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Intro to Surf Zone (Half Moon Bay)

August 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Intro to the Surf Zone (Half Moon Bay)

WHO: This class is intended for sea kayakers who want to learn to handle themselves in the surf zone safely and in control. The August 18th class will be taught by Mike Kowalsky.

WHAT: We will learn about wave dynamics and beach characteristics and how to identify hazards. We will practice bracing on breaking waves, holding position, and launching and landing through the surf zone safely.

WHY: Paddling along the California coast and taking advantage of all the wonderful things it has to offer means becoming friends with the surf zone. For sea kayakers, this is the 2nd in our Progression of Classes designed to prepare you for paddling on the open coast in Level 4 conditions.

WHERE: The class will be conducted at Half Moon Bay.

WHEN: We will meet at 9.00 AM and be off the water no later than 4.00 PM.

COST: $129.00 (Minimum enrollment – 3, maximum enrollment – 5)

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Please note: Cost does not include kayak and gear rental. Boats & Gear can be rented from our Partners.


August 18
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:


Half Moon Bay


River and Ocean
415 816 8746