Beginning Whitewater Kayak Instruction: Series A

Trip dates:
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 12:00 AM to Sunday, June 16, 2013 12:00 AM

Experience the excitement of whitewater kayaking in a fun and supportive environment with an outstanding group of paddlers. Students will learn basic kayak strokes, maneuvers, and water safety skills on a local pond in Concord, then travel to the river during a weekend trip for a two-day instructional trip on Class 1-2 whitewater. Beginner Instructionals are taught in accordance to American Canoe Association (ACA) standards for Whitewater Kayaking. Students must be comfortable on and in the water and able to transport their own gear. Dates: June 11,13, 15-16 Tuition: $150/$170, Member/Non-Members. (-$60 with own gear) Camping/meals (~$50) not included. To apply, send your name, address, day and evening phone numbers, email, AMC membership number, height & weight (for boat assignment), and Series preference (A, B) to: Beginner Kayak Registrar, c/o Dan Bennis, 300 main st. Spencer ma 01562. Include a check payable to "AMC Paddlers Committee" for payment. If you do not have an email address, please include a self-addressed/stamped envelope for course mailings. For questions about the class, please e-mail AMCKayak@aol.com.

Trip details

Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
James McLoud jimmcloud@gmail.com (978-337-3892)
Trip location: 
Concord, MA & Charlemont, MA
Keywords: 
Paddle, kayak, whitewater, introduction, water, paddling, boat, river, thrill, excitement,
Status: 
Open
Trip country: 
USA
Activity region: 
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes
Registrar: 
Dan Bennis

Special types

Happenings: 
No
X Happenings: 
No
Volunteer: 
No
Instruction: 
No
First timers: 
No
Conservation: 
No
New members: 
No
Advance notice: 
No
Special notice: 
No
Creation date: 
2013-02-24 09:15:28
Last updated: 
2013-02-25 07:35:23