Kayak: Fundamentals

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Description:

New kayakers: this course is for you! Our comprehensive on-water introductory lesson will give you the hands-on training and skills required to kayak in protected waters. This course features kayaking safety information, essential equipment knowledge, launching & landing skills, kayak strokes, and more. The skills and enthusiasm of our certified instructors, combined with the low participant:instructor ratio, will ensure a fun, comfortable, safe and educational experience!

Kayak: Fundamentals is the foundational course for all our our kayak instructional programs.

Expected Outcome:

Upon completion of this course, you will have the skills and confidence to paddle your kayak in protected waters.

Notes:

Kayak and related gear is provided.

After you complete this course, take our Kayak: The Next Step to earn the Paddle Canada Basic Kayak skills certificate!

This clinic is designed for adults - all participants must be at least 16 year old. Children 12-15 are welcome to participate if a parent is also registered in the clinic.

Prerequisite:

None. But a willingness to learn and a fondness for fun won't hurt.

Cost:

$79

2015 Dates:

These courses run on Arbour Lake, Heritage Pointe Lake or Glenmore Reservoir, as noted below. They are 2½ - 3 hours.

Don't want to book online? Call us at 403-262-4327. We are always happy to help!

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Mondays     ....... Wednesdays    
May 4 6 PM  Glenmore Res   May 6 6 PM  Arbour Lake

May 11

6 PM  Arbour Lake   May 13 6 PM  Arbour Lake
        May 20 6 PM  Arbour Lake
May 25 6 PM  Arbour Lake   May 27 6 PM  Glenmore Res
June 1 6 PM  Heritage Pointe   June 3 6 PM  Arbour Lake
June 8 6 PM  Arbour Lake   June 10 6 PM  Arbour Lake
June 15 6 PM  Glenmore Res   June 17 6 PM  Arbour Lake
June 22 6 PM  Arbour Lake   June 24 6 PM  Glenmore Res
June 29 6 PM  Arbour Lake        
July 6 6 PM  Glenmore Res   July 8 6 PM  Arbour Lake
July 13 6 PM  Arbour Lake   July 15 6 PM  Heritage Pointe
July 20 6 PM  Arbour Lake   July 22 6 PM  Glenmore Res
July 27 6 PM  Glenmore Res   July 29 6 PM  Arbour Lake
        Aug 5 6 PM  Arbour Lake
Aug 10 5 PM  Arbour Lake   Aug 12 5 PM  Glenmore Res
Agu 17 5 PM  Glenmore Res   Aug 19  5 PM   Arbour Lake
Aug 24 5 PM  Heritage Pointe   Aug 26 5 PM  Arbour Lake
Aug 31 5 PM  Arbour Lake   Sept 2 5 PM  Glenmore Res
        Sept 9 5 PM Arbour Lake
Sept 14 5 PM Arbour Lake        

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Interested in another date? Call or visit the store!

Registration & Refunds

Full payment is due at registration to secure your spot in the course.

On the rare occasion when Undercurrents cancels a lesson, we will issue a full refund or make every reasonable effort to register you in an equivalent program; it is your choice.

If you cancel for any reason more than 7 days prior to the course commencement, you will receive a full refund less our $10 administrative fee.

There is no refund if you cancel for any reason within 7 days of the course.

Courses go rain or shine. Here in Alberta we can have rain, snow, blistering heat or high winds - sometimes on the same day. Don't believe weather forecasts; dress for varying weather conditions. If you need help, our store staff can give you great advice!

See our policies page for more details.

 

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