Interested in trying whitewater kayaking this spring? PPWC is offering an ACA whitewater kayak class to its members. Not a member? No problem, just join the club and enjoy a season of exploring a new sport and meeting fun folks. The beginner whitewater kayak class is geared to teach you all you need to know to hit the river this spring and summer with confidence.
There will be two pool sessions, one classroom class, and three trips on the river. Students will learn basic paddle strokes, reading river features, river etiquette, rolling & bracing, and basic maneuvers. All you need is a desire to learn, basic swimming ability, and a sense of adventure!!!
Class Size: 12-14
River Days: 2 out of the 3 trips must be attended
Cost: $135, prior to March 16th.
Late registration (after March 16th) is $150.
Registration includes pool sessions, river, and pool instruction. (Does not include camp site fees or food.)
Bring registration forms and fees to a pool session or mail forms to the address on the registration form:
For those paddlers (beginners and experienced) who want to participate in the Swift Water Rescue classes being held on April 26th & 27th, below is the Registration and Waiver. Forms and payment can be dropped off at any pool session or mailed to Kurt. Submission deadline is March 30.
As always we will have several instructors at the pool and others always willing to help.
We will also offer our ACA Sanctioned Beginners Kayak Class this spring. The cost is $135 includes two extended pools sessions and three river days taught by our certified ACA instructors and assisted by experienced safety boaters (volunteers). Dates and times TBD and we'll post it here as soon as it's confirmed.
We are ALWAYS looking for volunteers to lead beginner trips and recruit safety boaters. This is a great way for you and a friend(s) to lead an event and make a memorable event for yourself and others. Contact Drake if that is something you would be interested in.