Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Whitewater Canoeing
R110 | 4513 | David Calvin
CLASS TIME: May 9 & 16, 7:00-10:00pm in the IMU Redbud
(Attendance at class is required to
attend travel dates)
TRAVEL DATES: May 18-20
INSTRUCTOR: Dave Calvin
LOCATION: Elkhorn Creek, Frankfort, Kentucky
DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to introduce the student to
basic whitewater canoeing skills. R110 Whitewater Canoeing is a
highly experiential course where they must demonstrate knowledge and
skills about canoeing strategies and tactics, water safety, river
dynamics, and relevant whitewater canoeing equipment.
BOOKS: Canoeing: A Trailside Guide, by Gordon Grant.
EVALUATION: 30% skill demonstration, 30% expedition behavior,
30% written examination, 10% self assessment.
ADDITIONAL FEE: The additional fee for the class is $160, which
includes transportation, food, boating gear and group camping