The Paradise Coast Paddlers Club will host its 8th Annual Paddling Festival Saturday, April 13, 2013 and Sunday, April 14, 2013 on the beach at Capri Fish House located on Isles of Capri Boulevard, Naples.
The festival weekend includes a day of education from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday. Greg Stamer, gold medalist in multiple Greenland National Kayaking Championships and camping cookbook author and ACA Level 4 Instructor Michael Gray will present several classes. There will also be classes introducing participants to Stand Up Paddling and Advanced SUP Techniques. All classes are $69 each per person. Space is limited. To register make checks payable to Paradise Coast Paddlers Club and send to PCPC, 6182 Westport Lane, Naples, FL 34116.
The festival will continue Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with free guided tours through mangrove tunnels, exhibits, safety demonstrations, kayak rescue clinics, and the festival’s own 3.2 miles Johnson Island Paddling Race.
For more information and details regarding additional Saturday classes call (239) 262-6149 or Email NaplesKayakCompany.com.