Go Kayak Now, in partnership with Savannah Canoe and Kayak is offering an exciting winter surf week in St. Augustine Florida. You will have an opportunity to work with Keith Wikle and one of the best Nigels around, Nigel Law. Nigel Law is an ACA L4 Surf IT and a BCU Level 3 Coach. BCU 4 * Surf Paddler.
Dates: Feb 15-19 2017
This program will offer an exciting opportunity to develop surf skills. We will be working on both sea kayak and surf specific kayak surfing. You will have the opportunity to get out into the surf zone in the beautiful Atlantic ocean near St. Augustine Florida.
We will be working on a variety of skills:
- Break out strategies
- Surf Landings
- Straight Runs
- Diagonal runs
- Bottom Turns
- Top Turns
- Exit Moves
The course will include:
- Rental House in St. Augustine Florida
- Kayaks both surf and sea
- Spray deck
*If you are flying we can provide a paddle, but if you have one you want to bring, by all means bring it.
Travel and Food are the responsibility of the students. Breakfasts and lunches organized (but not included) at the rental house each day. Dinner we will eat out together at the end of the day.
You will need:
- Drysuit or full surfing wetsuit 5/4 or 4/3. Drysuit is highly recommended
- Appropriate water footwear
- Drybag with spare set of clothes + warm hat
- personal gear and sunscreen
The objective is to introduce students to surfing concepts, which may include a variety of craft including sit on tops, sit inside kayaks.