Canoe U is a series of whitewater canoe and
kayak courses taught by American Canoe
Association (ACA) certified instructors. Most
classes consist of one pool session and two
Anyone interested in learning how to handle a
canoe or kayak on whitewater or refresh and
hone their whitewater paddling skills.
Previous whitewater experience is not a
prerequisite to enroll in a Fundamentals class;
however comfort on and in the water is a plus.
You will need a whitewater boat, paddle, spray skirt, PFD,
helmet and river clothing. If you don’t have
what you need, contact us and we will help you
find a boat and appropriate gear.
Intro pool session: May 4, 2014 5‐9 pm
Brooklyn Center Community Center Pool
Brooklyn Center, MN
Weekend one: May 17‐18, 2014
St. Croix State Park, Hinckley, MN
Weekend two: May 31‐June 1, 2014 Robinson Park, Sandstone, MN
Visit RapidsRiders.org for more details and to register for courses