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DRIP FEST - River SUP Intro Clinic w/Paul Clark

  • Sawyer Station - DRIP FEST 404 2nd Avenue Gold Hill, OR, 97525 United States (map)

Come learn the fundamentals of River SUP with SUPPAUL, SUP adventurer and instructor Paul Clark.

Details:

  1. Outfitting for independent river SUP paddling (river-ready boards, paddles, safety equipment)

  2. Fundamentals of paddling, including stance and strokes; falling safely and recovering quickly; navigating in moving water, peeling in/out of eddies, and river crossing/ferry exercises.

  3. Progressive and experiential approach to the curriculum, from kneeling and standing during each exercise in Class 1 &2 swift water.

  4. All participants will be wearing the "river SUP uniform" S.H.I.P.P.S (Shoes, helmet, insulation, PFD, padding, and signal device). 

*Strongly recommend paddlers bring their own gear for proper fit. Insulation in the form of a thick wetsuit or drysuit is suggested. For the short section of river we will will paddle, padding such as GForm knee/shin guards will be optional.

Later Event: November 22
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