Intro to Kayaking

    • Oct 19th: 1:00 pm - 1:30 PM
  • Registration: Not Required
  • Hosted By: American Canoe Association
  • Location: Demo Pool
  • Ages: All Ages

Questions About the Event?

  • Event Lead: Travis Overstreet II
  • Email:
  • Phone: (540) 875-9081

This intro to kayaking session will go over whitewater kayaking equipment including helmets ,skirts, & paddles, PFDs, and flotation. We will also discuss introduction to kayak strokes including forwards stroke, backwards stroke, and left/right sweep stroke. Lastly, we introduce kayak rolling and sweep stroke rolling. We will have the following kayaks available for demo afterwards:

Lake/ocean kayak