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Full Season Youth Racing Programs

Join the FCRCC Youth Sprint team! These programs are for those who want to learn more advanced paddling skills and try out racing.  These racing programs also include the summer camp options! Intro to Paddling – FUNdamentals & Foundations (U10)  (*ages ~7-10) Advanced Fundamentals – FUNdamentals & Foundations with Introduction to Training (U12)  (*ages ~10-12) Junior Racing Development – Training to Train (U14)  (*ages ~13-14) Junior Performance – Learning and Training to Compete (U16+)  (*ages ~15+) Note: Program Ages here are used as a guideline to represent typical athlete pathway in this sport but is not strict. In the end, coaches will put athletes in […]

Youth Flatwater

Regatta Ready Summer Camp

Our Regatta Ready Summer Camp program is for kids who want to dive right into some more advanced paddling concepts and try out some racing boats!  It is geared towards introducing kids (ages 10-15) to the next level of sprint canoe/kayak paddling (beyond CanoeKids).  It focuses on getting kids involved in a healthy and active lifestyle, with an emphasis on developing canoe/kayak paddling skills.  We have two program options: 2-3 week camp option – this option is for kids who want to try out the program for 2-3 weeks.  At the end of the program, we will put on a […]

CanoeKids - Summer 2014

CanoeKids Summer Camp

Our CanoeKids summer camp is a great way to introduce kids (ages 7-12) to sprint canoe and kayak paddling in a fun and safe environment. Each of our weekly camps run Monday through Friday 9am-4pm and will be taught by our Certified CanoeKids summer camp coaches. The camps will consist of a lot of fun games and activities both on the water and off, and are a great way for kids to meet other kids in the community, learn about teamwork, grow in self-confidence, and most of all…have fun! At the end of the week, each paddler will have acquired […]

CKBC Fall Training Camp (Nov 8-11, 2014) - Burnaby, BC

Youth Paddling Programs

We have many exciting Youth paddling options to help keep your kids active!  Our youth paddling programs are structured based off the nationwide Canadian Sport For Life Long-Term Athlete Development model, and more specifically, the CanoeKayakCanada LTAD Model.  This model is designed to help kids develop optimally through stages, acquiring fundamental skills and progressively building on their technical and physical skills. Kids can enter our programs many ways depending on how much paddling they want to do! We have Intro programs for those who only want to paddle once a week.  We have Racing programs for those who want to paddle more and […]