Advanced Oar Training
Prerequisites: Previous Class III experience.
This course can take 2 tracks.
Follows more technical skills navigating steep narrow sections requiring “must make” maneuvers. Quick reactions to the unexpected is the name of the game. Topics include single oar navigation, micro eddy catching, advance scouting strategies, boat and swimmer recovery including flip drills.
Follows more “Big Water” or Canyon style navigating. This track is more suited for the person looking to explore more Multi-day excursions. Topics include advanced rigging and planning concepts for extended travel, advance scouting strategies, boat and swimmer recovery including flip drills.