Shed Clean Up - Sat 28 Nov
Please note that the shed clean-up date has been changed from Sat 21 Nov to Sat 28 Nov. The club is seeking volunteers to assist with a shed clean-up on 28 Nov at 9.00am. This is going to be a major clean up before the 24 Hour Race that is being hosted by our club. If you have time available please come down and give a hand.
Thanks to Scott MacWilliam who is coordinating the clean up. Please email Scott if you have any questions.
Summer Time Trial Details
Wetspot Summer Time Trial Series
The Wetspot Winter Time Trial Series has completed and thanks to all those who participated and assisted over the winter months.
The new Wetspot Summer Time Trial Series commenced on Wednesday 14 Oct 15.
Thanks to Russell Lutton, and Scott MacWilliam for pulling this all together. Click on the Wetspot Logo to see the rules for the event.
A TASTE OF PADDLING
The Burley Griffin Canoe Club will hold 'A Taste of Paddling' session for those people who would like to try out kayaking. The sessions will be held on the Molonglo River in calm conditions close to shore.
Participants will be able to try out a variety of boats and SUP’s (Stand Up Paddle boards), learn about equipment, boat handling, entry and exit techniques, basic paddling techniques and basic capsize procedures. Participants are expected to be able to swim 50m.
Sessions will be run over 3 hours and cost $95-. All boats, life jackets and paddles are provided.
- Sunday Dec 13th 1pm - 4pm
- January: 17th 1pm - 4pm
- Feb: 14th 1pm - 4pm
The aim of the course is to introduce you to the sport of kayaking and to deliver the skills necessary to use a recreational kayak safely, in calm, flatwater conditions, close to shore.
The course will cover a short introduction to a variety of boats and paddles, safety issues, entry and exit techniques, basic paddling techniques, what to do in a capsize.