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ACA Intro To Kayaking (Coastal Kayak Basic Strokes And Rescue )

When:
Saturday, August 12, 2017, 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Where:
Shady Oak Lake
5200 Shady Oak Road
Minnetonka, MN  
Contact:
Katie A Katzner
Category:
Skill Building
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Only
You must be an ISK member to register for this event. It's easy to become a member: just click the "Become a Member" link in the left menu. A $15 annual fee gives you access to a year's worth of great club trips, classes, on-water demos, winter programming and more.

No refunds will be given for this event. Registrants who are unable to attend have the option of finding another participant to take their place.
If class size minimum is not met by May 10th, 2014 and class is cancelled, a full refund will be made.

To participate, you'll need a sea kayak** with fore and aft bulkheads or flotation at both ends, a spray skirt, a wet suit, a PFD, a bilge pump, paddle float, lunch and a day's worth of drinking water. Suggested items are nose plugs and a hot beverage or soup. Please bring warm clothes we will be wet a good portion of the day!
**If you don't have a sea kayak and want to try it out, please contact Katie Katzner and she can help arrange one for you!
Cancellation Policy:
No refunds will be given for this event. Registrants who are unable to attend have the option of finding another participant to take their place.
If class size minimum is not met by August 8, 2017 and class is cancelled, a full refund will be made.
Registrants & Fees
$95.00
Join Katie Katzner and Fred Linehan, ISK members and ACA certified instructors, for a one-day Introduction to Coastal Kayaking course. You must be an ISK member to register for this class. You can sign up quickly and easily here: Member Signup / Information.
The class covers basic strokes and boat control, landing and launching, equipment & gear, rescues, safety, navigation & coastal dynamics of wind and waves. Expect a safe and fun intro to the sport of coastal kayaking. The class is limited to 12 participants. 
Taking this class will give you the basics needed to participate in the Fall Rendezvous.

Don't have a boat or other gear.  Please contact Katie and she will work with you.  A small fee may apply!
Minimum 4 participants by August 8 to hold the class.