Flatwater Training

Tandem Thursdays:  Skills Coaching 2024 

tandem sculling draws smallThis skills coaching session is for paddlers of any skill level (beginner to advanced) to learn new skills and/or to refine existing skills. Instruction is based on participant's skills and interest. The instructor for this course has an extensive skill set and knowledge bank to draw from.
Please use this Checklist re: What to Bring

Prerequisites:  Ages 16 and older
Participants must be comfortable swimming in deep water while wearing a PFD.


Dates/Times:  
Thursdays: June 06, 2024 and June 13, 2024 from 9:30 - 2:30 PM 
Raindate NOTE: In case of cancellation due to inclement weather:  Rain dates are June 20,27

Location:  TBD - Ottawa area

Agenda
:
9:15 AM Meet at the RACCC Boathouse to organize canoes/gear,
9:30 travel to the Put in (locationTBD)
9:45 - 2:30 Canoeing Instruction (includes Lunch and Bio Breaks) and
2:30 PM Return to the RACCC Boathouse to return canoes/gear

Registration 
Registration deadline:  1 week prior to the training start date        
Cost: RACCC Members:  $50+ HST (includes equipment rental)     Non-Members -  $150+ HST (includes equipment rental)
RA BARCODE: 199112        Maximum : 8   Minimum 4


Registration is done through the RA Centre's PlayRA System or by contacting RA Member Services at 613-733-5100. Please follow the directions on the site to activate your account. Please note: The course price will default to the non-member price until you get to the checkout screen. The price should then change to the member price. 

For more information about the course - contact:  dot22b(at)gmail.com

Instructors:  
Dot B-
Paddle Canada Instructor Lake Canoeing:  Tandem and Solo, Introduction-Intermediate-Advanced  and Instructor Trainer Candidate
as well as Style Canoeing and 'Big Canoe' (Voyageur) Instructor
and
Other RACCC instructors with Paddle Canada Instructor Certification, Advanced Tandem Skills Certification