Winter Kiting C - Rig and Ride at Hoofers
Sunday, Feb 17, 2019 (9:00 am - 12:00 pm)
Note: This lesson and all riding lessons are subject to cancellation if ice conditions are deemed not safe on the day of the event. Please check your email before you leave for the lake for any last minute news.
**Basic Proficiency in skiing or snowboarding expected before signing up**
Pre-requisite: Kiting B Rating. Prior to this lesson, please watch and be prepared to discuss this video:
You will be receiving ice picks for your safety, to view how to properly climb back out of the ice in the event of an emergency, please watch this very brief video.
This lesson will meet in the lakefront lounge, unless your instructor emails you with different instructions. Check your email before the lesson - as the weather forecast changes, the location may change as well. Be sure to wear plenty of warm clothes and good boots. Bring your skis or snowboard. The first hour or so of the lesson we will be going over safety and practicing flying the kite - so you may not want to put your ski boots on right away.
For general information on ice conditions, please read this link:
Survival in the Ice (what to do when you go through)
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