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Lakewater 4 - Advanced Solo

  • 27 Nov 2021
  • 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Clubhouse, 355 Gorge Road West
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  • Lakewater 4 - Advanced Solo

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Take your paddling to the next level. You’ll first learn advanced strokes and manoeuvres then practice them on a solo circuit on a fixed course. You will be able to demonstrate mastery via precise manoeuvring by perfecting stokes on the circuit.

Topics include:

    Advanced stokes - box, pitch, Canadian, …

    Cross bow draws

    Running sideslips

    Weight turns

    Inside & outside circles and figure eights

    Sharp forward & reverse turns

    Bracing strokes

    Canoe history

Our certified instructors deliver the Recreational Canoeing Association of British Columbia’s (RCABC) Advanced Solo course in a full-day session normally held on the Gorge waterway near the VCKC clubhouse.

All canoeing gear can be provided, however you are encouraged to bring your own equipment if you have it.

PREREQUISITE – RCABC Lakewater Level 3 or equivalent

Please register online now to secure your spot. You can delay paying until one week before the course date; a payment reminder email will be sent at that time.

Course-specific details will be sent by the instructor one week before the course.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact the VCKC Canoe Director - canoe@vckc.ca

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