Did some research to try and find some features and came up with this. Perhaps with a water housing in August I’ll make some cooler shots.

Kelly Howard tries to gain control of her kayak - and the ball - while playing Kayak polo AKA Houston Water Hockey at 288 Lake on Friday night, July 15, 2011 in Houston. The group will play again in August at the lake and newcomers are welcome, more information can be found at http://www.bayoucityoutdoors.com ( Patrick T. Fallon / Houston Chronicle )

Adam Rose and Kelly Howard try to flip each other over during warm ups before the start of their Kayak polo game AKA Houston Water Hockey at 288 Lake on Friday night, July 15, 2011 in Houston. Played with a water polo ball and two inflatable nets, the teams of kayakers try to paddle, flip, and throw their way to victory. The group will play again in August at the lake and newcomers are welcome, more information can be found at www.bayoucityoutdoors.com ( Patrick T. Fallon / Houston Chronicle )

Kelly Howard tries to keep her balance while paddling out with two inflatable water polo nets before the start of Bayou City Outdoors' Kayak polo game AKA Houston Water Hockey at 288 Lake on Friday night, July 15, 2011 in Houston. Played with a water polo ball and two inflatable nets, the teams of kayakers try to paddle, flip, and throw their way to victory. The group will play again in August at the lake and newcomers are welcome, more information can be found at www.bayoucityoutdoors.com ( Patrick T. Fallon / Houston Chronicle )

And of course, me without a paddle.

Self-portrait during Kayak polo on Friday, July 15, 2011 in Houston. ( Patrick T. Fallon / Houston Chronicle )

  1. Taylor
    July 22nd, 2011 at 3:51 pm

    You are always in the water. Always.

  2. Emelyn
    August 2nd, 2011 at 3:36 pm

    Patrick,
    Great photos! It was nice to meet you at Kayak polo. Hopefully you can come back and visit.
    Emelyn

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