Strokes and Maneuvers Workshops - Lake Washington: Concrete Beach

Field trip: Support, Turning, and Combination Strokes

Strokes and Maneuvers Workshops - Lake Washington: Concrete Beach

Workshop #1 - Support Strokes

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Meet at the north end of Concrete Beach at 7am. We will launch at 8am, and conclude shortly after 12pm.

During the Support Strokes session, we will examine the obvious, and not-so-obvious uses of the body and the blade to maintain, and regain balance in a narrow kayak.

Prerequisites - Basic Sea Kayaking graduates (or equivalents), and Basic Sea Kayaking students who have completed at least one student paddle. Priority given to 2018 Basic Sea Kayaking students, and volunteers who helped with the Basic Sea Kayaking Course.



Lake Washington

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Either wetsuits or drysuits.  Kayak with spray skirts, PFD, pump, paddle float, & paddle.

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