ACA L3 ICW – Seward, AK – Sept 29, 2019
5 Day Instructor Certification Workshop with Kayak Adventures Worldwide of Seward, AK. This is a private course.
ACA L5 IDW (Feb 1-3), L5 ICE (Feb 4-6) or ICW (1-6)
San Francisco Bay, the Golden Gate and the Marin Headlands are perfect locations for advanced coastal kayaking with strong tidal currents, powerful swells and changeable weather conditions providing an abundance of learning opportunities and easy access to Advanced Open Water conditions.
Ryan Rushton and Sean Morley invite you to participate in a comprehensive, informative and challenging three or six days of instructor training and/or certification. The dates of the course have been chosen to dovetail with the Paddle Golden Gate symposium hosted by California Canoe & Kayak.
DETAILS: The first three days of the course will be an Instructor Development Workshop (IDW). The last three days will be an Instructor Certification Exam (ICE). You may choose to the 3 day IDW, the 3 day ICE or all six days. Attending either the first three or the last three days of this course will also count as a Level 5 Update. The goal of the program will be to provide a supportive learning environment in authentic level 5 conditions. You will invigorate your teaching, broaden your coaching ability and build your experience teaching and paddling in one of the most dynamic coastal kayaking locations in the world.
WHEN: 9.00 AM Saturday, February 1st through 5.00 PM Thursday, February 6th, 2020.
NOTE: Closing date for registration for this course is Friday, January 24th, 2020.
COST: 3 days: $399* OR 6 days: $699*
TO BOOK: Contact Sean to book your spot.
*Cost does not include kayak and gear rental. If you are flying to the Bay Area for this course please CONTACT us to discuss the options for renting a boat.
Paddle Golden Gate – February 7-9, 2020
A destination event for paddlesports enthusiasts on San Francisco Bay and the Marin Headlands, Paddle Golden Gate 2020 will be held on February 7-9. The mission of Paddle Golden Gate is simple; to offer high-end professional paddlesports instruction and a quality event experience in a truly unique location. This remarkable venue provides a challenging coastal environment with strong currents and powerful swells for advanced skills training alongside protected water appropriate for novice and intermediate paddlers to develop their skills. With a focus on skills training, this unique event offers participants the opportunity to paddle with some of the world’s best instructors and athletes, in one of the finest teaching locations in the world.