Introduction Canoe Course White Rock - David Dreves Kayaking

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Introduction to Canoe Course Overview

Approx Time (7 hrs)
2hrs Knowledge, 4 hours Paddle Skills, 1 hrs Rescue Skills

Knowledge - Clothing for paddling, parts of a canoe, safety equipment, decision making for a part-day long paddle in a sheltered area close to shore.

Paddling Skills - Forward stroke, J-stroke, sweep strokes, draw & pry strokes, bracing.

Rescue Skills - assisted recoveries.

Paddle Canada certification available - additional fees apply
Introduction to Tandem Canoe

This course introduces the participant to canoeing with a partner in sheltered waters with easy landing oportunities, light winds and calm conditions. Course covers clothing appropriate for different conditions as well as Transport Canada regulations as they relate to canoeing.  Basic paddle strokes are taught, along with assisted recoveries (rescues) in coastal environments.

Participants under 16 must participate with a parent and weigh at least 60lbs

Course Length - 1 Day

Location - White Rock - Greater Vancouver

Prerequisite - None

Course Fees Include - Canoe and related equipment

David Dreves Kayaking
West Beach Paddle
White Rock, BC
Call / Text   604-318-4019
Since 2000
Kayak - Canoe - SUP
23 Years doing what we love!!
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