Come and Try Paracanoe

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BlazeSports America, together with Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club, are hosting this one off Come and Try and Talent ID day.

This free event will introduce individuals with physical impairments, including youth, adults and military veterans, to the Paralympic sport of Paracanoe. As part of the event, participants will learn technique, safety and a variety of skills before taking part in a time trial that can help determine their aptitude for Paralympic sport and identify potential future U.S. Paralympic athletes.

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Expert instructors will provide coaching and adapted equipment is available.

Official time trials will be submitted to the US Paralympic Committee.


Where: Lake Lanier – 3105 Clarks Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA 30506

Date: August 22, 2015           

Time: 10:00am – 3:30pm

Who: Children and adults with a physical disability (All levels welcome)

Cost: Free (Lunch Included)

Transport available departing from the BlazeSports Office, Norcross.


Register Online:


Contact: Kit McCluskey  or (404) 270-2036



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