Essentials of River Safety: Paddling Clinic
secrets of safe paddling from the experts! Learning stations will be
created along Terrapin Creek where participants will be taught safety,
rescue drills, and the basic "how to" of paddling by certified American
Canoe Association (ACA) instructors. This event is hosted by Terrapin
Creek Outdoor Center, Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce, JSU Field
Schools and sanctioned by ACA. The clinic is led by ACA Instructor of the Year, Gordon
June 16, 2007 (Rain date: June 23, 2007)
Where: Terrapin Creek Outdoor Center -
Located on Alabama Highway 9 between Piedmont and Centre.
Time: Clinic from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
$50/person (includes all equipment and instruction)
information or to register for a program, contact JSU Field Schools at
256-782-5697 or email
This American Canoe Association (ACA) sanctioned event is
geared to teach beginner/novice paddlers the skills needed for a safe paddling
trip in canoes or kayaks. Our first annual event received commendation
from ACA for spectacular participation with over 80 folks attending and a 100%
participant safety record.
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
limited…so register SOON!
call Renee Morrison at 256-782-5697 or email firstname.lastname@example.org