@2018 Robert Aylesworth

bobaylesworthoutdoors@gmail.com             WIndsor, Ontario Canada

This is the starting point for any type of kayaking. Whether you plan to paddle white water, big waves, take long trips or just want to paddle calm water there are certain skills that you need to learn.


This course is based on the ORCKA Flatwater kayaking course.

Some of the skills you will learn during this course are:
  • Getting your boat to the water
  • Launching and getting in your boat
  • Paddling forward in a straight line
  • Stopping and paddling backwards
  • Turning your boat
  • What to do if you tip over
  • What to do if your buddy tips over

For sit-on-tops, recreational boats and sea kayaks

Introduction to Kayaking