Barrie Canoe & Kayak Club
Basic Canoeing Level 1 - Saturday, June 22nd, 9am-3pm
Your paddling adventures start here!
This Basic Canoeing Level 1
course is for beginners or those wanting to improve their paddling by starting with the basics. Participants learn how to do a canoe-over-canoe rescue and retrieve a swamped canoe. Theory topics include: equipment selection, equipment knowledge, equipment care, safe canoeing procedures. Skills taught include: launching and removing canoe, entering and exiting canoe, paddling positions, balancing, pivots, sideward displacement, forward straight line, stopping, landing. Your paddling adventures start here! BCKC will provide participants with:
•a qualified instructor
•canoe/paddle/PFD (personal flotation device)
•Opportunity to learn and enjoy new paddling skills.
$75 BCKC MEMBER