Youth Programs (Summer)

Kids in Kayak

6 – 10 years old

A progressive and fun approach to introduce young kids to the sport of kayaking. The emphasis is on having fun while learning some basic kayaking skills and safety.

Where: Rundle Park Paddling Centre
What: Introduction to Kayaking for Kids over a 4 week duration
Dates:

  • June 7, 14, 21, 28 (Round 1) – FULL
  • July 5, 12, 19, 26 (Round 2) – FULL
  • Aug 9, 16, 23, 30 (Round 3)

Time: 5:30PM – 6:30PM
Cost: $50 (+$20 for an annual youth membership)

To register for lessons, please click here to become a member. After registering, you will be able to sign up for lessons through your online account.


Youth Beginner Intro to Kayaking

11 years old+

A course that introduces youth to the fun, energetic world of kayaking. In the safe friendly environment, the basics of kayaking will be taught. This course gives the foundation to become a river paddler, canoe polo player and/or Summer Games competitor.

Where: Rundle Park Paddling Centre
What: 4 weeks in duration, exposing the participants to safety and basic skills required for whitewater kayaking and canoe polo.
Dates:

  • June 9, 16, 23, 30: 6:30PM – 7:30PM (Round 1) – FULL
  • July 5, 12, 19, 26: 7:00PM – 8:00PM (Round 2)

Cost: $90 (+$20 youth membership)

To register for lessons, please click here to become a member. After registering, you will be able to sign up for lessons through your online account.


Intermediate Youth/Alberta Summer Games Training

11 years old+

This course teaches advanced strokes for slalom, canoe polo, games and general kayak practice. This course is aimed at those who already know the basic kayak strokes and want to improve their technique. It also is the next course if interested in getting involved in the sport of kayak polo.

Where: Rundle Park Paddling Centre
What: Intermediate youth training group that runs all summer
Dates: June 9 – Aug 25 (Every Wednesday)
Time: 6:30PM – 8:00PM
Cost: $100 (+$20 youth membership)

To register for lessons, please click here to become a member. After registering, you will be able to sign up for lessons through your online account.


Youth/Student Drop In Sessions (Advanced Polo)

Youth paddlers with substantial polo experience should feel welcome to attend the Thursday night drop in polo session with the adults. 

EWP membership is required to paddle and to use the club equipment.

Outdoor drop in session are FREE with purchase of annual membership ($20 for youth).

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Trips

EWP organizes and leads various Whitewater and Sea Kayaking/Touring trips throughout the Spring, Summer and Fall geared at various ages and skill levels. Click the button below to learn more.

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