Aquabatics Calgary & Edmonton and its passionate, expert instructors offer Canada’s most comprehensive kayak and SUP lessons.
From beginners to accomplished paddlers wanting to improve technique or visit different locales, our year-round programming covers it all. We strive to offer a high-quality, personalized experience with a focus on safety, skill development and fun. Our philosophy is that there is a style of paddlesporting that everyone can enjoy. It’s our job to facilitate that experience.
Learn: These programs introduce new skills and concepts for paddlers of all levels.
Apply: Aquabatics instructors help you apply and refine skills introduced in the 'learn' programs.
Master: Get skills on lock down, ready for use in all situations for all paddlesports types.
A great introduction to recreational kayaking on flatwater.
Quick Start PLUS
A two evening progression including the lake and the beautiful Bow River
Beyond the Intro
A reinforcement skills day to take after the Intro to River Kayaking Weekend.
Zero To Hero
A multiple course whitewater progression from no experience to Class III.
An evening introduction to SUP on the Bow River in Calgary
Evening skills sessions working on specific river running, freestyle and creeking progressions.
Dagger New Wave Teen Creeking Progression
The New Wave program is a collaborative whitewater education program for teens, hosted by Aquabatics Calgary and powered by Dagger Kayaks. The goal of the program is to take teen paddlers with strong technical skills and start to instill a ‘mature eye’ when it comes to pushing their whitewater paddling.