Kayaking for Youth (Ecomarine)

  • Date
    Saturday, 17 June, 2017
  • Time
    From 01:30 pm to 03:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Vancouver
  • Price
    $15.00
  • Address
    East of Jericho Sailing Center
    1300 Discovery Street
    Vancouver, BC

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Kayaking for Youth

Presented by Ecomarine

 

Introduce kids and youth to the joy of ocean kayaking in this 1.5 hour clinic, hosted by Ecomarine Paddlesport Centres. 

Our instructor will teach participants some kayak basics and play games with the group on the water. The clinic is designed for youth aged 8-14 yrs.

 

Personal kayak, paddle, personal floatation device, throwline and marine pump provided.
What to wear: Synthetics, not cotton clothing, footwear that can get wet such as sport sandals or neoprene booties.  Jacket or sun protection depending on the weather.
 

Important facts :

  • All clinics require pre-registration online before June 15, 2017. There are only 6 spots available in this clinic.
  • Please ensure you are dresses appropriately to handle potential brief immersions in cold water. To enhance your safety and comfort, wetsuit can be purchased at MEC or rented prior to Paddlefest at Deep Cove Kayak or Ecomarine Paddlesport Centres.
  • Please arrive 15-30 minutes before the clinic to complete the sign in process.