Whitewater skills level 2 (youth)
|Date||2021 Sep 08-Oct 24|
|Days/Times||Wednesday 4.45-6.15pm Sunday 11.30am-1.30pm|
|Address||76 Sunnyside Boulevard, Cultus lake, BC|
DISCOVER THE FUN of whitewater paddling! This set of lessons is suitable for youth aged 10-14 who want to develop their whitewater paddling skills.
The goal of this program is to train water-smart paddlers who have the skills to paddle safely on lakes and rivers, and to foster an enjoyment and appreciation for paddlesports and the outdoors.
Participants will be introduced to a variety of paddling disciplines throughout this program and develop the skills necessary to pursue paddling either at a recreational or competitive level.
Pre-requisites: Must have completed an level 1 whitewater course, Learn to Kayak Rivers camp or equivalent. Target Age Range: 10-14yrs (youth up to age 16 welcome)
Lesson schedule: Please arrive ready to paddle.
Wednesday afternoons 4.45-6.15pm [1 hour lesson with a focus on technique and skills development]
Sunday mornings 11.30am-1.30pm [1.5 hour river runs]
Races: test your skills - Tamihi September 26th, Cookie Race October 23rd
All equipment provided (kayak, helmet, paddle, PFD, spray skirt). For our fall programs we strongly recommend you purchase a well fitted wetsuit +/- neoprene gloves for cool weather days. Safety is our #1 priority - there will be a maximum student: instructor ratio of 5:1 on the river. All river paddles are weather, skills and water-level dependent.
Wednesday + Sunday [recommended]: $255
Wednesday only (7x 1 hour lessons + Cookie Race): $140
Sunday only (6 x 90 minute lessons + Cookie Race): $150 (NOTE no lesson on Sunday October 10th)
You must be a CCE Paddling Club member in good standing. If you are not yet a member, please follow this link to register: http://CCECanoeKayak.rampregistrations.com
Please note that if you have already completed a summer camp with us you are already registered as a club member!
You will be given an opportunity to pay for membership when you register for this event: if you wish to pay by e-transfer please tick "other" payment option and we will send etransfer instructions.
|Prerequisite||Intro to Kayaking course/ camp|
|Category||Instruction - Whitewater|
|Deadline||September 06, 2021 17:00|