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Member - ACA Instructor 20101014 Annual


Norfolk, VA

Member since:

December 6, 2007


Do you agree to wear your life jacket on all meetup paddles? This must be answered affirmatively to be accepted in the HRK.


How long have you been paddling?

Chesapeake Bay during a big nor'easter, Dismal Swamp, West Neck Creek

What kind and size of kayak(s) do you Have?

More than fit here, two surfskis, 3 sea kayaks, tandem sea kayak, 3 sot surf boats, 1 sit in surf boat, 2 canoes, 3 kid's boats, 1 tandem Sot, 2 olympic k-1s, a tandem SOT, and remnants of a couple of dead boats laying around.

What types of paddle events are you hoping for from this organization?

Fun events!

Do you know how to dress for paddling in cold weather?



Competition is the biggest part of my paddling background, but I’m also an ACA Open Water Coastal Instructor, an ACA Level 3 Surf Kayak Instructor and a Level 2 Surf Kayak Instructor Trainer. I’ve been instructing and guiding since 1994. Be safe!!

What chuck is saying about this Meetup Group

It's an active group, everyone I've met in the meetup is nice, all the paddlers seem to be very safety conscious.

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