Group Sessions

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Join the Nanaimo Canoe & Kayak Club at Long Lake to experience FUNdamental paddling skills while using recreational canoes & kayaks and/or the Club’s Big Canoes (Voyageur & Dragon Boat).  The learning objectives include water safety awareness, proper use of PFD’s & equipment care, basic paddling strokes, teamwork, environmental stewardship, boating safety, and exposure to a diverse sport that promotes Canada’s Sport for Life philosophy.

Build a memorable and fun year end program that works with your classroom goals. Book a single session to expose students to the local club and a new sport activity OR schedule weekly sessions as part of your regular delivery of physical education and/or outdoor recreation. Contact us by email for more information.

WHO: Students in Grades 4 – 12
WHAT: Single or multi-day paddling sessions
WHERE: NCKC Boathouse at Loudon Park, Long Lake

COST: $20/student, $15/teacher or parent per session

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In addition to the School Field Trip Program, NCKC would be happy to offer Pro-D paddling workshops for SD68 CUPE staff.


All equipment provided.

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