Yesterday the ACA hosted an Adaptive Paddling Summit in Williamsburg, Va at the College of William & Mary.
Congressman Whitman opened up the meeting via video chat.
Representatives from numerous organizations attended:
National Association of State Park Directors
Team River Runner
Adaptive Paddlesport Equipment Manufacturers
USA Canoe/Kayak Coach - Bill Endicott
Wounded Warrior Project
Disabled Sports USA
Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission
Team Dagger Kayaks
ACA Adaptive Paddling Instructor Trainers
The purpose was to serve as a steering committee for a full, multi-day Adaptive Paddling Summit to be held either in December of 2013 or January of 2014. Stay tuned for more information about this event...
The American Canoe Association (ACA) is a member-based 501(c)(3)non profit organization that promotes fun and responsible canoeing, kayaking, rafting and SUP. Founded in 1880, the ACA actively advocates recreational access and stewardship of America’s recreational water trails. For more information and to join, visit www.americancanoe.org.