We offer American Canoe Association (ACA) paddle sport education program that range from a couple of hours to multi day kayak instructor certification workshops and Adaptive Padding Workshops.  

Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard 

Experience the fun of paddleboarding as we explore one of our beautiful inland lakes.  Typical excursions range from 2-4 hours with an additional options available.  

  • June 21st  - Akron OH  9am

  • July 18th - Akron OH 9am 

  • August 9th - Akron OH 9am 

Adaptive Paddling Workshops

Adaptive Paddling Workshops train instructors and program providers in the best practices of inclusive paddlesports.

  • April 3-4 at The University of Akron, OH - CANCELLED

  • August 14-16 at Fort AP Hill, Virginia  

Kayak Instructor Certification Workshops (ICW)

Kayak ICW's provide the information and context to develop necessary skills to become a certified ACA Kayak Instructor.  Workshops are 2-3 days depending on course level 1 or level 2, Essentials of River Kayaking.


2020 Schedule

    • June 12-14 Level 1-2 Intro-River Kent OH 

    • June 26-28 Level 1 & 2 Intro-River

    • July 11-12 Level 1

    • September 11 Level 1 Instructor Update 

    • September 11-12 Level 1 & 2 Intro-River

 Learn to Kayak 

​If you've never kayaked or want to take your kayaking skills to the next level this is for you.  These courses are  tailored to meet your time frame  

 River Kayak Skills Workshop

​These four hour programs are designed for kayakers with previous paddling experience and their own equipment.  We will spend time on land discussing river features and hazards then move on water to practice working the river

  • July 19th 9am-noon

  • August 8th 9am-noon

  Taking your paddleboarding or kayaking to the next level

5922 Chatham Way

Hudson, OH 44236

Tel: 330-714-8190


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