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Sea Kayaking 101 Training Program

March 1, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm


Join the nonprofit Chesapeake Paddlers Association for SK101-Introduction to Sea Kayaking on Sunday March 1, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Cult Classic Brewery on Kent Island.  Experienced sea kayakers will provide presentations on selecting kayaks and paddles, paddling pointers, kayaking gear, kayaking safely, places to paddle and transporting and storing your kayak. Area kayakers will be available to share their personal stories and tips as well. Boats, paddles, and gear will be on display. This event is primarily for the new paddler or those moving up from recreational kayaks and interested in more challenging trips and waterways.  Anyone who wants to learn more about kayaking is welcome.

For a $30 fee participants will receive a light breakfast, lunch, and all the information they need to get ready for the upcoming paddling season. Preregistration is required at:  https://sk101_2020.eventbee.com

The mission of the Chesapeake Paddlers Association is to help people safely enjoy sea kayaking and to promote safe paddling practices through the education of the local sea kayaking community and the interested public.  Club activities include kayak day trips, kayak camping, instructional workshops and informal weekday evening paddles. The Chesapeake Paddlers Association is a completely volunteer-run organization and its members include many of the area’s most experienced kayakers. For more information on the Chesapeake Paddlers Association go to http://www.cpakayaker.com

Contact Shelly Wiechelt at [email protected] for additional information.


March 1, 2020
8:30 am - 4:00 pm