Beginner Classes 2017
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.
Class Size: 12-14
- Friday March 31st, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Underwater Connection (4940 Rusina Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80907)
Social at The Sunbird Mountain Grill after (friends/family welcome.)
- Sunday April 2nd, 4:00 - 6:00 pm (Mandatory)
- Sunday April 9th, 4:00 - 6:00 pm (Mandatory) at Cheyenne Mountain High School Pool
River Days: 2 out of the 3 trips must be attended
- #1 Saturday, April 22nd (optional overnight camping)
- #2 Sunday, April 23rd
- #3 Saturday, April 29th
Cost: $135, prior to March 5th
Late registration (after March 5th and will be accepted until March 19th) is $150.
Registration includes pool sessions, river, and pool instruction. Download the beginner class registration form.