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2021 Bantam Summer - Sprint Racing Ages 9-14

Date 2021 Jul 05-Aug 27 Ical
Days/Times July 5 - August 27 (full days for 8 weeks)
Location Rouge Beach
Address Rouge Beach

If the program or session you are interested in is full, you can add your name to a waiting list here:  We will contact you if a spot becomes available for you.   

PRCC will be operating all our programs in full compliance with Ministry of Health requirements. See our COVID-19 Response page for more information. We have made many changes to our programs and procedures to keep participants and staff safe.

PLEASE NOTE THAT PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING THEIR OWN LIFEJACKETS AS PART OF OUR COVID-19 RESPONSE PROCEDURES. If we are required to cancel the session in which you are registered, full refunds (prorated if mid-session) will be issued.

The Bantam Summer - Sprint Racing Ages 9-14 Program consists of 8 weeks of full-day sprint canoe and kayak coaching from July 5 - August 27. No experience is necessary and all equipment is provided. Children younger than 9 may be included with Head Coach approval. Children enjoy learning to paddle, games, beach time, fun regattas, as well as the option to race in more competitive regattas. Our well-trained coaches teach fundamental paddling skills and provide a comprehensive physical activity program that involves paddling, balance drills, and games and activities in a positive fun environment. The program is based on Canoe Kayak Canada’s (CKC) model for Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) and provides: - A fun and safe environment for all participating athletes - Instruction in the fundamentals of sprint canoe and kayak for both beginners and experienced paddlers - Opportunities for athletes to train and compete in a variety of team (crew) and individual boats (singles) - Introduction to aerobic and speed training on and off the water - Opportunities for all participants to compete in regattas in Western Ontario Division The day-to-day activities include: - Morning meet and greet - Morning warm up with dry land activities such as jogging and dynamic stretching - Group games such as volleyball, pickle, frisbee, jack-pot and relay races - Multiple on-water sessions with time in team boats, singles and big boats (war canoe) - Beach activities, swimming, time in fun boats (non-racing boats) - Designated lunch time supervised by coaches - Theme weeks with costume day on Wednesdays. The session runs Mondays to Fridays, 9:00-4:00 from July 5 to August 27, 2021 (excluding Civic Holiday August 2) Cost is $1170.00 including all taxes and fees. Fees include equipment and regattas. Participants, along with parents or guardians, become members of Pickering Rouge Canoe Club (PRCC) for the year of registration. All athletes and parents/guardians must read and sign off that they have read the PRCC concussion code of conduct. See our page on Rowan's Law for full information.

Additional spots have been added for a session from July 19th to August 27th.  The cost is $880.00 including all taxes and fees. 


On the first day of the program, please bring your email confirmation and a volunteer cheque for $100 per child, postdated to October 27, 2021. The cheque is cashed only if you do not complete 10 or more hours of volunteer work (per child). PRCC is run by volunteers. By pitching in, you will help us continue to offer high quality programs at a reasonable price, and you’ll have fun by engaging with other members at the same time. Family and friends can also volunteer and their time will count towards your volunteer hours. For volunteer opportunities, see our website under “Jobs and Volunteering”.


Only parents, legal guardians or persons 18 years of age or older can register participants for this program. If you are not at least 18 years old, a parent or guardian will need to complete the registration. After selecting "Register" you will be required to CREATE AN ACCOUNT with Sportical if you do not already have one.

Payment is by credit card.

On the first day of your program, please bring your email confirmation and volunteer cheque.


All registrations are non-transferable. All refunds may be subject to a $35.00 administration fee. Any refund will take approximately 2-4 weeks to complete. 75% refund if notified at least 1 month before start date. 50% refund with 2 weeks’ notice of start date. 25% refund with 1 week of start date. A full refund of your membership will be granted if an e-mailed request to [email protected] is received within 24 hours of registering or more than one month remains before the start of the program. Memberships are active from the start of the program. They become non-active at the end of the season or upon our receipt of your application for refund. Refunds after the start of the program will only be considered for medical reasons with proper medical documentation. Non-use is not a reason for refund of membership. Refunds are not given for inclement weather. PRCC reserves the right to change schedules, coaches or practices as needed without compensation or notice.

Contact Tristan Forgie 905-767-3330
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Type Club Program - Short Term
Category Bantam
Deadline August 27, 2021 00:00
Early Bird Deadline March 13, 2021