Strokes and Manuevers

Clinic

Strokes and Manuevers - Port Washington Narrows

Refresher Maneuvering Strokes clinic

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • *Varies*
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 3.0 nm
  • Maximum Wind: 15 kts
  • Maximum Waves: 1.5 ft
  • Maximum Currents: 1 kts
  • Pace: Meandering

Meet at 9:30am at Evergreen Rotary Park, 1400 Park Ave, Bremerton, W. Parking lots and the main restroom is open. 

By registering to attend this clinic, you are agreeing to The Mountaineers COVID-19 Code of Conduct and guidance for activities. Please visit the COVID-19 Response page for the current program status. You may find the most up-to-date information about The Mountaineers program operations on the COVID-19 Response page.

Focus points on this clinic: Edging- holding it with comfort and control. Brush up on the maneuvering strokes that go with this.

Stern Rudders- for those who want to move to more advanced, we can tow each other and practice this awesome stroke.

There’s much more to maneuvering your boat than just forward, reverse, and braking on one side to turn. Learning the maneuvering strokes allows you to control your boat better in wind or waves, or simply to make the boat go where you want it with the least amount of effort.

Route/Place

Port Washington Narrows


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Immersion wear required. Both Euro and Greenland paddles welcome. 

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