Youth Programs

Unfortunately due to the pandemic, we are unable to run any of our current programming. We hope to be back in the pool in 2021, but we do not have any dates for this established with our pool (Kinsmen). We will be updating our webpage and Facebook once we know more. Stay safe everyone!

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: Kinsmen Sports Centre
When:
What: 4 weeks in duration, exposing the participants to safety and basic skills required for whitewater kayaking and canoe polo.
Dates:

Cost: $89 (+$20 youth membership)

Our online payment system is currently undergoing an upgrade. To sign up for lessons, please contact us to let us know and we will invoice you.


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.

Where: Kinsmen Sports Centre
When:
What: 4 weeks in duration, exposing the participants to some basic skills and games in a kayak.
Dates:

Cost: $30 (+ $20 for annual youth membership)

Our online payment system is currently undergoing an upgrade. To sign up for lessons, please contact us to let us know and we will invoice you.


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. The next Summer Games will be held in Lethbridge in 2021 (dates TBA). Check this out for more information.

This group will practice together on the following nights:

Where: Kinsmen Sports Centre
When:
Dates:

Cost: $120

Our online payment system is currently undergoing an upgrade. To sign up for lessons, please contact us to let us know and we will invoice you.


Youth/Student Drop In Sessions (Advanced Polo)

Youth paddlers with substantial polo experience can play polo on Thursday nights (8:45-10:30pm) with the adult advanced polo group. There is extra cost to joining this group compared to the general youth drop-in rate.

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

Earn a discount when packages of 8 sessions are purchased.

Cost:

  • $15 per hour session
  • $80 for 8 sessions

Payment for sessions must be made before getting on the water. Usage is tracked through our online system every evening.

Our online payment system is currently undergoing an upgrade. To sign up for lessons, please contact us to let us know what you would like to purchase and we will invoice you.

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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