Sat 2nd Mar 19, 8:00 am
8 days

Learn to kayak in a single kayak with proper paddling technique and kayaking rescue skills from a professional kayaking coach!

Yes, you will get wet but that’s part of the fun! Come feel the joy of playing in the water like the kid you once were! =D

Ever Imagine paddling across the ocean and explore the world on a kayak in style? Wondering how is it like to embark on long-distance or multi-day kayaking expeditions? -The 2 Star course is provided through collaboration with A Lumi Pte Ltd- Join us to improve your paddling strokes and maneuvering skills while enjoying the beautiful scenery of Singapore Flyers! You will learn: Lifting and carrying of kayaks Launching and coming ashore Demonstrate efficient forward and reverse paddling Demonstrate forward and reverse sweep strokes Demonstrate the ability to spin the kayak on the spot using alternate forward and reverse sweeps Demonstrate J draw and Classic draw with directional control Demonstrate stern rudder Demonstrate basic use of edge control Demonstrate basic low support and recovery Demonstrate basic high support and recovery Demonstrate low brace turns with understanding of edge control Capsize and wet exit with retention of kayak and paddle Demonstrate a X rescue as a rescuer and patient Demonstrate a kayak to swimmer rescue (bow carry) Demonstrate an Eskimo bow rescue as a patient Demonstrate the beginnings of sculling draw strokes Demonstrate the beginnings of bow rudder (blade placed between bow and cockpit) Master the skills of kayaking rescues such as X rescue and Eskimo bow rescue! Train up your endurance of long-distance kayaking and become a cool competent 2 stars kayaker recognized by the Singapore Canoe Federation! Perform cool looking skills such as J-drawing, Stern Rudder and Low Brace Turn with style to aid in your kayaking experience! Combine the skills you learnt and you will realise how easy it is to keep your kayak from spinning like a merry-go-round! With the 2 stars certification, you will be able to take part in our cross-island expeditions such as round Ubin and Southern Island kayak! Sign up with us now! The course will be on the 2,3,9 Mar'19 (8am - 2pm each day) *The Kayaking 2 Star certification course is 3 days long, it takes up both Saturday and Sunday on one weekend and also one more Saturday/Sunday the following week. *Do take note: You have to attend all days in order to complete the certification course. Additional fees apply in the event where you could not attend one of the days and wanted to continue the course on another day. *By signing up for this event, you are agreeing to all our Terms & Conditions.
1. Comfortable full sleeve arm/leg attire for water activity 2. Covered shoes/water shoes 3. Dry clothes, towel, shower toiletries 5. Wide hat and neck buff(Recommended but optional) 6. Sun block and Sun shades (especially useful to look cool) 7. 1.5L water 8. Please don't wear contact lenses unless u wear them and swim before 9. If you are wearing spectacles ,please wear with a spectacle flotation 10. Snacks or fruits (Recommended but optional)