Introduction to Whitewater Kayaking 1
|Date||2017 Jun 20-28|
|Address||76 pavilion way, cultus lake, BC|
This exciting program is designed for anyone interested in learning the basics of whitewater kayaking. Whether you are looking to enjoy time on the river or are interested in taking the next step into competitive whitewater kayaking, this 4-day lesson will give you the skills required to be safe and have fun on the water!
The first day will be a refresher on Cultus Lake with the remainder of the program spent on the beautiful Chilliwack River.
Adults, youth, and families welcome!!
Club provides kayak, paddle, PFD, and Spraydeck, but please prepare to get wet and dress for the weather.
DRESS: Wear a wetsuit if possible. The water at Cultus Lake is cool all year round. If you do not have a wetsuit the club has some to lend for the event but cannot guarantee availability or fit.
If a wetsuit is not possible, please wear snug clothing and do not wear cotton. Spandex, Fleece, Polypropylene are best as a base layer, and a wind breaker or rain jacket on top. Also wear water shoes or runners that you can swim with. (No flip-flops, crocs or bulky sandals.) Sunscreen, a hat and sunglasses are also recommended.
Also remember to bring a dry change of clothes for after the lesson.
Here is a good site to help you if you have questions about what to wear: http://www.atlantickayaktours.com/pages/expertcenter/how-to-dress/How-to-Dress-1.shtml
You'll also want to bring a towel and a change of clothes.
Cost for this Program includes a 1yr membership with the CCEPC and is as follows:
Minimum age of 11yrs.
|Prerequisite||CCECP Intro to Kayaking Course or equivalent|
|Contact||Brendan Curson 3062507278|
|This is a Chilliwack Centre of Excellence sanctioned event|
|Category||Instruction - Flatwater|
|Deadline||June 11, 2017 21:00|