This event is in the past.
The Birmingham Canoe Club, in conjunction with Gordon Black, will offer a race clinic at 1 p.m. on Sunday, March 1, at the race course rapid on the Mulberry. Cost is $25 for Birmingham Canoe Club and Huntsville Canoe Club members, $30 for non-club members and an additional $5 event fee for non-ACA members. The money raised will go towards improving the BCC takeout property. You can register online at the BCC website and/or bring a check or cash the day of the event.
Gordon Black is the Education director at the Cahaba River Society and former Safety, Education, Instruction and Outreach director for the ACA. In his competition days, he was known as a fierce competitor in both down river and slalom. He was, for a long time, head of instruction at the NOC and, in 2006, the ACA presented Gordon with the Excellence in Instruction Award. Gordon has taught paddling in canoes and kayaks since well, the invention of water.