Clinic & Card
Will take the novice kayaker through technique, sequence and practice of one of the most important skills every paddler needs to know. On successful completion you will be able to get back into your kayak safely and securely should you ever fall out.
Course length: 2 hours.
Class ratio: 1 instructor: 4 participants.
Open water – calm conditions
Conditions: Wind calm (< 8 knots). Sea state calm to rippled.
What you may expect to learn from this Clinic:
Required equipment and their purpose
Getting into and out of a kayak at poolside, shore or dock
How to properly and safely do a wet exit with a spray skirt in place
Maintaining control of your paddle and kayak
Methods for getting back into your kayak
Emptying your kayak of water
Options to consider after a Self Rescue is completed.