Want to Become an Instructor?

A Brief Guide to ACA Instructor Certification We often get asked about instructor certification and so we thought we should try to explain the process as briefly as we can. The ACA website has a wealth of information on it but it may appear overwhelming for those that...

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Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium – 2017

Experiencing the largest tidal range in the world is reason enough for any sea kayaker to want to attend ‘Fundy’. And running the tidal bore on the Shubenacadie River or playing on one of a multitude of tide races that scour the south-eastern...

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Coach’s Tip #8 – gnilddaP Backwards!

By Sean Morley Seriously, why do I need to know how to paddle backwards? I've spent my whole life working on my forward stroke, and now you want me to paddle backwards? If I wanted to go backwards I'd be a rower! These thoughts went through my mind as I prepared for...

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Coach’s Tip #7 – Rigging Your Kayak

By Sean Finigan There are many reasons to modify the rigging on your kayak. You might want to make it easier to grab on to when surfing or doing rescues. You may want to change out some old deck lines that are fraying, or deck bungee cords that have lost their...

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