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KAYAK ROLLING - Whitewater Series

Aug 15th 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Eastwood Metropark Lake

August 1, 8, 15 -- 2017

This three week whitewater series will focus on the kayak roll.  Being able to roll is not only a very useful tool for whitewater boaters to have, but it is also a lot of fun.  Individual roll lessons will be offered as well on a limited basis. 

Intro to Rolling - During the first class you will learn how to get in and out of your kayak, perform wet exits, hip snaps, learn body positioning, and t-rescues.  You will become more comfortable with flipping over and being upsidedown.  This group class teaches you how to perform the different components of the roll, before introducing the paddle.   This class meets at 5:30.

Kayak Rolling – Once you have the basics mastered you will be ready to tackle the roll itself.  You will receive one on one instruction during the second and third classes where you will work specifically on your rolling technique.   Individual roll lessons will be offered as well on a limited basis. 

  • $175      3 week rolling series
  • $35        3 rentals, if needed
  • or
  • $65        Individual Lesson (One Hour)

Due to the logistics of this class, both prepayment and preregistration is required.  Please complete the Whitewater Registration Form on our website.  You will be contacted to complete the process. 

  • $175 for the three week series / $35 rental fee, if needed (or register for an individual lesson)
  • Space is limited.
  • These classes will be held at Eastwood Lake.
  • 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 modified based on registrations received
  • A minimum of four participants is required to hold this series
  • The class is dependent on weather conditions
  • No refunds will be offered on this class; however, the class will be rescheduled if we have to cancel due to weather conditions.
  • To check class status, call 937-222-7020, check our website at www.kayakdayton.com, or Facebook.

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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