Event

Title:
Paddle Canada Basic
Calendar:
Date:
Jun 07/20 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Location:
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Description

What:
Paddle Canada Basic

When:
Sunday, June 07th, 2020, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Who:
This workshop is being led by a Paddle Canada Certified Instructor of SISKA

Details:
This is the primary starting point of the Paddle Canada Sea Kayak skills progression. With a focus on foundation skills and knowledge, Basic Kayak Skills inspires students to go out on short paddling excursions in calm and sheltered waters.
Prerequisites
None
Course Length: 1 day
Overview
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

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Cost:
The cost of this workshop is $35

Note:
This workshop is limited to 6 participants.
Paddlers are expected to Paddle Canada Basic minimum in order to take part in this workshop.