Cornell Tree Climbing Institute

Greenland Style Kayaking Seminar

Greenland Style Kayaking Seminar

Come see how a Greenland Style "Stick Paddle" opens up a world of efficient paddling and relaxed, confident kayak rolling. Two sessions in the pool will use Greenland Style Paddles to explore kayak rolling and paddle strokes.  In addition to uses a particularly ergonomic stroke, Greenland Style is a great introduction to rolling for beginning paddlers, as well as offering new options to experienced kayakers.  Many people that have struggled with learning to roll find that just a few sessions with a "Stick " deliver success. Open to all experience levels, all equipment provided.


Course Schedule

Date Time Activity
Tue Mar 5 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Greenland style kayaking
Sun Mar 10 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Greenland style kayaking

The Essentials

Prerequisites: Comfortable recreational swimmer, with some previous recreational, whitewater, and/or sea kayaking experience.
Course Fee:
$45.00 (students)
$50.00 (CU faculty/staff)
$55.00 (community)
 
Interested in Financial Assistance? Download an application and see if you qualify.
 
Drop Deadline:
Friday, January 25, 2013
PE Credit
Not for PE credit.
Note: Cornell students enrolling in non-credit courses will NOT see their registration on the University's "Just The Facts" database.
 
Course Coordinator
Sarah F. Myers
sfm52@cornell.edu
(607) 255-3802

First Class:
Attendance at first class is required. Bring completed medical forms and health insurance information.

Equipment Needed:
swimsuit, towel, noseplugs, water bottle.

See the equipment list for this course. You may also find our list of Sources of Outdoor Gear helpful.