Bow Valley Kayak Club

Canmore

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587-585-8711 / [email protected]

Committed to promoting kayaking courses and community in the Bow Valley! The Bow Valley Kayak Club was formed in the Fall of 2004. The objectives of the club are: To promote the sport of kayaking to all residents of the Bow Valley. To encourage youth participation in the sport. To offer training in safe and fun paddling. To offer high-quality paddle sport events of all types to BVKC members and the general public which will introduce many new paddlers to the sport each year.

Programs

Adult "zero to hero" beginner 6 week program

canmore

Adult Program ages 16+ all abilities. one evening per week from 17:30-21:30 Equipment and instruction provided Maximum ratio 1-6 You will need: Full change of clothes, food, water, lots of warm layers. Also must have bow valley kayak club membership

$325.00
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whitewater skills improvement program.

canmore

All ages comfortable paddling Class 2 moving water. Ability to roll in easy water. 6 week program, one evening per week, six consecutive weeks Equipment and instruction provided Maximum ratio 1-8 You will need: Full change of clothes, food, water, lots of warm layers. Also must have bow valley kayak club membership

$325.00
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"zero to hero" five day introductory whitewater program

Canmore

Ages 11-100 All abilities. Monday to Friday from 09:00-17:00. Progress from flatwater to moving water. Equipment and instruction provided. Maximum ratio of 1-6. You will need a full change of clothes, food, water, lots of warm layers. Also must have bow valley kayak club membership

$420.00
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make a splash! paddlesports program

Canmore

Ages 7+ all abilities. wednesday - Friday from 10:00 - 16:00 Flatwater/flat-but-moving water. Equipment and instruction provided Maximum ratio 1-6 You will need: Full change of clothes, food, water, lots of warm layers. Also must have bow valley kayak club membership

$250.00
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Beyond the Basics!

Canmore/kananaskis

Ages 11-100 Confident kayaking on class 1 moving water including eddy-turns. equipment and instruction Included. You will need a full change of clothes, food, water, and lots of warm layers. Must have bow valley kayak club membership.

$325.00
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All Ages "zero to hero" beginner 6 week program

canmore

youth/ family Program ages 11+ all abilities. one evening per week from 17:30-21:00 Equipment and instruction provided Maximum ratio 1-6 You will need: Full change of clothes, food, water, lots of warm layers. Also must have bow valley kayak club membership

$325.00
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Ladies night! Individual session.

Canmore/kananaskis

Wednesday is woman's day! Weekly, evening, guided trips from 1800-2100! Led by 2 female CKC Coaches. Novice+ ability levels welcome. Participants Must have completed a beginner program. Must be BVKC members. Cost $25 pn or block bookings are $20 pn Bookings are transferrable but this program is NON-REFUNDABLE

$25.00
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Ladies night! 4 consecutive sessions.

Canmore

Wednesday is woman's day! Weekly, evening, guided trips from 1800-2100! Led by 2 female CKC Coaches. Novice+ ability levels welcome. Participants Must have completed a beginner program. Must be BVKC members. Cost $25 pn or block bookings are $20 pn Bookings are transferrable but this program is NON-REFUNDABLE

$80.00
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slalom kayak paddle-fit program

Canmore

Slalom Kayaking-style sessions. Led by a competitive coach and current Alberta Slalom athlete. All equipment provided. For a paddling work-out, fun, and progression. All ages 8+. Pre requirements: beginner course completed/ eddy turns on simple moving water. 1830-1930 Wednesday evenings. BVKC Membership required. $130 for four weeks

$130.00
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elevation place rolling class

elevation place

rolling class at elevation place in canmore. Pool is booked from 1830-2030 Meeting at 1800 at EP car park to get gear inside and be launching for 1830 must bring own equipment You'll need boat, paddle, sprayskirt, and swimming kit. contact: [email protected] Robbie: 587-585-8711

$50.00
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Tuesday night paddle

canmore

This is non refundable. A tuesday night paddle for the bvkc course graduates. led by one of our many trained instructors within the club. 5 bucks a head. NON REFUNDABLE! you need to sort out your own equipment. meeting places are confirmed on the monday before. meeting at 1800 or 1830 (also confirmed on the monday before). only available to Course graduates. All equipment borrowing rules apply. https://www.bowvalleykayak.com/members-area

$5.00
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pool and lake instructor ASSESSMENT

seebe

$75.00
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Intermediate skills session

Canoe meadows

Aimed at confident class 2 paddlers A roll desirable must bring/borrow own equipment. content will be tailored to group

$40.00
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Eddies and ferries on the lower kananaskis (a "beyond the basics" type session)

Lower kananskis

Novice-intermediate level class. Not suitable for new beginners. must have completed a beginner program and have experience paddling class 2. Equipment included meet at the container (if you need gear) at 1600 or canoe meadows at 1630. must be a Bow Valley Kayak Club member.

$50.00
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BVKC Pool Canoe Polo 2021-2022 Season pass

Elevation Place Canmore

Non-refundable Taking part AT YOUR OWN RISK Playboat canoe polo Bow Valley Kayak Club members only Elevation Elace Swimming Pool, Canmore 1830-2030 you will need your own foot foam for the playboats. you can bring your own playboat if you have one. PADDLES - must be ATLEAST 3mm thick at the edge of the blades. Blade edges must be covered. PFD'S MUST BE WORN. Kayaks must have no sharp edges, protrusions. Helmets with face protection must be worn. Need a solid roll. All ages. please do read description.

$300.00
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