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Aug 22nd 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

August 22 & 29, 2017

This exciting two week whitewater series will cover the essentials of whitewater boating.  You will learn basic paddling strokes, how to catch eddy’s, peel out, ferry; as well as safety topics including how to read the water.   Begin your whitewater career with good foundational skills! 

Classes will meet at 5:30.  You can register by completing the online registration form.  You will be contacted to complete the process.

$160     Covers both classes in this series

$25       Includes two equipment rentals (boat, paddle, skirt, helmet, pfd)

Prepayment and preregistration is required.  Please complete the Whitewater Registration Form on our website.  You will be contacted to complete the process. 

  • $160 for the two week series / $25 rental fee, if needed
  • Prerequisite:  You must some experience; for example, have taken a roll class, can perform wet exits and t-rescues.
  • Space is limited
  • You must be able to swim
  • You must be 14 or older to participate
  • Preregistration and payment is required. This class could be cancelled or changed based on registrations received
  • A minimum of four participants is required to hold the class.
  • The class is dependent on weather and water conditions

Whitewater Warehouse offers retail sales, as well as a wide range of activities and instruction, catering to all disciplines (recreational, whitewater, touring, fishing, and SUP). We have a very knowledgeable staff, with years of hands on experience. Stop in for a visit… you’ll feel right at home!  We are located at 104 Valley Street. Hours: Monday thru Thursday 4:00-9:00 pm and Saturdays from 11:00-6:00 pm.

This summer Whitewater Warehouse will be offering a variety of on the water activities for you to enjoy! Everything from river trips, river surfing, classes, fountain floats, to kayak and SUP rentals on the lake.  Something for everyone! Events and activities will be posted on our Event Calendar, with reminders on Facebook. Visit our website at www.kayakdayton.com or call 937-222-7020 for additional information.  

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