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March 25 - April 01, 2023

Learn to White Water Kayak (2 days)

Vancouver Island University • 900 Fifth Street NanaimoBCCanada  V9R 5S5 Organized by Vancouver Island University

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Description

This is a fun and exciting introduction to white white water river kayaking delivered over 2 days of instruction. We cover the following topics and skills: how to fit a river kayak, how to outfit the kayak, how to do a wet exit, basic strokes, safety considerations, river feature identification and running moving water in a kayak. Students will spend some time on easy white water to practice skills and paddle two different sections of the Nanaimo River or Cowichan River. Students should expect to carry kayaks and gear to and from the river.


ALL PARTICIPANTS 18 YEARS OLD OR YOUNGER MUST HAVE A PARENT OR GUARDIAN FILL OUT THE WAIVER FORM BELOW. PLEASE PRINT AND BRING IT ON THE FIRST DAY YOUR TRIP.
Outdoor Rec - Minors Waiver

Activity Secondary Category

Water Based

Location

Nanaimo River

When

March 25 - April 01, 2023

9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Saturday

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Age and Gender

Ages 17-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Vancouver Island University

900 Fifth Street NanaimoBCCanada  V9R 5S5

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Sessions

Learn to White Water Kayak (2 days)

C$100.00
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