ACA Executive Director, Wade Blackwood, Chief Operating Officer, Chris Stec, and Education and Outreach Coordinator Trey Knight were featured in the news blog of prominent western North Carolina boys camp, Falling Creek Camp. All three ACA members worked on the canoe and kayak staff at Falling Creek, no surprise there.
Read the news article here.
Falling Creek Camp is a leader, not only in the camp industry, but in paddlesport education for youth. Their feature paddling program, Huck Paddling Expiditions, is lead by professional paddlers that have featured program creator Jez Blanchard, as well as Andrew Holcombe, Nick Troutman, and ACA's own Trey Knight. This program teaches participants about all aspects of paddlsports including swiftwater rescue, education, instruction and trip planning.