RACE READY - Racing development U12

RACE READY U12 RACING DEVELOPMENT (RD) 

RACE ready U12 Racing Development (RD)  is for our RACE ready U12 athletes (11-12 year-old athletes ready to be competitive paddlers). These athletes have experienced paddling with the club before and will continue to develop their paddling skills and take part in some inter-club regattas.

RD is a continuation of our FUNdamentals stage where we emphasize the overall development of a child’s physical capacities, fundamental movement skills including agility, balance, coordination and speed.

All RHCC programs require swimming ability: Lifesaving Society Swim Levels Swimmer 5 or Red Cross Level 6.

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Participants will learn to paddle singles (Kl, Cl), and
    doubles (K2, C2), fours (K4, C4), and War Canoe (ClS)
  • Athletes will begin to take part in some inter-club
    regattas. (ie.- Welland, ON)
  • The Head Coach will determine when paddlers are ready to join higher skilled groups
  • There will be ongoing evaluations of skill level throughout the program
  • Consists of on and off water practices (running shoes required)
  • All RHCC programs are led by qualified coaches.
  • All programs will have a two-week vacation from August 16 to September 3
  • Athletes are encouraged to continue with dryland training in the winter program which includes swimming, cross country skiing and strength & conditioning session

RD U12

May 6 – Nov 1

Spring:

May 6 – June 28
Tues/Thurs
5:00 – 7:00pm
Sat 
9:30 – 11:30am

Summer: 

July 2 – Aug 16

Mon – Fri

9:30am – 1:30pm

RACE READY

Fall: 
Tues/Thurs
5:00 – 7:00pm
Sat 
9:30 – 11:30am

$1210