CLINICS AND TRAINING
Water Ski Clinics / Wake Clinics
WSWA IS offering Handle to Hand clinics at a few different sites. Handle to Hand clinics utilize the Water Ski and Wakeboard Canada Rip n Ride skill progression. The program leads participants through a safe, effective and successful learning progression. . We utilize specialized equipment such as training boom, short line, and trainer skis. Fun and playful success is our priority. Participants can achieve Bronze, Silver and Gold certificates in both Water skiing and Wake boarding. Playful parents may also register if you want to make it a family event!
Handle to Hand Clinics
Ghost Lake, AB
Rip n Ride Waterski/Wakeboard Clinics
for Children (6yrs+) and Youth up to 16yrs old
Ghost Lake Reservoir, Cochrane AB
August 18, 20, 21, 2017
These 3 day clinics are handle to hand clinics that utilize the Waterski and Wakeboard Canada Rip N' Ride skill progression. The program leads participants through a safe, effective and successful learning progression. We utilize specialized equipment such as training boom, short line, and trainer skis. Fun and playful success is our priority. Participants can achieve Bronze, Silver and Gold certificates in both Waterskiing and Wake boarding.
Coach: Graeme MacDougall
Equipment Supplied: Wetsuit, Drysuit(as needed), Skis, Wakeboard, Personal flotation device(PFD), bottled water and sunscreen.
Equipment Needed: Swimsuit, sweatpants/sweater, sandals, towel, hat, lunch and snacks. We stop for ice cream on our way home daily, please give your child $5 daily if you choose.
Where: Ghost Lake Reservoir, 18km west of Cochrane Ab on Highway 1A. Meet at the public boat launch dock on the south side of the highway, west of the bridge.
When: Friday August 18, Sunday August 20, Monday August 21, 2017
Transportation from Calgary- Canada Olympic Park is Included
88 Canada Olympic Rd SW, Calgary. Meet Graeme and the boat at the North West corner of main ski hill parking lot.
Loading Time: 7:50am
Departure Time: 8:00am
Return/Pickup time: 6:00pm
Each day is subject to acceptable weather conditions. Should days be cancelled a proportionate refund will be issued. Cancellations are at the discretion of Waterski Wakeboard Alberta and its affiliate coaches.
If you have any questions contact: Graeme MacDougall (Head Coach) by email or phone:
For More information on Rip 'N Ride Click Here
Handle to Hand Clinics
Stafford Lake, AB
If you would like to have your event added here or you have spotted a mistake please contact the WSWA office at 780 415 0088
We have single day Handle to Hand clinics at Stafford Lake
Head Coach: Brent Lloyd
Cost: $40 / session (1 lesson per day/session) + $20 for extra lessons
Equipment Supplied: Boat, all beginner and intermediate equipment, life jackets, shore activities
Equipment Needed: Swimwear, sweatpants/sweater, sandals, towel, hat, water, snacks, sunscreen, personal ski gear if preferred
Where: Stafford Lake, 20kms east of Lethbridge
When: Session can be scheduled on the following dates in 2 hour group lessons from 1PM until 6PM (Eg. 1-3, 3-5, and 5-7) - max of 4 people per 2 hour session
Dates: July 11th, July 17th, August 7th, August 14th, and August 28th
Transportation to and from the lake is not provided.
If you would like more information on Coaching, please click here