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Fri, Jul 12

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Public Beach, St. Catharines

Basic Sea Kayak Refresher

Join us at the Beach in St. Catharines, ON for a quick refresher in Basic Sea Kayak Skills. Skills such as how to enter your kayak, proper technique on how to exit your kayak upon capsizing and how to re-enter the kayak with the help of a fellow kayaker. All important skills everyone should know.

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Basic Sea Kayak Refresher
Basic Sea Kayak Refresher

Time & Location

Jul 12, 2024, 11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EDT

Public Beach, St. Catharines, St. Catharines, ON, Canada

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About the event

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ACTIVITY:  Kayaking

SKILL LEVEL: Beginner

MEETING TIME: 11:30am

REGISTRATION/CANCELLATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 10th @ 5:00pm

GEAR: For this event you will need;

Sea Kayak

PFD

2 x Kayak Paddles

Bailer

Throw Rope

Whistle

SEASON PASS HOLDER FEE: FREE

NON-SEASON PASS HOLDER FEE: $5.00

PARKING FEES: $3.00/hr (event will be approx. 6hrs)

AGE: 18+

MEETING POINT: Meeting point to be sent via email 24hrs prior to event

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS/NOTES:

Please be aware this is only a refresher for those certified in Basic Sea Kayak Skills. NAC is not a ceritifed instructor. Beginners are welcome to attend to learn new skills and practice, however, this is in no way a proper education in Basic Sea Kayak Skills.

The public beach offers bathrooms, change rooms, potable water. 

There will be little paddling during this event. We may do a short paddle if there is time afterwards.

FOOD:

Bring a small cooler with lunch and snacks

(there is no food available at this beach)

SUGGESTED CLOTHING:

Non-cotton T-shirt

Shorts

Women: may choose to wear a swim suit under your clothes

Water Shoes

SUGGESTED GEAR:

Spray Skirt

2 x Water Bottle/Hydration Bag

Towel

Water proof bag (for wallet, keys, etc.)

Sunscreen

Hat (with attachment cord, you will lose it during rolling out of kayak)

Change of Clothes for after event

OPTIONAL GEAR:

Waterproof Camera

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