OWA February Meeting

Monthly Meeting: Special Event Safety Skills Practice, Clackamas Aquatic Park, Wednesday February 9th 7:00 - 9:00 pm.

OWA February Meeting

Feb 09th 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
North Clackamas Aquatic Center - 7300 SE Harmony Rd, Milwaukie, OR 97222

What:               Safety skills practice workshop

Where:             Clackamas Aquatic Park

When:              Wednesday, February 9th            7:00 – 9:00

Bring:               Your Helmet

DOOR PRIZE:  All participants in the safety drills will be entered into a drawing for a free Henry’s Deli (Maupin) Deschutes Shuttle Certificate ($70)


  STATION #1- Knot Tying: Learn to tie essential knots for boating


5 Basic Knots:
Figure 8
Water Knot
Clove hitch
Double Fisherman’s  
STATION #2- Throw Bags: Throwing & Retrieving: From the shallow end of the wave pool you will practice.
Throwing:            Open and throw a bag to a swimmer.
Retrieving:          Proper line retrieval and rope management.
Re-Throw:           Re-throw a bag to a target without re-stuffing.
STATION #3- Throw Bags: Accuracy and Technique: Practice on deep end of pool from perched location.
STATION #4- Boat Flipping: Practice flipping a cat or raft in the deep dive pool.  Test effects of flip lines.
Tags: Pool Session