Rafael Ortiz 08/04/2015 | Posted in Whitewater
After graduating from Engineering I realized I was growing more as a person through my sport than through formal education, so as soon as I finished the degree I took off on this journey. I’ve been paddling for 14 years, 4 as full time kayaker, and am still finding ways to share this gift with the rest of the world.
I believe kayaking can make people lives better. I have this vision, that if we gave indigenous people the skills and all they need to become kayakers, they will grow in a very positive direction.
So last month, Joel Kowalski, Isidro Soberanes and myself took off on this quest to teach people kayaking and spread the love.
Here is the story.