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Flatwater Kayaking - August 11 2022

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Flatwater Kayaking - August 11, 2022

Only 10 spaces available – REGISTER NOW!


Spend an afternoon on the water, learn new skills, and experience thrilling challenges through adventure and kayaking!

 

Sportable is proud to partner with Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation and Beyond Boundaries to provide athletes with the opportunity to learn the basics of flatwater kayaking alongside the region’s most experienced staff at scenic locations on the James River.

 

Space is limited to only 10 athletes per session. This program is made possible through the generous support of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation and Transact Capital. 

 

Who: This program is designed for Sportable members and is limited to 10 participants per session. Participants must be age 13+ and must be able to display that they can swim and/or float independently in order to participate in this program.  There is a weight capacity of 250lbs for the boats that are used at this program.

 

NOTE: Participants MUST meet the following Essential Eligibility Criteria:
1.    Breathe independently (i.e., not require medical devices to sustain breathing)
2.    Independently maintain sealed airway passages while under water
3.    Independently hold head upright without neck / head support
4.    Manage personal care independently or with assistance of a companion
5.    Manage personal mobility independently or with a reasonable amount of assistance
6.    Follow instructions and effectively communicate independently or with assistance of a companion
7.    Independently turn from face-down to face-up and remain floating face up while wearing a properly fitted life jacket

 

When: 
Thursday, August 11, 2022 – Pocahontas State Park 10301 State Park Road Chesterfield, VA 23822

 

Time: 6:00-8:00 PM
 

 

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Questions

Please direct questions to: Shep Roeper at shep@beyondboundariesrva.org.