Intermediate Whitewater Kayak Weekend with Anna

“Anna’s clinic was the key step in transforming my kayaking to the next level.” – Laura, CO

“You showed me new way to approach paddling. You provided really good reminders that it is important to step up to my potential, AND remain true to myself.” – Almut, Germany 

Are you ready to challenge yourself to grow your skill and personal power on the water?

It’s time to acknowledge and move beyond self-imposed limitations that may be keeping you from full expressing your paddling ability, mental game and fun!

This weekend gives you tools to confidently maneuver and play through Class III rapids.

Here’s what you can expect:

  • Exceptional instruction and practical progressions from a 25 year veteran of whitewater kayaking and Instructor Trainer Educator (I train the trainers who train instructors 🙂 Learn more about me.
  • Delicious locally prepared organic lunch on the river.
  • Effective support to help you move through fears and challenges that come up for you.
  • Focus on precision river running skills that include effective eddy turns, peel-outs and ferries.
  • Review and refinement of effective stroke technique so that you have a solid foundation on which to build.
  • Work on improving your roll.
  • If skill and confidence level is present, intro to playing the river.
  • Small class, limited to 5 students only.
  • ‘Come as you are’ atmosphere – no judgement or pressure!

Results you’ll get from taking an intro to whitewater kayaking with me:

  • Increased confidence on and off the water.
  • New technical tools and skills drills that you can take with you.
  • Increased comfort and skill level in Class III whitewater.
  • Increased ability to read whitewater.
  • Increased awareness of whitewater safety and rescue in Class III whitewater.
  • A big smile on your face. 🙂

As an instructor and instructor trainer educator in whitewater kayaking, I’m known for:

  • Motivating people to turn obstacles into opportunities.
  • Breaking down concepts into simple and practical progressions that set students up for success.
  • Being a calm and patient instructor. I’m 100% present for you and for the group, and committed to having you achieve the results you came for. I have nothing else to do and nowhere else to go.

Join me for a fun weekend of adventure and confidence building on the rivers near Asheville, NC!

I’m offering one weekend of intermediate whitewater only in 2019! It’s June 29 – 30, don’t miss it!

Yes, I Want to Improve My Skills!

Meet Anna Levesque

Anna Levesque is the leading expert on paddling instruction for women and yoga for paddling, including SUP Yoga. Named one of the most inspirational paddlers alive by Canoe and Kayak Magazine, Anna’s twenty-plus years of experience as an accomplished international competitor, instructor, coach and author has landed her in mainstream publications such as TIME, SHAPE and SELF.

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