Roll session at the Johnstown YMCA concluded their 2nd week this past Sunday. We have 3 weeks remaining. Sunday at 4:30 pm to 6 pm. Cost is $5 per session for members. Rentals are an additional $5 from Jeff Prycl if you haul the boat. $10 added if Jeff haul’s the boat to/from each session. Boats must be CLEAN. Contact Jeff Prycl with rental questions at (724)331-9566.
Our annual Christmas Paddle will be taking place on Thursday the 21st. The is the event where we decorate our boats in LED or any other kind of lights, Paddle our merry way singing Christmas Carols, down the Stonycreek through downtown Johnstown, under the Incline Plane and lighted stone bridge, taking out at 6th Ave. All in support of the Salvation Army. We will meet at 5 at the 6th Ave. boat access ramp in Cambria City and Shuttle to the put in below the Hickory Street Bridge. Basic river skills and dress warm. PFD’s are mandatory. We will keep everyone posted for updates or cancellations.
Spectators will get a great view of the paddlers and lighted stone bridge from Point Park. There will be a Red KEttle at the park for donations to the Salvation Army.
Classes will begin Sundays, February 11, 4:30-6pm at the Johnstown YMCA. The classes will last five weeks, ending March 11. Jeff Prycl will be instructing and all can come to work on skills. Pool will be $5.00 per session to club members. Students that need equipment can rent off of Jeff at Rocky Mountain Kayak, $5.00 if you keep for the duration of the sessions, or $10.00 for him to haul each week. You can contact Jeff at 714-331-9566 to arrange for rentals. Please be there early, we get in the pool at 4:30. Please remember to clean the inside and outside of your boats before entering the pool. Call Craig at 814-525-0884 with any questions.