Roger Schumann

Roger SchumannRoger is the award-winning author of Guide to Sea Kayaking Central and Northern California (National Outdoor Book Award) and Sea Kayak Rescue, along with dozens of articles over the past 20 years in Sea Kayaker and other magazines. Owner and founder of Eskape Sea Kayaking school in Santa Cruz, CA, he’s an ACA Instructor-Trainer Educator for Level 5 Advanced Open Water, an Instructor Trainer for Surf Kayaking, an Advanced Whitewater Instructor and a BCU Coach. A playful and innovative educator, he has taught classes and led kayak expeditions all over the world - from Alaska to the Galapagos and from Baja to Brazil. Roger is also one of a handful of paddlers to run the Grand Canyon in a sea kayak!