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Kayaker/Raft Guide
Educator/Photographer/Writer

Dave Prothero

Organizes, Curates and post stories to Raftinglife.ca

•Is a member of the Western Canoe and Kayak WhiteWater Kayak team

•Local Organizer of Puntledge River Paddle Festival which has attendance of 120-180 paddlers from BC, Alberta, and the Pacific Northwest

•Helps to spread word of paddling opportunities through media and sponsorship of the festival

•8 year co-instructor of the "Whitewater" section of the COLT program at Strathcona Park Lodge

•8 year co-instructor of the Whitewater Program for the ROAM/PASS program at School District 69

•Paddles an average of 100 - 150 days a year

•Promotes local and international rivers through Raftinglife.ca

•Have kayaked and rafted across Canada and in 25 countries on 6 continents, Paddled over 250 rivers worldwide

•Volunteered with high schools giving power point presentations about employment in the outdoors

•Travelled to Ecuador in January of 2018, paddling rivers around Tena, Jonadachi, and Bezas.

•Worked with Professor Neville in Co-instructing the Rafting portion of the North Island College Adventure Guiding Certificate.

Likes

Kayaking

Mt Biking

Rafting Rivers Around the World
Photography

Coffee

Scotch

Dislikes

missing flights
crowds
early wake up calls
Low Water

No Coffee

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@RAFTINGLIFE

Follow Dave along as he chases whitewater in Kayaks and Rafts on Vancouver Island and around the world.

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