Kayaktivism Training: Thursday August 2, 2018

Hello future kayaktivists!

Experienced kayaktivists are welcome to join this training as well but it will be geared towards those who have NO experience with this type of action.

Who: Folks who are physically able to kayak for up to a couple hours and are interested in participating in future kayaktivism actions.

What: This is an intro training for beginners.

Introductions/Overview: 5pm-5:30

Intro to gear and strokes: 5:30-7pm

Banner Raises: 7-8pm

All kayaking gear will be provided! Other things to bring: 

Change of dry clothes
Water, Snack(s)
Quick dry clothing you are okay getting wet in
Wind breaker/rain coat
Sandals/water shoes or close toed shoes you don't mind getting wet

When: Thursday, August 2 from 5-8pm. It would be helpful if folks could arrive 15 minutes early.

Where: Alki Kayak Tours | [email protected] | (206) 953-0237 | 1660 Harbor Ave. West Seattle 98126

These folks are experts and Backbone has worked with them for many trainings and actions over the years.

Why: This training was planned with upcoming flotillas in mind! There are actions upcoming on August 4 and September 8-9. More will likely happen as we move through the season.

For more information about those actions, or anything at all, contact Roni at [email protected].


**Before the training, please fill out the waiver on the Alki Kayak Tours website**


There is a little place to grab a drink or a bite to eat right next door called Marination Ma Kai open till 9pm. If folks still have energy we can head over post training to celebrate!

  • August 21, 2018 at 5:00pm – 8pm
  • Alki Kayak Tours
    1660 Harbor Ave
    West Seattle, WA 98126
    United States
    Google map and directions
  • Roni

Will you come?