SK2: Safety and Rescue

  • Meet and greet your instructor and the group
    • Get fitted for your spray skirt
    • Review the skills from SK1
    • Dress for immersion
    • Learn the wet exit, rescues and bracing
    • Proper use of tow rope and knife
    • Program wrap-up, discuss next class
Location: Riley’s Lock parking lot across from the boat ramp. (Poolesville, MD)
  • Ages 14 – Adult
  • May – September
  • Every other Saturday
  • 4 hours
  • $110
  • Boat, paddle, PFD, skirt provided

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Your sea kayaking adventures get more independent after this class. Learn wet exiting, bracing, bow rescue, t-rescue, self-rescue and towing.

Required student gear: bilge pump, tow rope, paddle float, stirrup (optional: knife and nose plugs) See gear page

2019 Dates:

May 18

June 1, 15, 29

July 13, 27

Aug 10, 24

Sept 7, 21