CANOEING

BASIC RIVER INFORMATION

AMERICAN RED CROSS INSTRUCTORS

 

Minimum Age 13 (no exceptions)

BSA MEDICAL FORMS MUST BE BROUGHT FOR EVERYONE IN ATTENDANCE

         DATE: 

MAY 12 & 16-18 2008 DATES COULD BE REVISED DEPENDING ON RIVER CONDITIONS

LOCATIONS:

Mirror Lake Pavilion or Cypress Creek YMCA Pavillion, then Shady Grove Campground Martindale Texas

COURSES:

BASIC RIVER CANOEING, CANOE AIDE, BASIC RIVER CANOE INSTRUCTOR, FIT REQUIRED

SHAC Course for Adult Leaders (Council Approved)

COURSE FEES:

$70.00 Basic Course Fee SHAC FEE: $10.00 Adult Course

REQUIRED DEPOSIT:

$15.00 Deposit (Due By: 5-12-2008)    NON-REFUNDABLE AFTER: MAY 12, 2008

REGISTRATION AND CAMP SETUP:

5:00-9:00 P.M MAY 12 AFTERNOON AT Mirror Lake YMCA MANDATORY ATTENDANCE

ON ARRIVAL AT SHADY GROVE ON FRIDAY EVENING.

CLASS BEGINS:

6:30 A.M. SATURDAY MORNING IN MARTINDALE TX

MEALS:

MEALS WILL NOT BE FURNISHED. (BRING YOUR OWN LUNCHES TO BE EATEN ON THE RIVER).

EQUIPMENT:

REQUIRED --

TYPE II OR III LIFE JACKET, SWIM SUIT, RIVER SHOES (Aqua Socks don't stay on) THAT ARE SECURE ON YOUR FEET AND MUST BE WORN IN THE WATER, YOUR NECESSARY CAMPING  GEAR, 2 CHANGES OF CLOTHES MINIMUM, SUN-BLOCK

SPF 35 MIN. SPORT BAND FOR EYE/SUNGLASSES
2 QUART CONTAINER/S FOR WATER, AND A RAIN SUIT
(NO PONCHOS WON'T WORK)
OPTIONAL, MOSQUITO REPELLANT, WATERTIGHT CONTAINERS, KNEE PADS, HAT, PERSONAL PADDLE.
BE SURE TO BRING CONTAINERS WHICH ARE WATERPROOF FOR YOUR DRY GEAR.

  • THESE ITEMS LISTED ABOVE ARE BOTH, REQUIRED SHOWN IN RED AND SUGGESTED. THESE ARE NOT MEANT TO BE ALL-INCLUSIVE, BRING ANYTHING YOU WANT TO MAKE YOUR WEEKEND FUN AND COMFORTABLE. THE CLINIC WILL CONTINUE REGARDLESS OF WEATHER (EXCLUDING LIGHTNING OR NATURAL DISASTER) THE CONCEPT IS THAT ONCE ON A RIVER YOU CANNOT EASILY JUST GET OFF. THE ULTIMATE GOAL IS FUN ON LAKES AND RIVERS.
  • FOR INFORMATION CALL

RICK     281-376-1494 Leave a message!
BETTY 713-466-3026 Leave a message!

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RICK ALES

11735 GARDENGLEN DRIVE

HOUSTON, TEXAS 77070

 

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HAPPY PADDLING,

 

 

RICK ALES
CLINIC DIRECTOR

 

DENNIS FULTON
ADVISOR

 

BETTY STEWART
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

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