Paddle Float Re-Entry Practice Class
Description: How long has it been since you practiced your Paddle Float Re-entry? This small group coaching session is for kayakers who have learned the Paddle Float Re-entry, but need more practice before mastering this valuable skill. Your instructor will guide each member through re-entry practices, and may also address the T-Rescue if time and interest permit. Prerequisite: Sea Kayaking Level 2 or equivalent skill level: previous knowledge of Paddle Float Re-entry is mandatory. Kayak, paddle, PFD (personal flotation device), and safety gear (paddle float & bilge pump) are provided.
Skills you'll learn:
Focused practice session on Paddle Float Re-entries. Prior knowledge is required, as we want to spend time refining skills, not teaching them for the first time.
Duration: 3.0 hours
Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.
Paddle Float Re-Entry Practice Class Information
PADDLE FLOAT RE-ENTRY PRACTICE CLASS
- Class Details
- Gear List
Paddle Float Re-Entry Practice Class Gear List
Gear to bring to class:
- Wetsuit - Thickness depends on your local water temperatures. Generally 3mm-4mm is preferable.
- Hydration Compatible Day Pack - 1000-2000 cubic inches with 70-100 oz water bladder
- Sun Protection - Lip balm, sunscreen, wide-brim hats, etc.
- Paddle Jacket
- Lip Balm/Protection
- Lunch & Snacks
- Personal Camera
Gear provided by REI: