During this three-part pool course you will learn basic paddling strokes, braces and the Eskimo roll. Participants are required to attend all three lessons. Please bring swimsuit, a warm layer since you will be in pool the entire time. All sessions are taught in Clare Pool.
Participants must have basic swimming skills and be able to hold their breath underwater for at least 10 seconds.
This course will allow you to practice all of your pool skills on moving water. You will learn about equipment requirements, how to scout and run rapids as well as other essential skills. Kayak equipment and transportation is provided.
Pre-requisites: Participants must attend at least one Outdoor Program Kayak Roll session. Participants are highly encourage to take our Beginning Kayak Pool class. You must also be able to swim and hold your breath for at least 10 seconds under water.
Date: Saturday, April 24
Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Golden, CO
Pre-trip Meeting: April 22 at 6 p.m., Outdoor Program Classroom