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The Lehigh Valley Kayak & Canoe Club is one of the largest and most active paddling clubs in the United States! We offer training, trips, social events and opportunities to improve and enhance our local rivers and lakes. We promote community interest in water safety and physical fitness through paddle sports activities for everyone. Membership in our Meetup Group is free, but does not make you a member of the LVKCC. Consider joining our club to take advantage of the many benefits: A monthly news letter, borrow equipment, club trips, winter pool sessions, social events, instruction and much more. Here is a link to our membership page.
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- Announcing Moving Water Kayak Class for 2023Rodale Aquatic Center, Allentown, PA
This class starts January 13, 2024 and continues for 8 consecutive Saturdays.
Your RSVP will NOT get you into the class!!
Contact Gale at: email@example.com for an application.
This class fills up very quickly. Do not delay!!
This eight-week pool class is designed for anyone who wishes to learn to kayak on rivers from Class I to Class III. The course is held on weekends starting in January. Each session is four hours divided equally between classroom and the pool. No previous experience is necessary, please contact us for essential eligibility criteria. The club has some loaner equipment for students need it.
Topics such as boat types, gear, clothing, paddle strokes, river features, knots, river safety, fitness, edging, bracing, assisted and self rescues, and rolling will be covered.
The class is intended to be followed by our Beginners Series of river trips, where students will paddle progressively more difficult rivers and creeks in the Lehigh Valley area.