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Surf's Up!

We now have dates for a sea kayak surf course in Tofino. To chase the winter blues away, come on out and play! This is a wonderful weekend getaway to experience the feel of the West Coast.

SEA KAYAK SURF COURSE =  COURSE FULL

Dates: . Saturday November 18 and Sunday November 19, 2017
Location: . Tofino
Cost: $190.00 per person (price includes all taxes)

This course teaches you how to deal with surf by;

1- Avoiding it. Use common sense, knowledge and seamanship to launch and land in surf zone. Very useful when paddling on West Coast Vancouver Island.
2- Learning how to deal with the surf if a wave catches you.
3- Having fun playing in the surf zone, building confidence and paddling skills.

The workshop focus on
- Safety
- Type of surf;
- How to read the surf;
- Surf etiquette - Sharing the surf zone with others;
- Paddling in surf - In and out of the surf zone;
- Safety and communication;
- Landing and Launching in surf;
- Surfing…will depend on surf conditions, type of waves, skills, etc.
- Broaching in surf (side surfing)
- Rolling in surf.

Accommodation and Transportation
You responsible for all transportation, park fees, and for all accommodation before, during, and after the workshop.

What you must have
• Enough food and water to keep you going through the course
• Immersion gear - A wetsuit or a drysuit or enough layers of clothes not to get cold "in" and "out" of the water.
• Kayak, paddle, spray skirt, pump, and all sea kayak required safety equipment
• Helmet
• Extra warm clothing dry bag
• Pen and paper - if you want to take notes
• Tow line
• A waterproof camera if you are planing to take pictures.

For more information or to register, please contact Go Kayak by email or by phone at 250.477.9881

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Go Kayak, Your first steps to kayaking!
1215 Lockley Rd, Vicoria, BC, V9A 4S9
Tel: (250) 477-9881 / Web: www.gokayak.ca
Email: info@gokayak.ca
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/gokayakca
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