Beginner Adult Kayak Polo

Learn the basics of kayak polo including: paddling technique, ball handling, rules of the game, team strategy and (season dependent) rolling!

When: 8:30am-10am. Please show up at 8:30am for setup and warm up. We'll be on the water from 9:00-10:30am. The intermediate-advanced practice goes from 10:30-2:00pm. Once you're able to roll, you may be invited to join this practice.

What to bring: lycra (water shirt) and swim trunks, fleece or wetsuit (recommended for winter season), towel, water, snack, change of clothes. **All kayak gear provided including: kayak, paddle, skirt, helmet, lifejacket

Cost: $5 

***Note: You are responsible for properly rinsing, sponging and putting away all gear you used. Thank you!



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  • A former member
    A former member

    Great fun. Peter, the organizer, and his crew were gracious, personable and pretty excellent all around.

    January 20, 2014

  • Peter H.

    We had a great turnout and a great morning of paddling. No one swam today and the only capsizes were on purpose. Thanks to everyone who came out.

    January 19, 2014

  • Dennis

    Is use of team gear mandatory for intro session? I have my own WW kayak (seldom used) and was looking to get it wet...

    January 11, 2014

    • Peter H.

      Hi Dennis! Glad you're going to try out polo. For the games we require that you use the proper gear for safety purposes. Of course if you want to bring your boat out as well for the warmup and drills I don't see a problem with that. Sorry for the late reply. See you tomorrow!

      January 18, 2014

  • Sophia S.

    I just started taking rolling classes and was not having an easy time of it. So it's not necessary to know how in order to joint this particular meet up is it?

    January 5, 2014

    • Peter H.

      You will have to learn how to roll eventually, but we don't require it for the beginner class. Polo is actually the best way (and motivation) to learn to roll!

      January 5, 2014

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