The Development Program is an introduction to competitive canoe and kayaking. It is designed for paddlers ranging from the 14 to 19 years of age who have less than three years of competitive experience.
AGES: U16/U18 SPRING DATES:
May & June: Mon, Wed, Thurs 6:00 am
Monday to Friday 4:30pm - 6:30 pm
Saturdays 9:00am - 11:00 am SUMMER DATES:
July & August: Mon, Thurs. 7:00am - 9:00am,
Monday to Friday 4-6pm COST (April - October): $895 + HST (includes racing fees)
$980 + HST(includes racing fees & boat storage)
The High Performance Program is designed for experienced paddlers ranging from U18 to Senior Levels. This program is aimed toward those training with aspirations of making the National Team and World Class Levels.
AGES:17 + DATES:Year round program. COST (April - October): $975 + HST (includes racing fees)*
$1,060 + HST(includes racing fees & boat storage)*
*Athletes 19+: Balmy Beach Club membership is mandatory for this age group (in addition to paddling fees).
The Masters' program is for adults (25+) of all skill levels. Most join as beginners with the median age currently at about 44; it's never too late to start! Participants paddle canoes and kayaks ranging from 1-person, 2-person, 4-person and the 15-person war canoe. Joining the Masters is an excellent way to improve aerobic and fitness skills and meet people.
AGES: 25+ DATES: May - October TIMES: Sunday: 10:00am & Monday/Thursday: 7:00pm LOCATION: Ashbridges Bay NEW MEMBER COST: we will not be accepting new members this year* RETURNING MEMBER COST:
$525 +HST** with boat storage WINTER TRAINING: $
*includes Balmy Beach Club membership
**this fee also applies to Balmy Beach Club members
(1) PARACANOE LEARN TO PADDLE ***LTP will not be offered in 2020 because of the physical distancing requirements of COVID19*** DATES: Select Sundays in June July & August COST: $20/session
First session - $10 to try out!
Full season: $120
(2) PARACANOE INTEGRATED MASTERS
DATES: May - October TIMES: Sunday: 10:00am & Monday/Thursday: 7:00pm COST: $235
(3) PARACANOE DEVELOPMENT/HIGH PERFORMANCE
DATES: May - October TIMES: Sunday: 10:00am & Monday/Wednesday: TBD COST:
***LTP will not be offered in 2020 because of the physical distancing requirements of COVID19***
The Learn to Paddle Program is an introductory program geared to both adolescents and adults who would like to try the sport of canoe and kayak.
The sessions teach the fundamentals of canoe and kayak while getting to know members of the Masters group.
AGES: All ages DATES: Summer: June 29 - July 29
Fall: September 7 - October 4 TIMES: Sunday: 10:00am and Monday/Thursday: 7:00pm COST - $235 +HST
Note: If you decide to upgrade to a full Masters membership following this 4 week program, the Learn to Paddle fee is applied against the full, first year Master’s fee.