These camps are an introduction to water sports for beginner and intermediate paddlers. Children will get experience with kayaks, canoes, outriggers, and dragon boats. Fun activities will help children feel comfortable on the water and develop a lifelong love of water sports. Paddlers need to bring water, snacks, lunch, sunscreen, towel, bathing suit, and hat.
Regatta Ready is a camp that introduces paddlers to competitive canoe-kayak racing. Paddlers will expand on their knowledge of introductory canoe and kayak technique, and learn the basic skills required to compete in sprint canoe and kayak racing. These new skills will help prepare participants to race at a regatta at the end of the course. The regatta is an optional event.
Regatta Ready will focus on water safety, paddling technique in singles, double, fours and War Canoe, and racing rules and equipment. This program also helps foster the values of fair-play, teamwork, self-confidence, leadership and healthy lifestyle.