TOURING/SEA KAYAK

This class is designed for beginners and seasoned paddlers wishing to refine their skills for open water kayaking in lakes and oceans. This course is not for recreational or inflatable kayaks.

WHEN and WHERE:  July 13th and 14th, Lake Coeur d'Alene

COST:  $55 per paddler

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Terminology and equipment orientation

  • Stroke and skills development

  • Self rescue and assisted rescue

  • Navigation skills

  • Safety and Environmental issues

  • Kayak packing and camping

CLASS REQUIREMENTS:

  • Properly sized and fitted kayak, with bulkheads or front and rear flotation

  • Paddle

  • Spray skirt

  • PFD, Coast Guard approved

  • Bilge pump

  • Paddle float

  • 15 ft. of 1" webbing

  • Clothes for immersion. YOU WILL GET WET!  Wool, polypro, fleece, warm hat, rain gear, wetsuit or dry top/drysuit if possible

  • Complete change of paddling clothes

  • Sun hat, sunglasses and sunscreen

  • Lunch and water

  • Minimum age 15, accompanied by adult

  • SCKC membership

  • Signed liability waiver

                         Hulda Bridgeman

                           Ted Becker

QUESTIONS ABOUT CLINIC CONTENT:  Chris Celentano

 

QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR REGISTRATION:  Lynaia Liptak

 

 

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