Prairie State Canoeists
A Northeast Illinois Canoe and Kayak Club
Date(s): Sunday March 28, 2021
Leader: Russell Block
Location: Zoom: Link to be sent to registered attendees in registration confirmation email
Skill Level: All Details:
Are you new to paddling? Or, are your a seasoned veteran? Either one, we can always learn something new.
Please join the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Division 37 for a free virtual Paddlecraft Safety Presentation via Zoom on March 28, 2021 at 3:00PM Central Time.
In addition to registering here, the Coast Guard would like interested people to send an email request to 'USCGAUX3725@gmail.com' stating the date and time of the class they are interested in. They have a 100 person Zoom limit on their account, and this will help them maintain slots for those who want to attend. A representative from the Coast Guard will send you a Zoom link to join the call.
This presentation lasts approximately 90 minutes and covers things such as choosing the right craft for you, what additional equipment is required and what is recommended to have a save and fun experience. Learn how to make yourself more visible to recreational and commercial watercraft. So, whether your paddle a canoe, kayak, or SUP ...we discuss safety measures particular to each craft.