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PADDLE CANADA BASIC SKILLS JUNIOR JULY

2 DAY COURSE 10 AM - 2 PM

  • Started Jul. 17, 2021
  • 156.45 Canadian dollars
  • Stewart Avenue

Service Description

12 to 16 Years Gain the fundamental skills and knowledge to paddle in protected waters. Learn about equipment needed, how to get in and out of a kayak, paddle strokes, capsizing and rescuing skills in a fun environment. Upon successfully completing the course, you will receive a certificate from Paddle Canada. All equipment provided. Prerequisites: → None Typical Course Length: → 1 day Re-entry Skills: → Wet Exit → Assisted Re-entries → Paddling Skills: → Lifting and Carrying a Kayak → Launching and Landing → Emptying the Kayak → Forward Stroke → Stopping → Reverse Stroke → Forward & Reverse Sweep Strokes → Pivots → Draw Stroke → Low Brace → Edging General Knowledge: → Kayak Part Names and Outfitting → Paddling and Safety Equipment → Injury Prevention → Sunsense → Collision Regulations → Navigation → Risk Assessment and Mitigation → Impact of Kayakers on the Environment


Upcoming Sessions


Contact Details

  • 1840 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    + 250-591-3021

    coastalexpression@shaw.ca