Prairie State Canoeists
A Northeast Illinois Canoe and Kayak Club
Date: May 14, 2022
Leader: Marlene Bertolozzi
Location: Busse Lake
Skill Level: Beginner
Details: This ACA-developed curriculum will teach you the basics of paddling your kayak. Instructors will guide you on:
Fitting yourself and your gear comfortably and safely in your boat
Understanding essential gear and it's use
Techniques to effectively and efficiently paddle your craft in all directions skillfully on calm protected waters.
Pricing: $20 for PSC members, $40 for non-PSC members
Participants will need to bring their own boat, paddle, PFD, snacks, lunch, and all personal items. Instructors will contact participants prior to the event with special instructions or equipment needs.
ACA membership is required for participation. You will be asked to purchase a $10 one-day membership or supply your ACA member number at checkout.