BRIAN RAYMER (CLUB Coordinator, INSTRUCTOR, MEMBERSHIP ADMIN)
Paddle Canada Basic and Advanced Flatwater SUP Instructor Trainer. Touring Level 1 and 2 Instructor certification 2014. SUP Surf Level 1 Instructor. More than 2500 hours ocean touring, instructing and training experience. Former North Shore (Vancouver) Rescue Team member. Strong swimming skills including free diving. Wilderness First Aid Certified and PaddleSmart Instructor. WestCoast SUP Symposium, BC SUP Cup and SixPack SUP Race Series Organizer. Active competitor in the SixPack SUP Race Series and the BC SUP Cup Races.
SIMON WHITFIELD (CLUB Coordinator, INSTRUCTOR)
an Olympic Champion, adventurer, businessman, keynote speaker, high performance mentor guide and former professional athlete. Canadian Flag Bearer London 2012 Olympics, 4x Olympian, Olympic Gold and Silver medalist, 12 time Canadian triathlon champion.
Having now retired from professional sport, co-founded Relentless Pursuit Partners - building on a life previously committed to mastery of sport, “Relentless” is dedicated to active, healthy living – working with entrepreneurs that promote optimum health and an active lifestyle.
With a passion for adventure, we launched www.blackfishreddragonbluewhale.com - an outdoor activity club based in Victoria BC born of a desire to be outside, engaged in skilled attention with others, breathing in fresh air while exploring the great outdoors.
Paddle Canada Basic and Advanced Flatwater SUP Instructor.
Touring Level 1 and 2 certified.
Extensive ocean touring, instructing and training experience.
enough for BIO's it is time to go outside and explore.