Canoeing In British Columbia

A weekly Podcast about everything canoeing in British Columbia


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Shownotes: Beaver Canoe Club Training

Guest Bio: Carey; Training Director 

  1. Recreational Canoeing Association of British Columbia certifications:

    1980; Lakewater Instructor
    1982; Tandem Moving Water Paddler
    1983; Moving Water Instructor
    1985; Moving Water Instructor recertification
    1987; Ocean Canoeing Instructor
    1988; Moving Water Instructor Recertification
    1990; Master Instructor

  2. Executive Board member Recreational Canoeing Association of British Columbia 1980 to 2002 excepting 1990.
  3. President Recreational Canoeing Association of British Columbia 1991 to 2001
  4. Executive Member Canadian Recreational Canoeing Association 1991 to 2001
  5. Western Vice-President Canadian Recreational Canoeing Association 1994 to 1999
  6. Executive member Beaver Canoe Club 1981 to 1992
  7. Training Director Beaver Canoe Club 2003 to present.

Other Training includes:

Significant Wilderness Trips

First Descents (Canoeing)

Hollywood Training



The 10 most asked questions about training and in particular Basic Paddlers' lessons in the Beaver CanoeClub.

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Future podcast episodes will include: How to plan for a wilderness trip, Taking kids wilderness canoeing, Food preparation for a wilderness canoe trip, Planning an Ocean canoe Trip and How to choose a canoe.

Past Episodes:

    Episode 1; Beaver Canoe Club Meet President Phil 

    Episode 2; Beaver Canoe Club Meet David, Trips Director 

    Episode 3; Beaver Canoe Club  It's Spring and that means it's Training time!

    Episode 4; Our canoe's lineage and what shape and size will fit me.

    Episode 5;

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