mechanics : paddle surf canoe, 1927
Popular Mechanics : Paddle Surf Canoe, 1927.
Vol. 48, No. 5, page 769.
prototype of what would eventually be known as the (Tom) Blake
1933 Paul W.
Gartner : Hawaiian Water
Sled (Tom Blake Hollow Board)
CANOE PADDLED BY ARMS FURNISHES SURF SPORT
Hawaiian surf-board experts have recently introduced a
shell-like canoe paddled with the arms for exercise and sport
in the waves.
accommodates one person who lies prone with arms extending at
In calm water
considerable speed can be attained.
in the Hand-Propelled Canoe;
the Slender Craft Is Easily Managed and
Combines Features of Boat and Surfboard.
Mary H. Kingsley: Batanga Canoes, West
Popular Mechanics Magazine
1927, Vol. 48, No. 5.
Geoff Cater (2011-2018) : Popular Mechanics : Paddle Canoe,