The Club supports a Junior Training Programs for Flat-water Racing (Sprints) and Long Distance Racing (Marathon).
The aim of the programs is to have good competition in suitable events at the Flatwater (Sprint ) Regattas and most of the Marathon races during the year and to participate in the State Championships of the two disciplines The squads also supports the various Club Events during the year if the water is suitable.
Interested in any of our AKC junior program email akcjuniormembershipe
This program is for boys and girls between 8 –14 years of age.
They must be able to swim 50 metres and be confident in the water.
Participants often use the Guppy Kayak, a craft imported from South Africa designed for use by this age group.
Training does go on all year (summer and winter) with adjustments allowing for weather.
Guppies should be ready to paddle at 4:30 – 5:30 pm each Wednesday and 8:30 to 10:00am on Sundays
Aimed for High School aged participant, learning and developing K1 skills.
Runs each Wednesday 4:30pm-5:30pm.
High Performance Juniors
Junior paddlers ready to refine their racing skills, a Junior High performance squad is available.
See High Performance Squad for further details.