Brace & Roll at Tumalo Creek (summer)


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Brace & Roll at Tumalo Creek (summer)

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Whether it is your first time in a white­wa­ter kayak, or you need a thor­ough refresher after years out of your boat, Tumalo Creek’s Brace & Roll Classes on-site in our solar heated pool are a great place to start.

SPECIAL 2017 PACKAGE DISCOUNT OFFERED MAY – APRIL! This consists of three Thursday evening Brace & Roll Classes (the first, a 3-hour and the following two, 2-hour) for $65, plus a 10% discount on follow-up course options Full Immersion or Women’s Whitewater Weekend when all three Brace & Roll Sessions have been completed. Call store for sign-up and details!

Tumalo Creek guides are American Canoe Association (ACA) certified and have been guiding on the Deschutes and other rivers for decades.

Note: Please call the shop directly for reservations occurring 24 hours or less from class start date, 541.317.9407. Minimum enrollment needs can periodically result in course rescheduling.

Where: Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe 805 SW Industrial Way, Suite 6, Bend OR 97702.

What: The Brace & Roll at Tumalo Creek (summer) Class is a two hour session in our solar heated pool to learn and practice hip snaps, bracing, and t-rescues. Plenty of one-on-one instruction with each paddler will be given to introduce and refine the roll, first with a torso supported roll, then a paddle supported roll, and finally a solo roll, all with an instructor close by.

Cost: $25 for a two hour session

Dates: Every other Thursday throughout the summer, 6-8pm

Tumalo Creek provides:

  • kayak
  • paddle
  • spray skirt
  • PFD
  • guide

Participant provides (dress to get wet):

  • Swim suit/shorts
  • Synthetic top or
  • Rash guard
  • Dry towel
  • Change of cloths

Gear required for this trip is available for purchase at Tumalo Creek and other local retailers.