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Developmental Skills in Whitewater Kayak and Canoe Slalom

This program is perfect for your youngster and/or young-at-heart person with previous paddling experience through a club or business. Comfortable on light-moving water, this program introduces you to the skills and techniques of kayak or canoe slalom.

Eligible Athletes: 
  • Anybody with previous kayak or canoe experience through a club or business

  • Comfortable on light-moving water

  • Suggested age 6+

What to expect:

• Program running from June to September
• Fun and inclusive group

• Experienced Salom coaches

• Set session days (1x or 2x per week, depending on what you sign up for)

• Locations Bowness Eddies, Harvie Passage and maybe a few Kananaskis trips
• Age-appropriate instructions on:

- Upstream gate

- Off-set gates

- Learning to read the water and what it does to your boat

- Advanced paddle strokes

- Surfing and boat control

- Rolling a slalom boat

- Racing a small slalom course and having fun on the water


• Weekly sessions
• Race Fee covered for the "Harvie Fall" Classic Slalom race

Options and Costs:

Slalom Developmental Skills - 1x week - $ 400
June - September

Slalom Developmental Skills - 2x week - $ 600
June - September

Winter Add on Option:
Please speak to our coach Jordi for details

Payment options: 
- Credit Card ( processing fees to be added to your registration fees)

- E-transfer to (no processing fees)

- If you would like to split up payments to make it easier, please speak to your coach

and arrange a payment schedule. 

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