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CKC Symposium


 Carolina Kayak Club offers an annual Symposium for members, typically in the middle of June. Three days/two nights camping at Vista Point Campgrounds on Lake Jordan, Certified ACA Instructors, catered dinner, and camaraderie... all for a very low fee.  Membership has its privileges, and this is just one of the perks of  being a CKC Member!  What kayak and SUP classes are offered?  What events?  Continue reading!
Each year, we look for new class and events offerings in addition to the favorites! View the Symposium 2016 PDF for a view of a recent symposium.  An active membership is required in order to take advantage of this incredible experience....but no worries - you can join today!  Examples classes held are below.   



 Symposium Skill Classes on-Water:

o L2 Skills Assessment
o Kayak Klowning
o Assisted Rescues and Towing
o Kayaking for Women
o Balance, Bracing, & Support (All)
o Nature Paddle
o Balance, Bracing, & Support (Advanced)
o Strokes and Maneuverning
o Draw Strokes
o Sit on Top
o Fundamentals & Foundations (All)
o What’s SUP
o Fundamentals & Foundations (Advanced)
o Forward Stroke
o Greenland Strokes & Manuevers
o Get Ready to Roll (Sea Kayak)
o Kayak Camping  




  Symposium Includes:                          



  • Camping Friday & Saturday nights
  • Bonfire & Social Friday night
  • Friday night Paddle
  • Catered Dinner Saturday night


  • Door Prizes & Entertainment
  • Flare & Smoke Demo
  • Gear Yard Sale






 Symposium 2012 Video



video filmed and provided by Larry Ausley