KarenG

Location:

Washington, DC
Hometown: Washington, DC

Member since:

February 24, 2009

How many years have you been paddling?

6 years

What type or model kayak/canoe do you own?

Wilderness Systems Tempest 165, NDK Pilgrim Expedition

What other outdoor sports do you enjoy?

cycling, walking, diving (I'm not so good with the winter sports...)

What formal or informal training have you had and what skills? ie Able to do wet exit and re-entry, can do eskimo roll, have taken kayak safety courses

Have taken strokes courses, intro to surf and currents, a rolling class, cold water immersion, and have signed up for numerous courses this year including navigation, boating safety with coast guard auxiliary, bcu2, intro to white water, among others. Can do a wet exit, reentry and roll, and Greenland roll. Have practiced various rescues, towing, launching and landing in surf, and have kissed the bow of my boat without falling off.

Based on the Skill Levels on our Web Site About Us http://www.meetup.com/NESeacoastPaddlers/about/ What Level kayaker are you?

Between level 2 and 3, I think

Introduction

I'm always looking for others to paddle with and new places to explore.

What KarenG is saying about this Meetup Group

Awesome!


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