Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Whitewater Canoeing
R110 | 23447 | Dave Calvin
Class Time: March 29, 7:00-10:00 pm in the IMU Redbud Tree Suite
(Attendance at class is required to attend travel dates)
Travel Dates: April 1-3
Location: Elkhorn Creek, Frankfort, KY
Description: This course is designed to introduce the student to
basic whitewater canoeing skills. R110 Whitewater Canoeing is a
hihgly experiential course where they must demonstrate knowledge and
skills about canoeing strategies and tactics, water safety, river
dynamics, and relevant whitewater canoeing euipment.
Books: Canoeing: A Trailside Guide, by Gordon Grant
Assignments: Readings and reflective paper.
Evaluation: 30% skill demonstration, 20% expeditin behavior, 30%
written examination, 20% three page paper.
Additional Fee: The additional fee for the class is $150, which
includes transportation, food, boating gear and group camping