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Adaptive Kayaking Day | Seven Hills Community Rec Center Pool | Seven Hills, OH

Submitted by: The Sensory Safe Team

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Join Cleveland Metroparks for a day of adventure, adaptive and inclusive kayaking at Seven Hills Community Recreation Center Pool in Seven Hills!

Learn how to kayak in the warmth of the pool this spring under the guidance of certified kayak instructors trained in adaptive paddling. 

Adaptive kayaking is specifically designed for guests with disabilities to be able to try kayaking. Adaptive equipment, kayaks, paddles, and personal flotation devices are provided.

Sponsored by Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Experience kayaking with certified instructors trained in adaptive paddling. Whether you have paddled before and want to enhance your skills or it’s your first time in a kayak, we can cater the experience to your needs and goals!

Adaptations and staff support are available for this course specifically designed for people with disabilities (including but not limited to physical, cognitive, sensory, visual and hearing impairments.

Please come dressed to be in the water as the majority of the program will be in the pool.  Non-cotton layers such as synthetic materials, fleece, wool, etc. are encouraged. Bring a towel and extra set of clothes. 

Locker rooms will be available for you to change after the program. 

Please bring a completed waiver and review the equipment list. 

Classes will begin promptly, so plan to arrive early.

Please note: One caregiver per person will be permitted to join in the class alongside the individual with a disability at no additional cost; however, caregivers may or may not be in a kayak. Caregivers could assist from the pool deck, standing in the water, or in a kayak if appropriate.

If you have specific questions about the program, equipment, or adaptations, please email [email protected] or call 216-341-1704.

Fast Facts:

Terrain: Paddling in an indoor pool

Age Range: 8 years and older; children must be registered and participate with an adult

Cost: FREE

7777 Summit View Drive
Seven Hills, Ohio 44131 United States
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