Pelee Wings offers the Level One Kayak Class featuring the basics of kayaking and water safety. Held at Pelee Wings Beach 9am to 4pm with a break for lunch. This course is essential for beginner Kayakers and not only gives you the fundamentals necessary to truly enjoy kayaking but also how to do it safely.
Learn to do it safely -- it could save your life.
Take part in our Level One Training Session on the beach at Pelee Wings. We promote safe kayaking!! While safety is our main concern, we'll also have a lot of fun! This is a professional instruction with certified trainers.Our students range in age from 8 years old to 75 years young.
A phone call to the store -- (519) 326-5193 and your credit card number will reserve your spot. Courses are limited to 12 students. Fees: $75 with your kayak & gear; $95 with our kayak & gear.
What You'll Learn
*mechanics of paddling and basic strokes
*launching, landing, and loading your kayak
*kayak design & theory; review of gear requirements; different kayak styles
*wet exits; self rescue, assisted rescues
*safety on the water; safety with groups
*weather, wind, and waves
*demonstration of the Eskimo roll
<<--- see 2016 Level 1 Training Course Schedule on left side-bar
Learn the Eskimo Roll in your sea kayak or ours in the comfort of our new salt-water pool. You can book a 1 or 2 hour session with Jeff at your convenience. Prices are $50. / hour for 1 person, or $35. / hour each for 2 people. As the water cools down during early spring and fall you will need lightweight neoprene or cold water gear.
PERSONAL KAYAK TRAINING
Price: 1 person $50./hour; 2 - 4 people $35. each, per hour. Available weekdays or weekday evenings only; call or email Jeff to set-up an appointment. Best done with your own kayak but ours are available at no charge.