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Fall Training: Homework 1

September 5, 2014 by  
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First, Check out this great video made by Chris Wing. Playboater Troubleshooter – Episode 2 – Positions of Power If you have a longer boat, take some time on flat water to try the stern pivot, explained around 7:00.  Remember to scoop the outside edge into and under the water.  Work on getting vertical, don’t […]

Instructor Highlight – Adam Beeco

June 19, 2014 by  
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  Adam Beeco got his start in kayaking in 2004 while attending Clemson University in South Carolina.  In 2008 he started teaching for the Clemson Outdoor Recreation and Education program at the university.  After nearly a decade of paddling Southeast rivers, Adam moved to DC and started teaching with Liquid Adventures in 2013.   Adam’s […]

Instructor Highlight – Stefan Greene

June 17, 2014 by  
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  As a youngster, Stefan Greene developed a personal relationship with water on the lakes of the Adirondack State Park. Paddling the bow of the family gear canoe, he grew fascinated with the hydrodynamics of water and the effect of his paddle on the boat. Five years ago, Stefan began an apprenticeship with American Canoe […]

Instructor Highlight – Adam Michel

June 10, 2014 by  
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  Adam began whitewater kayaking his freshman year at Whitman College in Washington state. During his four years at Whitman, Adam explored rivers and creeks in all corners of Idaho, Washington and Oregon. He received his American Canoe Association teaching certification four years ago, takes regular swift water rescue courses, and is a current Wilderness […]

Instructor Highlight – Patrick Murray

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Instructor Highlight – Dave Ritchie

June 3, 2014 by  
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Free and Open Practice

May 13, 2014 by  
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Tuesday nights are Open Practice sessions, free to anyone signed up for a package of classes with us.  We meet at Lock 6 at 6 pm to practice the skills learned in your last class and meet the LAKS community. Please register for the sessions online; they are free but we do want to know […]

Registration Issues?

April 1, 2014 by  
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We just implemented a new registration system.  If you are having any difficulty, please let us know by email or phone. I would be happy to do registration for you! Sorry for any inconvenience. Thanks! Ashley McEwan 301.229.0428

Instructor Highlight – Rich Martin

March 25, 2014 by  
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Richard Martin is a Maryland native, primitive skills enthusiast, owl caretaker, archery instructor, kayak instructor, and hunter… Rich does a little bit of everything! When not on the water, Rich can be found participating in myriad activities including volunteering as a naturalist with the Howard County Conservancy. He also loves riding his bike, walking in […]

Instructor Highlight – Kenny Erskine

March 11, 2014 by  
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