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April 30 - May 01, 2021

Kayaking - Beginner Whitewater - Fast Track - 201+

JRPS - Pony Pasture • 7310 Riverside Drive RichmondVA  23225 Organized by Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation

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Description

....Join the region's most experienced staff and learn how to paddle whitewater "the correct way" with Chesterfield County's professional instructors! This is the same as the 2-day Beginner W/W Kayak class, but only for those who can handle a more aggressive learning curve. Friday evening is spent briefly on flat-water getting fitted and learning wet-exits. Saturday is right into the whitewater river trip to introduce river reading and running, and to refine skills. Please recognize Saturday will be a longer day on the water than usual. Swimming ability is required. All equipment is provided. Max weight of 235 lbs. due to kayak limitations.

If listed as FULL "Online", please call for availability!


Day 1 is at the Dutch Gap Conservation Area from 6 - 9pm.
Day 2 is on the James River in Richmond from 8:00am - 4:00pm.

Location

Dutch Gap Conserve - Parking at Dutch Gap Conservation Area
JRPS - Pony Pasture at James River Park System

When

April 30 - May 01, 2021

6:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Friday

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Age and Gender

Ages 13-255 · Co-Ed

Location

JRPS - Pony Pasture

7310 Riverside Drive RichmondVA  23225

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Sessions

Kayaking - Beginner Whitewater - Fast Track - 201+

$140.00
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