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REI: Kayaking Safety and Rescue Techniques

June 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Ready to advance your kayaking knowledge? If you’ve mastered the basics of kayaking and want to explore further afield, you must first learn appropriate kayak safety and rescue techniques. This class builds on REI’s Learn to Kayak Class by engaging students in outing safety and risk assessment, edging and bracing, wet exits, self and assisted rescues, and towing. This class is not appropriate for inexperienced paddlers.

  •  Learn to enter and exit a kayak, including the wet exit, wearing a sprayskirt
  •  Learn rescue techniques for assisting others
  •  Learn rescue techniques for self-rescue
  •  Provide participants with an awareness of how to become a responsible kayaker

Age 14 and up

Register at link below – space is limited, fees apply.

Details

Date:
June 17
Time:
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Website:
https://www.rei.com/events/41126/kayaking-safety-and-rescue-techniques/308095

Venue

Lake Sammamish State Park
2000 NW Sammamish Rd
Issaquah, WA 98027
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Organizer

REI
Phone:
(425) 313-1660
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