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ACA Level 2 Essentials of Kayak Touring

May 7, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

$79

The Essentials of Kayak Touring (Level 1/2) skills course is a full-day program that will provide you with the skills, knowledge, and abilities to be safe and confident on inland lakes and coastal waters.

A boat with sealed bow and stern bulkheads is preferred but not required for this class.

Topics covered include:

  • Personal preparation and equipment
  • Maintaining personal and group safety on the water
  • Controlled capsize and wet exit with and without a spray skirt
  • Develop strokes to maneuver your boat forward, backward, stopping, turning, and sideways
  • Using edging to improve maneuverability
  • Use of low brace for support and to avoid capsize
  • Introduction of low brace turn, draw, and rudder strokes
  • Solo and assisted rescue techniques
  • Safety procedures, preparedness, and equipment

View a complete outline of the ACA Essentials of Kayak Touring program

Cost: $79

Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Date: May 20, 2023


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Date:
May 7, 2023
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$79
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.paddlingexercises.com/full-class-schedule/l2-essentials-of-kayak-touring/

Organizer

John Chase
Phone:
231-313-6131
Email:
john@paddlingexercises.com

Venue

Arbutus Lake
506 E Arbutus Lake Rd
Traverse City, 49696 United States
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Phone:
231-313-6131