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Kayaking: Advanced Beginning
August 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Provides basic kayak and water reading skills. The students will learn boating safety, hazard evaluation, terminology, whitewater river reading skills, paddling strokes, bracing techniques, peel out and eddy turns, and rescue and self-rescue techniques including wet exits, Eskimo rescues, and introduction to and practice of the Eskimo roll. You must be at least 17 years old on the first day of class to take this course.
Advanced Beginning class: Class consists of 3 all-day river trips and 2 evenings at the pool. Students must have kayaking experience and be comfortable with moves in class II water. Solid pool roll and some combat roll experience is necessary. Students must pay $20 pool fee at first class. Students are responsible for their own equipment which may be rented (approx. $130). Please pick up equipment list upon registration. Call Denise at (970-927-2328) for more information. Class is not part of the Learning Materials Program LMP).
Faculty: Handrich Denise
Meets: We, Sa; 8-01, 2, through 8-08, 2
Credit Hours: 1.0
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