TIPS 2017 IS SCHEDULED FOR
19 - 21 MAY
Save the third weekend in May 2017 for the fourth annual Traditional Paddlers Retreat to be held at the same wonderful spot along the shores of Lake Greenwood. Come add a Greenland twist to your sea kayaking skills to include strokes, rescues, rolling and even harpooning.
The weekend will also be filled with yoga exercises for paddlers, games, friendly competitions on and off the water, information about traditional paddling and LOTS OF FUN.
As plans progress, information will be posted to this site. Visit often.
2016 GUEST MENTORS AND ACTIVITIES
showing his skills on the Greenland ropes.
We are happy to announce that our two extraordinary mentors above will be joined by Jenna Padilla from Greenland.
For fair weather use in summer (most of the time for us down south) many Greenlanders use a short sprayskirt or akuilisaq instead of a tuilik. Less form fitting than the sprayskirts we are used to, they are a bit cooler and less restrictive while rolling.
Jane Gulden will guide you through constructing a neoprene
(pronounced ahh-kwee-lee-sahk) specifically designed for you and your kayak in just one day.
LOW COUNTRY BOIL
Friday evening enjoy a delicious low country boil prepared by our own reknowned chefs Robert Dye and Jeff Atkins, while the rest of us meet, greet and supervise.
On land rolling demonstration
yoga for yips, yeows and yaws
While you are paddliing do certain parts of your body speak to you in terms that you would rather not hear? Would you like to learn some tools that might help alleviate those discomforts. Make an
with Debbie Seabrook, certified yoga instructor.
Put a little balance in your life!
See, I told you I could do it!