Racing development PROGRAM

Racing Development Program is designed for beginners and experienced paddlers 10+ years old and introduces youth to the sport of sprint canoeing and kayaking. Participants will learn to paddle singles (K1, C1), doubles (K2, C2), fours (K4, C4), and War Canoe (C15).

Racing Development Program is offered in two different options

5 days per week

12:30-2:30 pm


3 days per week

Tuesday and Thursday 6-7:30 pm

Saturday – 11:30-1:00



  • On-water training starts in May and continues through September (early October)
  • Starting in July, there are 5 practices per week (3 practices per week for new paddlers)
  • Winter program runs from October to May 
  • The Head Coach will determine when paddlers are ready to join the higher skilled groups
  • NOTE: There is a 2-3 week break from training after Nationals in late August.