Category Archives: general interest

Generally for information about non-SKABC initiated activities, e.g. presentations by third-parties that may be of interest to our members.

Join the team for our booth at MEC Paddlefest

Join the team at SKABC’s booth at the MEC Paddlefest at Jericho on June 16. While at the Paddlefest, you can learn new skills at the clinics, demo an array of boards and boats, and check out the gear swap. … Continue reading

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Open Houses and Survey on public facilities for paddlers in Vancouver

The Vancouver Park Board is looking for your feedback about On Water: Vancouver’s Non-motorized Watercraft Strategy. “Help us imagine the future of canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and more for Vancouver’s waterways!” There is an online survey and two more open houses … Continue reading

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Water use and shore access: let your voice be heard

City of Vancouver survey Let the City of Vancouver have your views about (sea) water use and shore access, to influence planning decisions for future facilities etc. It would not be right if only the highly organized and the competitive … Continue reading

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Women On Water Workshop – Sunday, June 25

Presented by Deep Cove Kayak This full day, women only, workshop includes two lessons and lunch, and all equipment is provided. Lessons available in kayak, surfski and stand up paddleboard and from beginner to expert. When: Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 8:30 … Continue reading

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Team needed for SKABC booth at Paddlefest

Every couple of years our club hosts a booth at the MEC Paddlefest at Jericho Beach. This year it is on Saturday, June 17. We need a team of volunteers to help make this happen! Paddlefest attracts lots of spectators … Continue reading

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