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Lakewater 4 - Advanced Solo

  • 11 Jun 2017
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Clubhouse, 355 Gorge Road West
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  • Lakewater 4 - Advanced Solo

Take your paddling to the next level. You’ll first learn advanced strokes and manoeuvres then practice them on a solo circuit on a fixed course. You will be able to demonstrate mastery via precise manoeuvring by perfecting stokes on the circuit.

Topics include:


    Advanced stokes - box, pitch, Canadian, …


    Cross bow draws


    Running sideslips


    Weight turns


    Inside & outside circles and figure eights


    Sharp forward & reverse turns


    Bracing strokes


    Canoe history

Our certified instructors deliver the Recreational Canoeing Association of British Columbia’s (RCABC) Advanced Solo course in a full-day session normally held on the Gorge waterway near the VCKC clubhouse.

All canoeing gear can be provided, however you are encouraged to bring your own equipment if you have it.

PREREQUISITE – RCABC Lakewater Level 3 or equivalent.   You must be a club member to take a course, you will not be able to register until you have logged into the website.

Please register online now to secure your spot. You can delay paying until one week before the course date; a payment reminder email will be sent at that time.

Course-specific details will be sent by the instructor one week before the course.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact the VCKC Canoe Director - canoe@vckc.ca


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