movement of vessels through the dangerous places to swim (thresholds, Shiver) generally through the ropes tied to the bow and stern of the vessel. Carried out as a group of participants of Water campaign, with one or several. tourists holding a rope tied to the most loaded stream of the vessel (the one to the paradise upstream, usually to the stern), one holds the bow end of the rope, the other fear. Over long plot P. make preliminary step. exploration. During the AP angle between the flow and the aft end of the rope should be minimal, sometimes, with a sharp increase of the angle and the inability to keep the stern must release (pit) aft end so that the ship was deployed astern (at this time it is held over the nose end). This reversal of the vessel with water to prevent flooding or coup upside down. On short distances with a good pass on the shore, the AP one tourist vessel on the stern end of the other tourists at this time helps P., pushing the ship from the shore or pulling his oar or pole.
When P. vessel can be filled with water, so the entire load to the AP placed in a waterproof package and cockpit kayak or boat cover apron. Tourists performing P., should be rescuers. vests and helmets, have shoes on their feet, not moving the stones. Fear kept ready P. heaving to at any time be able to catch the ends tied to the ship (if you can not pass on the bank, for example. Because the cliffs, large rocks, etc.).
Lit. Travels rowing boats, Moscow, 1979.