Kids Paddling Team

  • 04/24/2016
  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Meyer's Pool, 7900 Carr Dr, Arvada, CO 80005


This series of classes is intended for youth, ages 8-18, and will provide a progression of skills designed to develop safe, strong and confident white water paddlers. This class is suitable for the brand new, intermediate and advanced youth kayakers. Kids will learn about boats, essential gear, paddle strokes, river safety, rolling and bracing, play boating and more. The focus will be on SAFE, FUN boating. Participants will need parental approval.  CW has a limited amount of equipment that can be made available for student use.

Prerequisites: None

Cost: $180 for the course.

Note: There will be an open pool session running concurrently with the Kids Team so that parents can hone their kayak skills at the same time as the kids. The pool entry fee will be $9.75 per session for kids and parents.  

Class Times & Dates: The classes will meet from 1 – 3 pm on the following dates:

January 10
January 31
February 28
April 3
April 17
April 24
Flatwater and moving water days will be scheduled at dates to be determined.

Instructors:  Jenny McCurdy, Mark Robbins, Steven Dougherty, Cynthia Hazel, Lauren Nance, Leslie Tyson, Greg Hazel, plus Guest Instructors TBA

Refunds: If some unforeseen major event happens to prevent you from attending after you have registered, you may request a refund by contacting the Instructions Director.  If cancelled 7 days before the first day of the event, the refund amount will be the cost of the event less processing fees. If cancelled less than 7 days, refunds are at the discretion of the Instructions Director.

In order to register for this series, parents must obtain a registration code from Jenny McCurdy. This is the 6th in a series of classes. You can register for the classes here.

Colorado Whitewater is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  1312 17th St #76767, Denver, CO 80202

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