Intro to Sea Kayak
This program introduces novices to paddling a sea kayak in calm, sheltered waters.
In this half-day course, our highly qualified instructors will teach skills in a supportive and fun learning environment that are essential to being comfortable paddling in a group environment. Course participants will build on their expanding paddling skill set, and be introduced to rescue techniques that incorporate the use of a paddling partner.
Participants may use their own boats, paddles, and PFD/lifejackets or those provided by the Club.
What to Bring
The Rideau Canoe Club provides all the necessary paddling equipment though you may bring your own if you wish. Other than that you will need to bring: