This award is designed to progress your ability in appropriate decision making and personal paddling skills on white water for a safe day out on grade 3-4 rivers.
Your Progressive White Water Award endorses your judgment, decision making and expertise and requires a good understanding of paddling on grade 3-4 rivers. You should be confident planning and undertaking journeys on a variety of white water rivers. Your confidence should be based upon both proficiency in skills and a broad appreciation of surroundings and environmental context. Your award should be seen as a sound basis for independently building the experience and expertise associated with Advanced White Water Award holders.
Holding the BC White Water Award is not a pre-requisite of this course. You should be comfortable paddling on grade 2(3), with a confident roll.
Ratios: 2 people minimum – 4 people Maximum.
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