Introduction to Sea Kayaking: 4-week progression course will teach you the skills and techniques to take you from a beginner to intermediate paddler in the warmth and comfort of an indoor pool.
We will start with the basics of paddle strokes, safety and boat control, giving you a solid foundation to progress from. Learn a variety of rescues, balance and maneuverability in your kayak and even progress to the eskimo roll!
This is a great class for the beginner to intermediate paddler or anyone looking to refine paddling skills.
Class Length: 2hr
What to Bring: Bring a swim suit, towel, swim shirt or synthetic shirt for warmth. Goggles and nose plugs are optional. All required paddling equipment (boat, spray skirt, paddle..) is included.
Location: UIC pool
Cost: $240 / person for the 4-week course