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Ben Lawry Class -- Moving Water

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM
Location TBD; in the greater Twin Cities area.

Peggy O'Neal
Skill Building
Registration is closed - Event is full
Payment In Advance Only
Cancellation Policy: No refunds will be given for this class. Registrants who are unable to participate have the option of finding another qualified participant to take their place.
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 Our goal will be to find suitable moving water, such as a local river with eddy lines and/or standing waves.  We'll start learning how to read the water and work with it, while covering eddy line crossings, ferries, and ranges.  These are skills you'll want on local rivers, and they transfer to paddling in currents on the ocean. Oh, and they're fun!

If suitable moving water is not available, this class will focus on boat control and the sorts of skills one might use for rock gardening, and/or other class requests.

Helmets required.  Expect to spend time in the water.

  • Forward Stroke 1
  • Core Paddling 1
  • Self and assisted rescue
  • Comfortable swimmer

If you believe you have equivalent alternative experience, contact Peggy before registering.