BCU 2 Star Assessment


BCU 2 Star Assessment with Alder Creek Kayak in Portland, Oregon.

This is an improvement award that helps paddlers develop fundmental paddlesport skills on flat water. The emphasis is on gaining a breadth of experience, creating the desired movement of the boat and developing an understanding into how the paddle, boat and water interact.

Outline:  BCU 2 Star Assessment

  • Gage your skills by taking this internationally recognized skills progression system
  • Get individual feedback from you assessor at the end of the assessment
  • See www.bcuna.com for a detailed syllabus
Meet at the shop ready to paddle.  We spend time in canoes, SUP boards and/or kayaks.  We have an in depth individual debrief at the end.  The assessment takes about 3 hours on the water and feedback sessions at the end can last another hour.
Alder Creek Kayak and Canoe, Jantzen Beach:
200 NE Tomahawk Island Dr. Portland, OR 97212 (503) 285-0464.
Exit 308 off I-5 in North Portland, head east on Tomahawk Island Dr. for 7/10 of a mile, look for the store on the right.