Thursday, 30 August 2012

Flatwater Safety and Rescue course:

Do you want to feel confident in your kayak?

This is the course for you!

Suitable for sit on tops, recreational

Kayaks, touring and sea kayaks –suitable for beginners to intermediate.

The Mornings program……………………

Dry land session:

Introducing the spray-deck for sit in kayaks, how they fit and how to remove them when capsized.

Demonstrating low supports strokes, how to hold the paddle and what to do with it, how the body should react.

On Water Session:

For those never used a spraydeck a capsize and we exit under controlled conditions to gain confidence. Bracing low support bracing and how it can prevent a capsize.

Assisted rescues: how to help someone else re-enter there kayak safely.

Solo rescues: how to get yourself back onto or into your kayak on your own.

Paddle float re-entry

Towing and rafting.

Course Details:
 Available dates:       

 Saturday 15th September 2012.

 9am—12 noon $50 per paddler

Rescue and safety course for Flatwater:

Venue: Boambee Creek Reserve.                     

 ( own equipment required.)

MAX 12 paddlers, get in QUICK!

For further information or to book contact Karen :  02 66542962 or email 

Robin assisting Geoff during rescue practice.