Tag: Jim Cowig

Haiku To Yackers

Haikus To Yackers Video of Jeff Kozlovich kayaking for Penny Palfrey in the Molokai Channel, Hawaii. In 2010, Phil White created the annual Be Kind To Your Yacker Week during the first week in April. “We started this national tribute to yackers (aka kayakers) for their indispensable help and support of open water swimming,” explained the founder of the

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Haiku To My Kayaker

Haiku To My Kayaker Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. In celebration of Be Kind To Your Yacker Week, Sgt. Jim Cowig of Newburyport, Massachusetts penned the Haiku To My Kayaker. smooth molded plastic an oasis of safety always at my side Copyright © 2008 - 2013 by World Open Water Swimming Association

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Be Kind to Your Yacker Week

Be Kind to Your Yacker Week is an unofficial secular week-long period celebrated between April 1st-7th this year, created by the founder of NEKOWSA (Northeast Kingdom Open Water Swimming Association). The period, first proposed by Phil White, is meant to recognize, celebrate and honor individuals who support open water swimmers including kayakers,

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