2 weeks ago
Kh takes a moment to calm his anxiety after coming in from a failed roll in 40f water, where he was suspended underwater for a minute. historically, some kayakers in greenland were known to suffer from a psychological syndrome known as 'kayak angst', which created a paralyzing fear or capsizing.
this is the series #greenlandrenewed, a look at greenland's cultural revolution of the past 40 years. as greenlanders have asserted their independence and moved towards self-governance, they have also embraced a national identity that comes from their iñuit heritage, blending it with a powerfully envisioned anti-colonial modernity. #greenland #kayak #qajaq #inuit #arctic