright again).  That seemed like such a neat trick!  I asked a local outfitter where I might find other kayakers to learn from.  I was directed towards Columbus Outdoor Pursuits.  Within the next month, I joined COP,…

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