|by Will Nordby|
1-Thou shalt not turn thy back on the sea.
2-Thou shalt paddle a seaworthy boat.
3-Thou shalt wear protective gear.
4-Thou shalt not kayak where thou canst not swim.
5-Thou shalt learn all paddling techniques.
6-Thou shalt master the marine environment.
7-Thou shalt not smite thy fellow boater.
8-Thou shalt save others.
9-Thou shalt go on quests.
10-Thou shalt teach what thou hast learned.
Sadly, Eric Soares passed away suddenly on February 1, 2012. You can read his obituary here.