An introduction for novice or inexperienced kayakers to paddling and safe kayaking practices. The skills covered include launching and landing, entering and exiting, pivoting, sideward paddling, forward and reverse paddling, turning, manoeuvring in a confined space and preventing a capsize. Participants will also learn about equipment selection, government regulations, outdoor precautions, safety, paddling and windy weather precautions.
Class sizes and COVID-19 protocols may change and will be determined by BCKC with guidance from SMDHU.
For more information or to purchase this course go to https://bckc.ca/event/orcka-flatwater-kayaking-210723/