Mike Martin has been kayaking for 12 years. He took up kayak touring as a hobby, but quickly became passionate about the sport and about sharing this passion with others. He is currently an ACA L4 Coastal Kayak instructor and holds an Adaptive Paddling Endorsement. His forté is rough water environments, kayak surfing, and multi-day expeditions, although he enjoys all aspects of water sports. In his free time, you can find Mike in any environment where the risk of capsize is high and the water is rough. He is dedicated to expanding his skills on the water and helping spread this knowledge to others.