Kayak Pool Sessions 2016-2017 Announced

Our 2016 – 2017 Calendar is beginning to take shape. Our second announcement is the 2016 – 2017 Pool Sessions. We are at Gabel Natatorium again this year. Where:  Gabel Natatorium

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Kayak Pool Lessons Announced for 2015-2016 Season

Our 2015 – 2016 Calendar is beginning to take shape. Our first announcement is the 2015 – 2016 Pool Sessions. We went to the Gulag of Plainwell last year to

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Kayak Pool Dates Announced for 2015

Go Kayak Now’s 2015 pool sessions have been announced and are ready for registration. We have made two big changes for 2015. We have moved to Plainwell Middleschool. And because I

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BCU Coach Level 1 Offered in Kalamazoo May 27-30

BCU Coach Level 1 Training and Assessment When: May 27-30 2014 Where: Portage MI, Long Lake Ramona Park Who: Body Boat Blade International What: The UKCC BCU Coach Level 1

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More Difficult

Complacency is not an enemy that stages a dawn raid on your home, sirens blaring, knocking down your door, blazing in with maximum violence. Complacency is something that approaches silently

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Power, Stability and Control through Linked Strokes

Power, Stability and Control through linked strokes for kayaking For Canoecopia 2013, I elected to put some thought into linked strokes. I love teaching blended strokes for kayaking. It is

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Announcement BCU Coach Level 1 Training and Assessment for WMCKA

Go Kayak Now is pleased to announce a new offering in partnership with Summit Sports and WMCKA, a BCU training series in the Midwest. BCU training has been hard to

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Is being a kayak instructor still fun?

So is being a kayak coach still fun? Is kayaking still fun? Having been at paddling now for over ten years, it still consumes me and drives me forward. I

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Lesson from The Gales: Practice rescues in the conditions in which you paddle

This is a guest post from Alec and Sharon Bloyd-Peshkin of Have Kayaks Will Travel My thanks to them for posting this article here on Go Kayak Now. Editor: Keith

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Feedback and Criticism in Kayaking Assessments

In light of the Bob Weitzl’s death on Lake Superior, my mind over the last few days has wandered to the assessment process for paddlers. Not all paddlers get involved

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