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Creekathon Intro to Kayaking

Ned Ende

Yo yo, Saturday is Creekathon at Walnut Creek Park so therefore a good place to learn some paddling basics on a nice flat lake. Hopefully the water is warm enough to get to some rolling as well so please do not sign up if you know how to roll. There are supposed to be some thunderstorms Saturday, and if that …

Creekathon Intro to Kayaking

Ned Ende

Yo yo, Saturday is Creekathon at Walnut Creek Park so therefore a good place to learn some paddling basics on a nice flat lake. Hopefully the water is warm enough to get to some rolling as well so please do not sign up if you know how to roll. There are supposed to be some thunderstorms Saturday, and if that …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Best CPR/AED class so far. Resuscipalooza made it fun! Love the scenarios!” – anonymous feedback >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback >> “Hooray! No video!” – anonymous feedback ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / …

Overturned Vehicle Wilderness First Aid Certification Course [Reimbursable for Trip Leaders! Free for Some Uva Academic Employees!]

Matthew Rosefsky

This particular Wilderness First Aid course (January 24-25) will be unique. It’ll be held in the field at Overland Experts in Orange (45mins from Cville), where they teach off-road driving. We’ll get to use an overturned vehicle in class for some of the scenarios. Come have fun figuring out how to rescue and then treat the injuries of someone who …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Best CPR/AED class so far. Resuscipalooza made it fun! Love the scenarios!” – anonymous feedback >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback >> “Hooray! No video!” – anonymous feedback ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / …

We Talkin’ Bout Practice? Kayak Roll Practice/Clinic

Milos Tomovic

Hey y’all, I will be doing a short roll clinic on Friday afternoon to get outside and get wet. Need a car to do this, so everyone will be waitlisted until that little part is figured out. Only bringing two people along for this. Likely will increase this to more in the future. First person with a car big enough …

Into Kayaking/ Rolling

Ned Ende

Hey guys, I’m going to lead another Rolling/ Intro to Kayaking clinic this Thursday afternoon. It will be in the same format as the summer ones in that I am going to limit it to two or three people (probably two) and it should only take about an hour. The way it will work this time is I will need …

Intro to White Water Kayaking – Learning the Basics on a Lake

Dave Clark

Have you ever wanted to try white water kayaking? Whether you’re an adrenaline junky looking for another extreme sport to quench your thirst, or like leisurely cruising down rivers with the sun on your shoulders, white water kayaking is the next outdoor recreational activity you should try! This class is designed to teach you the basics of white water kayaking: …

Three Ridges Backpacking

Daniel Foley

Come on out to the GW National Forest this weekend! Three ridges is a hike I have wanted to conquer for some time now, and with highs of 80 degrees I think it’s a perfect weekend to go for it. The total distance is 14 miles and we will most likely split the days into 7 miles each. Anyone is …

Rolling Clinic/ Intro to Kayaking

Ned Ende

Hey guys, I’m going to lead another Rolling/ Intro to Kayaking clinic this Thursday afternoon. It will be in the same format as the summer ones in that I am going to limit it to two or three people (probably two) and it should only take about an hour. We will meet at 5:30pm on Thursday next to Echols, head …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Best CPR/AED class so far. Resuscipalooza made it fun! Love the scenarios!” – anonymous feedback >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback >> “Hooray! No video!” – anonymous feedback ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / …

Into Kayaking/ Rolling

Ned Ende

Hey guys, I’m going to lead another rolling clinic this Thursday afternoon. It will be in the same format as the others in that I am going to limit it to two or three people (probably two) and it should only take about an hour. If you have any interest in learning a bit of kayaking and learning or improving …

Intro Whitewater/Rolling Clinic

Ned Ende

Hey guys, I’m going to lead another rolling clinic this Friday afternoon. It will be in the same format as the two or three I led this spring in that I am going to limit it to two or three people (probably two) and it should only take about an hour. If you have any interest in learning a bit …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Best CPR/AED class so far. Resuscipalooza made it fun! Love the scenarios!” – anonymous feedback >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback >> “Hooray! No video!” – anonymous feedback ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / …

Into Kayaking/ Rolling

Ned Ende

This is the second of the two trips this week. See previous email for description. TLDR: Learn to roll/kayak in a small group We will meet at Echols on Friday at 4, head to Darden Towe, learn some ish, and head home around 5:30. Bring water, non cotton layers, towel, change of clothes, shoes you dont mind getting wet.

Intro Kayaking/Rolling

Ned Ende

What’s goin on, As things start to heat up, I am going to try to lead more short, small group, intro kayaking/ rolling clinics in the afternoons during the week. So if you wanna learn how to roll or work on your roll, I am going to lead two trips this week. This one will be on Thursday, meeting at …

Intro Kayaking at Creekathon

Ned Ende

So this coming Sunday is Creekathon, and as it is supposed to be 75 without a cloud in the sky, it would be a shame to not splash around in the water a little bit. If you have never been kayaking before, or have and wanna practice some skillz, or you just would like to hang out, this is the …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant [Free for Uva Academic Employees!]

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Best CPR/AED class so far. Resuscipalooza made it fun! Love the scenarios!” – anonymous feedback August 2014 >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback March 2015 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / pediatric / infant). …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant [Free for Uva Academic Employees!]

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Best CPR/AED class so far. Resuscipalooza made it fun! Love the scenarios!” – anonymous feedback August 2014 >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback March 2015 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / pediatric / infant). …

Creekathon Secondary Hype Email/ Kayaking

Ned Ende

Hello humans, Creekathon is in 6 days!!!!!!!! That’s right the biggest and baddest potluck you have prolly ever been to is this Sunday. Jeremy sent out an email about a week ago with all of the info you could ever hope to need but this is just a reminder to sign up for the main trip and create smaller side …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant [Free for Uva Academic Employees!]

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Best CPR/AED class so far. Resuscipalooza made it fun! Love the scenarios!” – anonymous feedback August 2014 >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback March 2015 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / pediatric / infant). …

Ngre: Kanawha Falls (Beginner and Intermediate/ Advanced)

Ned Ende

Yo, I am super excited for this trip and here’s why: First, its the weekend of the NRGE so its gonna be automatically awesome. Second, we are going to one of the coolest places in West Virginia, Kanawha falls. It is a natural (and in some spots quite unnatural) whitewater playground. Third, this is going to be a really cool …

Wilderness First Aid Course [Free for Uva Academic Employees! Reimbursable for Trip Leaders!]

Matthew Rosefsky

Learn how to save life and limb in an > urban disaster (natural or terrorist) > rural area (not near a hospital) > travel anywhere > wilderness area Outdoors at UVAers $25 DISCOUNT off the regular $185. BONUS if you’re a trip leader: Earn your course FEE BACK BY REIMBURSEMENT! Details: www.outdoorsatuva.org/resources/?WildernessFirstAid FREE FOR UVA EMPLOYEES! Most academic employees can …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant [Free for Uva Academic Employees!]

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Hooray! No video!” – anonymous feedback August 2013 >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback March 2015 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / pediatric / infant). Get a 2-year certification. Full instruction, practice, and certification …

Intro to Kayaking Roll Clinic

Alden Kessenich

Come out this Sunday afternoon for an intro to whitewater kayaking clinic! If you wanted to go on Hannah’s trip on Saturday but couldn’t make the time or are unable to get off of the waitlist, this Sunday is the perfect day to spend a few hours working on your kayaking skills. We will be going over basic strokes, wet …

Wilderness First Aid Course [Free for Uva Academic Employees! Reimbursable for Trip Leaders!]

Matthew Rosefsky

Learn how to save life and limb in an > urban disaster (natural or terrorist) > rural area (not near a hospital) > travel anywhere > wilderness area Outdoors at UVAers $25 DISCOUNT off the regular $185. BONUS if you’re a trip leader: Earn your course FEE BACK BY REIMBURSEMENT! Details: www.outdoorsatuva.org/resources/?WildernessFirstAid FREE FOR UVA EMPLOYEES! Most academic employees can …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant [Free for Uva Academic Employees!]

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback March 2015 >> “Hooray! No video!” – anonymous feedback August 2013 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / pediatric / infant). Get a 2-year certification. Full instruction, practice, and certification …

Wilderness First Aid + Cpr/Aed/Choking Certification Course [Free for Uva Academic Employees! Reimbursable for Trip Leaders!]

Matthew Rosefsky

Learn how to save life and limb in an > urban disaster (natural or terrorist) > rural area (not near a hospital) > travel anywhere > wilderness area This will be held at a beautiful UVa Thomas Jefferson-designed installation, way up in the mountains above Blacksburg at UVa’s Mountain Lake Biological Station. There’s a small lake for swimming or boating, …

After-Work Kayak Sesh at Walnut Creek Park

Hannah Kessenich

Come hang out with me this Wednesday evening at Walnut Creek Park to do some yakin’! No experience necessary – we’ll be chilling by the lake with the whitewater kayaks, doing some exploration and general-hangout activities. Instruction optional if you’d like to learn any whitewater skills or work on your roll. Feel free to bring frolf discs, running shoes, and/or …

Intro to Whitewater Kayaking at Darden Towe

Ned Ende

Hello all, I know a ton of people will be coming back into town this weekend, and the best way I know to shake off that hangover Sunday morning is going paddling…..That’s not entirely true, but if you have ever been interested in learning the basics of whitewater or just want to learn some stuff so you can start getting …

Wilderness First Aid Course [Free for Uva Academic Employees! Reimbursable for Trip Leaders!]

Matthew Rosefsky

Learn how to save life and limb in an > urban disaster (natural or terrorist) > rural area (not near a hospital) > travel anywhere > wilderness area Outdoors at UVAers $25 DISCOUNT off the regular $185. BONUS if you’re a trip leader: Earn your course FEE BACK BY REIMBURSEMENT! Details: www.outdoorsatuva.org/resources/?WildernessFirstAid FREE FOR UVA EMPLOYEES! Most academic employees can …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant [Free for Uva Academic Employees!]

Matthew Rosefsky

>> “Hooray! No video!” – anonymous feedback August 2013 >> “The most action-packed three hour CPR class I’ve been to. You made it concise and FUN!” – anonymous feedback March 2015 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / pediatric / infant). Get a 2-year certification. Full instruction, practice, and certification …

Intro to Whitewater Kayaking: Learning the Basics on a Lake

Hannah Kessenich

Come hang out with me at Walnut Creek Park and learn to whitewater kayak! In this intro-level trip we will cover the basics of wet-exits, T-rescues, and navigating a whitewater kayak. This is the perfect trip if you are interested in developing the skills you’ll need to safely paddle whitewater rivers in the coming seasons. For those who have already …

Intro Kayaking

Ned Ende

So Sunday is Creekathon, so sounds like a great time to learn some stuff about kayaking before an awesome picnic lunch! This is just purely a teaching trip, and we will be going over important basic skills of kayaking such as strokes, wet exits, t-rescues, and perhaps some rolling in the lake at Walnut Creek Park. My car can only …

Wilderness First Aid Course [Free for Uva Academic Employees! Reimbursable for Trip Leaders!]

Matthew Rosefsky

Learn how to save life and limb in an > urban disaster (natural or terrorist) > rural area (not near a hospital) > travel anywhere > wilderness area Outdoors at UVAers $25 DISCOUNT off the regular $185. BONUS if you’re a trip leader: Earn your course FEE BACK BY REIMBURSEMENT! Details: www.outdoorsatuva.org/resources/?WildernessFirstAid FREE FOR UVA EMPLOYEES! Most academic employees can …

Intro to Whitewater Kayaking Roll Clinic

Hannah Kessenich

I’m holding another Intro to Whitewater Kayaking roll/general skill session at the Waynesboro YMCA from 4-6pm this Sunday! If you’ve never gotten a chance to try out a whitewater kayak before and have always wanted to learn the techniques used to roll a kayak in a pool or on a river, this is your chance! This clinic is targeted for …

*Re-Rescheduled*Intro to White Water Kayaking – Pool Roll Clinic

Hannah Kessenich

Here by popular demand! We will be having an Intro to Whitewater Kayaking roll/general skill session at the Waynesboro YMCA from 4-6pm this Sunday! If you’ve never gotten a chance to try out a whitewater kayak before and have always wanted to learn the techniques used to roll a kayak in a pool or on a river, this is your …

Wilderness First Aid Course [Free for Uva Academic Employees! Reimbursable for Trip Leaders!]

Matthew Rosefsky

Learn how to save life and limb in an > urban disaster (natural or terrorist) > rural area (not near a hospital) > travel anywhere > wilderness area Outdoors at UVAers $25 DISCOUNT off the regular $185. BONUS if you’re a trip leader: Earn your course FEE BACK BY REIMBURSEMENT! Details: www.outdoorsatuva.org/resources/?WildernessFirstAid FREE FOR UVA EMPLOYEES! Most academic employees can …

Cpr, Aed + Choking Certification Course ~ Adult, Pediatric + Infant [Free for Uva Academic Employees!]

Matthew Rosefsky

This’ll be the most FUN CPR class you’ve ever taken or will take! No sleepy DVD! Learn the lifesaving skills of CPR, AED, and relieving choking (adult / pediatric / infant). Get a 2-year certification. Full instruction, practice, and certification all done during this one eve. No online prerequisite work. Quotes (anonymous feedback) from prior students: >> “Much more fun …

Wilderness First Aid Course [Free for Uva Academic Employees! Reimbursable for Trip Leaders!]

Matthew Rosefsky

Learn how to save life and limb in an > urban disaster (natural or terrorist) > rural area (not near a hospital) > travel anywhere > wilderness area Outdoors at UVAers $25 DISCOUNT off the regular $185. BONUS if you’re a trip leader: Earn your course FEE BACK BY REIMBURSEMENT! Details: www.outdoorsatuva.org/resources/?WildernessFirstAid FREE FOR UVA EMPLOYEES! Most academic employees can …