Intro to Kayak – 2021 Dates TBA

  • When: 2020 dates now over. For private lesson inquiries, please email info@dragonboatbc.ca.
  • Where: Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way
  • Cost: N/A

Learn the basics of kayaking in this course. Taught by our experienced kayaking instructors, our Intro to Kayaking course gives first-time paddlers the fundamental skills and knowledge to paddle in protected waters within a group. Basic and intermediate paddling skills, and water safety are some of the topics covered. Come ready to get wet. Paddlers do not need to know how to swim, but must wear the supplied PFDs. No experience is necessary! Minimum age 12. Youth aged 12-18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Programs include guided session with an instructor, access to equipment including a PFD and paddle, and access to the boats. Groups of 5 or more may request a private session; please email info@dragonboatbc.ca for additional assistance.

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Intro to SUP – Suspended due to COVID-19

  • When: TBA
  • Where: Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way
  • Cost: TBA

Learn Basic SUP Skills and water safety (2 hours) with a Paddle Canada certified instructor in a small group. Skills covered include kneeling, standing on a board, and forward and turning strokes. Dress to get wet. Paddlers do not need to know how to swim, but must wear the supplied PFDs. No experience is necessary! Minimum age 12. Youth aged 12-18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Programs include guided session with an instructor, access to equipment including a PFD and paddle, and access to a SUP. Groups of 5 or more may request a private session; please email info@dragonboatbc.ca for additional assistance.


Please note: 5% GST will be added to fees. Please note that registrations for individual programs are subject to a 25% administration fee if requested up until 1 week before your program date. No refunds will be issued after this time for any reason including if the event or program is adjusted, postponed, or cancelled. Transfers between programs of the same type (i.e. Intro to Dragon Boat programs) are honoured if the new program is within the same calendar year. Full terms and conditions on registration site.