Flatwater Training

Private Flatwater Canoe Lessons for RACCC Members

Course Description: Three-hour private lake canoeing skills coaching at any level.   Learn the basics of paddling a canoe or improve your paddling techniques or learn more advanced canoeing strokes, maneuvers and boat control.  Your choice.
Options:  One person (Solo)  OR Two person (Tandem - you need to organize your tandem lesson partner. Both need to be RACCC members.)

Please use the check list re: What to Bring to this RACCC LakeTraining.

Who can participate? RACCC members only. Age 16 years & up and comfortable swimming in deep water while wearing a PFD.
Participants need to follow RACCC and Ottawa Public Health Covid-19 requirements.

Date /Time: 
Saturday June 4    9:30 AM – 12:30 PM or
Sunday   June 5    9:30 AM – 12:30 PM  or
Wednesday June 8    10:00 AM – 1:00 PM  or
Wednesday June 15  10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

(Meet at the boathouse at 9:15 AM to organize canoes and equipment then travel to the putin.)

Location: Ottawa (probably Hartwell Locks)

Register on PlayRA using this Barcode: xxxx (to be postedby Mar 30).
Cost:  RACCC MEMBERS ONLY:  $100 (Includes canoe rental + tax)   NON MEMBERS: This training is not available to non-members
(NOTE: Other costs: There are Parking fees at the paddling site - bring coins or credit card)
Registration Deadline: Participants must register no later than one week prior to training.

    Saturday June 4    9:30 AM – 12:30 PM  PLAY RA BARCODE:  00003360
     Sunday   June 5    9:30 AM – 12:30 PM  PLAY RA BARCODE:  00003361
Wednesday June 8    10:00 AM – 1:00 PM  PLAY RA BARCODE:  00003362
Wednesday June 15  10:00 AM – 1:00 PM   PLAY RA BARCODE:  00003363

More information re: 'How to register' - click here

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Instructor:  Dot B. has been teaching with the club since 1990 and is a natioinally certified Paddle Canada Lakewater Canoeing Instructor: Solo and Tandem, Intro-Intermediate-Advanced, and is an Instructor Trainer Candidate.
Dot also teaches Paddle Canada:  Canadian Style, Big Canoe (Voyageur Canoe) and Tripping courses.