Friday, April 25, 2014

NEXT Weekend is the Vancouver Kayak Club Whitewater Festival

Jackson Kayak is proud to support the Vancouver Kayak Club Whitewater Festival,May 2 - 4, 2014 on the beautiful Chilliwack River.

In collaboration with the VKC and Western Canoeing and Kayaking, Jackson Kayak is offering two clinics, Introduction to Playboating with Stephen Wright and Introduction to River Stand Up Paddling with Ken “Hobie” Hoeve.


Kokatat drysuits on hand for folks to demo too!
 

The clinic schedule is as follows:

Saturday May 3rd
9am Intro to River SUP Clinic
9am Intro to Play-boating Clinic
2pm Intro to River SUP Clinic
2pm Intro to Play-boating Clinic


Sunday May 4th
9am Intro to River SUP Clinic
9am Intro to Play-boating Clinic
1pm River SUP Clinic
1pm Intro to Play-boating Clinic
2pm World Kayak/SUP Throwdown - This event offers paddlers the chance to Surf a wave, do a trick or just look good falling off and win a prize too!


Instructor: Ken "Hobie" Hoeve will be teaching Introduction River SUP with 5 participants/class. Preregistration: Starts Friday May 2 at 7pm Cost: $20 (payable by cash or cheque only) Equipment Supplied: Jackson SUPerCharger stand up paddle-board and paddle. Other Equipment: Wetsuit or Drysuit, Helmet and PFD (There may be a limited # of extra PFD's and helmets available upon request). Prerequisite: Must have previous river experience and basic paddling skills.

Instructor: Stephen Wright will be teaching Introduction to Play-boating with 5 participants/class. Preregistration: Starts Friday May 2 at 7pm Cost: $20 (payable by cash or cheque only) Equipment Supplied: None. Must use play-boat! There may be demo boats, paddles and other equipment available however it is up to the participant to arrange this in advance. Prerequisite: Must have a roll and be comfortable in class 3

Green River, UT

Green River, UT
Photo: Shawna Franklin