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Lumpy water rescue training

Saturday, August 25, 2018, 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM
Bayshore Park (
5437 FM646
Bacliff, TX  77518

(409) 934-8100
Phil Salvador
HASK Training
Registration is required
This is an ACA sanctioned event. All participants must wear a PFD. Non-HASK participants must sign a waiver. See all rules at the bottom of this page.
Available Slots:
No Fee

This course will focus on rescues in lumpy water.  I am hoping that conditions will not exceed L2 level, but we may need to improvise if conditions require.

All participants must use a spray skirt, and be able to do a wet exit with it on.  

Kayaks must have bow and stern bulkheads.  No kayaks will be allowed to participate if they only have a stern bulkhead.  Your kayak should have deck lines.  If your kayak does not qualify, please seek a loaner for this training.

Please arrive at Bayshore Park in time to be ready to launch at 9 AM.  We will start with a brief discussion of safety, conditions, agenda, etc. 

Final student numbers will depend on how may trainers I can get.  FOR SAFETY REASONS, IF I DON'T HAVE ENOUGH TRAINERS FOR ALL STUDENTS I MAY HAVE TO TAKE STUDENTS OFF, BASED ON REGISTRATION ORDER. I REALLY hope this will not be necessary.

This is an ACA sanctioned event. Every participant must wear a PFD.


Waivers - Please complete our easy to use online waiver if you are a HASK member who has not signed a waiver within the last 12 months or a non- HASK participant. Read the waiver carefully.  You give up substantial rights when you sign it.

  • Add Smartwaiver with email address “” to your address book to ensure emails do not go to junk/spam.
  • Select a link below to complete the online waiver. 

   ACA-HASK Adult Waiver ACA-HASK Minor Waiver

  • Respond to the “Confirm your E-Signature” email from ACA / HASK to confirm your email address.  Wavier is now complete and valid.
  • You will receive a confirmation email. Please download and print a copy of the waiver and bring it to the trip put-in. 


Guests – You are welcome to join us for a couple of paddle trips.  HASK will cover the $5 ACA event membership for non-ACA members. Hopefully you will then join HASK and continue paddling with us.