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5/14/2019 7:47 PM
 

June 9th– Kayaking: Beyond the Basics – Tuning Up Your Roll in Current and Coached River Trip

Location: Lehigh – Glen Onoko to Jim Thorpe - Instructor – Ross Northrop

Limit: 5 students

This coached river trip will focus on tuning up your roll in current.  The day will begin at Glen Onoko where we will work on developing your underwater comfort and fine tuning your roll in calm water.

Moving into the current, you’ll have multiple opportunities to practice those skills in a controlled setting. All drills will be challenge by choice.

This practice session will be followed by a coached river trip to Jim Thorpe.  Selected sections will be chosen to allow for additional opportunities to continue to practice your roll in current.

 

Class Topics:

·     Developing underwater comfort

·     Controlled practice for rolling in current

·     Coached practice using river features, eddies, current

 

Prerequisite Skills:  Participants should have solid boat control and the ability to roll a kayak in a pool.  High level of comfort on the Glen Onoko to Jim Thorpe section.  Must have weather dependent gear.

For information contact – Ross:  rbnorthrop @ yahoo . com

Course Fees: $20

 
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5/14/2019 8:22 PM
 

 I would like to sign up for this course.  Do I need to send an email to Ross?  Carol

 
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5/14/2019 8:58 PM
 

 Yes.  All interested should contact Ross.  rbnorthrop  AT yahoo . com Details will be provided as the class draws near.

 
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5/15/2019 7:23 AM
 

 Will do, thanks

 
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