Jennifer Yearley

  • Personalized coaching

Customized instruction and mentoring focused on your needs and interests, specializing in long-term development for sea kayakers. Contact Jennifer directly to discuss setting up a class or program of instruction to help you meet your specific goals ( 


For links to scheduled upcoming group classes and events, go to the Instructions and Trips page!  Highlights coming up soon include:


  • SPECIAL SERIES for members of the club WESTERN SEA KAYAKERS!
    • Introduction to the Surf Zone. January 27th, 2019. Half Moon Bay
  • Tidal Rapids Paddling – February 3, 2019. Redwood City
  • Rough Water Rescue – February 17, 2019. San Francisco Bay
  • Navigation Clinic – March 16-17 (FULL!) & April 6-7th. Sausalito and San Francisco Bay
  • ACA Level 4 Open Water Coastal Kayak Trip Leader Training – June 7-9. San Francisco Bay and Open Coastal Venues TBD!


WOMEN seeking ADVANCED CERTIFICATIONS: If you are a woman certified as an ACA Level 4 Open Water Instructor or British Canoeing 4 Star/Sea Kayak Leader, are actively seeking ACA Level 5 Advanced Open Water or BC Advanced Sea Leader certification, and are interested in finding mentoring beyond that which you currently have available to you, feel free to contact me directly. I am committed to working to increase representation of women at the highest levels of the sport and will do what I can to help you. This is part of my giving back to this discipline that has meant so much to me.



Photographs above courtesy of Mark Boyd and Liquid Fusion Kayaking.

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