River Kayak Program Development Committee

The mandate of the River Kayak Program Development Committee is to help foster the pursuit of safe recreational paddling in Canada through the development and maintenance of a program of skill, instructor and instructor training and certification that is seen as necessary, effective and fair.

Members Position Region
Karl Vollmer Interim Chairperson NS
Sharman Learie Member BC
Adam Tremblay Member NB
Rob Lemmon Member NB
Mike Smith Member ON
Advisors Province
Claudia Van Wijk ON
Mark Taylor AB
Mick Lautt MB
Contact the Committee

Nominations now being accepted

Paddle Canada is currently accepting nominations for River Kayaking PDC representatives from the following regions:
  • Quebec: Quebec
  • Northern: Nunavut, Northwest Territories and Yukon Territory

Interested in serving on the River Kayak PDC?

View the complete  Terms of Reference for the Program Development Committee.

How to apply

The committee is now accepting applications to join. Please fill out this form to apply