Intro to Kayaking (Basic Strokes): Part 1

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August 3, 2024
August 3, 2024
09:30 AM
01:00 PM
Outside - Alder Bay Dock at *False Creek Community Centre
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This is the first part of a comprehensive introductory kayaking course and a pre-requisite for the second part. Learn from a certified kayak instructor about equipment and safety issues and learn several basic paddling strokes, such as forward and reverse strokes, sweep strokes, and draw stroke. Session will run rain or shine. Dress appropriately for the weather. You may get very wet so bring a dry change of clothes! A waiver form is required prior to starting session. Youth 16-18 must be accompanied by a participating adult. Participants are eligible for the Kayak Club upon successful completion of Intro to Kayaking Part 1 (Basic Strokes) AND Part 2 (Capsize Recoveries) and can receive a 50% discount on a one month membership when joining within two weeks of course completion.

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