Sea Kayaking 101

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  • Date
    Saturday, 16 June, 2018
  • Time
    From 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Vancouver
  • Price
    Free
  • Address
    East of Jericho Sailing Centre
    1300 Discovery Street
    Vancouver, BC

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Sea Kayaking 101

This popular course provides an excellent opportunity for beginner paddlers to learn the basics and ask questions, without getting wet! A great session to consider if you're planning on getting in a boat this summer at one of MEC's paddling events or are just looking to build your kayaking prowess. Register early to claim your spot in a really engaging and informative clinic!

Course topics include:

  • Choosing the right kayak
  • Parts of the kayak
  • Coast Guard requirements for kayakers
  • Essential equipment & accessories
  • Safety considerations
  • Q&A with a kayaking expert

Join us for an hour lecture that introduces you to the spectacular world of Ocean Kayaking!