Barrie Canoe & Kayak Club
Discover Basic Canoeing
Your paddling adventures start here!
If you have little or no experience, “Discover Basic Canoeing
” is a good introduction to tandem canoeing. At the end of the session you will be able to paddle close to the shore with a partner in calm conditions. This clinic covers skills taught in the ORCKA Safe Canoeing program, including Launching and removing, entering and exiting, paddling positions; balancing, pivots, sideward displacement, forward straight line, stopping, landings, reverse straight line, lifts and carries - all of these tandem canoeing skills plus canoe rescue, equipment knowledge, safe canoeing procedures and regulations. BCKC will provide participants with:
•a qualified instructor
•canoe/paddle/PFD (personal flotation device)
•Opportunity to learn and enjoy new paddling skills.
$25 BCKC MEMBER