Juanita Aquatics Center


Sea Kayak - Juanita Aquatics Center

Training for basic sea kayak instructor 2020

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Meet at Juanita Pool at 9:00 AM

This pool training session is for those who have responded the call for volunteer to teach the pool sessions at basic Sea Kayak  course 2020.

We will go over on how we teach self and assisted rescues. You will be paired and each participant will have a chance to demonstrate his/her skills to teach self and assisted rescues on his/her partner. 

Bring your kayak and make sure it is clean before putting it in the pool. There is hose  to  clean the kayak outside the pool.


Juanita Aquatics Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

These eight essentials plus The Ten Essentials are required on all sea kayaking trips.  All but the whistle and clothing should be provided with any kayak rental.

  1. Floatation in both ends of the kayak
  2. U.S. Coast Guard approved Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
  3. Paddle
  4. Spray skirt
  5. Bilge pump with floatation
  6. Self-rescue paddle float
  7. Waterproof whistle
  8. Appropriate clothing for the conditions encountered seasonally
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