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Youth Kayak Club

Date 2022 Sep 08-Oct 20 Ical
Days/Times Thursday 3.45-4.45pm
Location Boathouse @ Main Beach/Entrance Bay
Address Pavillion Rd Cultus Lake
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Have you completed a CCE Paddling Club summer camp or Intro to Kayaking course? Would you like to continue paddling, improve your skills and meet new friends? Welcome to our Youth Kayak Club!!

If you haven't paddled with us before: are you able to paddle in a straight line on a lake? If the answer is "yes" you are welcome to register. Questions? Email us [email protected]

 

This group will focus on fun and games on the water: at the end of the fall youth club program we will have a fun “Cookie Race” (SATURDAY October 22nd).

 

GOALS

The goal of this program is to train water-smart paddlers who have the skills to paddle safely on lakes, and to foster an enjoyment and appreciation for paddlesports and the outdoors.

 

OUTCOMES

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.

 

Target Age Range: 8-14yrs

 

Member COST $105 (7 lessons + Race) 

Non-member cost $130

 

NOTE: If you do not wish to pay using Paypal, please tick the "other" payment option and etransfer $100 to [email protected]

COST CONCERNS? You might be eligible for $400 KIDSPORT Funding to cover the cost of our weekly Youth Kayak Club outside through to end of October and indoor winter pool sessions. We are a member club of Canoe Kayak BC. Follow this link for more information about funding  https://kidsportcanada.ca/british-columbia/provincial-fund/. Follow this link to find out more about our Summer Youth Kayak Club:  https://chilliwackcentreofexcellence.sportical.com/events/5695 

 

EQUIPMENT

Paddling equipment (Boat/ PFD/ helmet/ sprayskirt/ paddle and splash top) is provided. For our fall programs we strongly recommend you purchase a well fitted wetsuit +/- neoprene gloves for cool weather days.

 

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 Basic Paddling Skills
Contact Colleen Christensen
Web Site http://ccekayak.com
Type Participation
This is a Chilliwack Centre of Excellence sanctioned event
Category Instruction - Flatwater
Deadline September 16, 2022 17:00