Courtesy of Catalina Channel Swimming Federation, San Pedro Channel, California.

Forrest Nelson announced the Catalina Channel Swimming Federation Paddler and Observer Training course for the upcoming 2018 season.

“[This is] a golden opportunity for kayakers to learn skills in navigation, swimmer feedings, and open water safety. The course instructor will be [International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame inductee] David Clark. For more than 30 years, David has volunteered with the Catalina Channel Swimming Federation and supported marathon swimmers in his kayak across the Catalina Channel.

This is a free session at La Jolla Shores on June 9th.

To participate, contact David Clark directly via email at

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