A Trip from the Shore

 

Hint #1

The bulk of this riddle is not nonsense like it might initially sound. What do most of these words or phrases have in common?
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Hint #2

Sounding like a yak is referring to the word  "yak," not the actual sound that a yak makes. 
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Answer:

Kayak

Explanation:

 
Like "kayak," many of these words or phrases are palindromes (they read the same backwards). Kayaking exercises your arms and also your ability to work as a team. 
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