Build your own Greenland style kayak paddle: Efficient,
inexpensive, easier on your joints, and perfectly sized for your
body and boat. Learn all about traditional paddling and
paddles at the Qajak USA website: http://www.qajaqusa.org/.
This two session workshop is being offered as part of the
RWS Boat SIG. There is no fee for RWS members, but to
register you must contact Mark Rakestraw at
(Do not use the 'Workshop Registration' link
As a follow-up to the two paddle building sessions, the Boat SIG
will have four additional meetings to work on member projects of
mutual interest. For a description of possible Boat SIG
projects and a schedule for the remaining meetings, see the
section on the 'Groups' page.
Date and Time:
.....February 8, 2015, 5:00PM;
.....February 17, 2015, 6:00PM
Rakestraw Cabinetry, 850 St. Paul St., Studio 18, Rochester,
Driving instructions: Going north
on St. Paul St. from the Inner Loop turn right (east) onto Scrantom
St. Drive to the rear
parking lot at the back of the building (about 100-150
yards from St. Paul St.) and enter through the loading dock. Follow
signs to Rakestraw Cabinetry.
No charge for RWS members.
size: 4 - 8 people