AN EFFICIENT FORWARD STROKE WILL OPEN MORE OPPORTUNITIES TO PADDLE A LARGE VARIETY OF PLACES AND IMPROVE YOUR OVERALL SKILLS.
Unlike a racer in a surf ski, most sea kayaks are shorter without rudders which tends to let your kayak veer off course if only focusing on that perfect racing stroke. We will add subtle adjustments to the stroke and kayak to keep you moving forward.
Proper technique ensures you can paddle faster, more efficiently and with less strain on your body. While the basics of this stroke are fairly simple it is one of the most difficult to refine to a high level of efficiency.
The forward paddling stroke is our primary means of forward propulsion and the start point of every adventure. Whether paddling in high winds, touring, surfing, kayak fishing, or just on your local lake, you will need to use a forward stroke.
Cost: $125 Plus 6% booking company fee.
(Min 2 - to maximize feedback this class is limited to 4 students)
We pay the booking fee if you enter promo code no6%fee when signing up
Class location: Willamette River near West Linn Oregon
Contact me for more info if needed.