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The FUNdamentals of Kayaking 101

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  • Ft Desoto Park

    3500 Pinellas Bayway S,, Tierra Verde, FL, FL (map)

    27.624899 -82.711494

  • Price: $35.00/per person

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  • Learn the basic of Kayaking / Refresh your skills. Join us on this, the first of many trainging classes for the Slackers.   Course: $35.00 ( If you don't have a Kayak you can rent one: $30.00)   9am - 4pm Location is Arrowhead Picnic Park in Fort Desoto Park (located on the North end of the park on the right). There is a $5.00 entrance fee into the park. An email will be sent to participants regarding details of the course. What to bring and reference materials.   Course Description : The FUNdamentals of Kayaking 101 This course provides the foundations to building paddling skills for the paddler to be safe and effective on the water

    • Safety gear and equipment
    • Paddling Techniques ( forward, reverse, turning, going sideways)
    • Rescues (yourself and others)
    • Understand how weather, tides, current, marine hazards and the paddlers in your group play a role in having a fun and safe day on the water.

    Instructor: Jean Totz, certified advanced kayak coach. 15 years of experience. Former owner of Sweetwater Kayaks Inc

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  • Cedomir D.

    Hi Sam,
    It sounds like a class many would be interested in. I live in Ormond Beach and I was wondering if is possible to do class like this closer to the east coast?

    August 5, 2013

    • Sam G.

      I will work on that / It is a good idea

      August 5, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    My husband and I are interested but just can't commit quite yet due to schedules.

    July 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Did the class that was scheduled for this coming Saturday get cancelled? I don't see it on the list anymore.

    July 16, 2013

    • Sam G.

      We had to move it until next month / there was a conflict with the instructor. Im sorry you were not notified.

      July 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Is it required to rent a kayak or can we bring our own?

    July 10, 2013

    • Sam G.

      No / you can bring your own

      July 10, 2013

  • lois v.

    I want to learn how to get bacck into my kayak if I should turn over.

    March 11, 2013

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