Paddleability – for fun and enjoyment

Paddleability

Do you have a mobility disability. Paddleability is a programme to encourage South Australians to enjoy the outdoors, have fun and do it in a kayak

Disability Recreation and Sport SA and Canoe SA have a partnership to encourage recreational paddling for people with a mobility disability.

Recreation Inclusive Kayaking (RIK) Dates for 2014

Registration essential. Contact Jacob at DRS – 08 8234 1533
 
Sunday, 19 January, 5.00 – 7.00pm
Sunday, 2 February, 5.00 – 7.00pm
Sunday, 9 February 5.30 – 7.30 pm & Paracanoe Come & Try
Sunday, 16 February, 5.00 – 7.00pm
Sunday, 2 March, 5.00 – 7.00pm
Sunday, 16 March, 5.00 – 7.00pm
Sunday, 30 March, 5.00 – 7.00pm
 
Recreational paddling session on West Lakes.
 
What you need to wear: Cool weather – wear layers to keep you warm with a spary jacket over the top to cut the wind. Remember, you must dress for immersion, but we dont expect you to capsize.
Warm weather – top that covers shoulders and arms, bring a wind proof jacket in case the wind strength increases during the activity, board-shorts or quick drying pants (you will find you get wet with splash of the paddle.
Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat are also a must
Change rooms  & Showers available to use (limited access though)
 
However if you are more interested in the sport of paracanoe –  wanting to aim high and compete in the Flatwater Racing – Click here for dates for the 2012 – 13 Regatta Season

Contact Ian Heard at Canoe SA – 08 8240 3294