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Janette Galan

Janette Galan
Sea Kayak Guide (SKGABC) and Paddle Canada Kayak Instructor
Victoria, BC
Yoga, Sustainable Communities, Health & Wellness and Outdoor Recreation
Isla Coronado/Bahia de los Angeles Biosphere Reserve in Baja Calafornia, Mexico

Janette is certified through Paddle Canada as a Sea Kayaking Level 2 Instructor and Level 4 Skills, is an aspirant Level 1 Instructor Trainer, and is trained as an Assistant Overnight Guide with the Sea Kayak Guide Alliance of BC. She holds degrees in geography and environmental studies, diplomas in outdoor recreation leadership and marketing communications, and is an accredited Leave No Trace Trainer. Janette has been guiding and teaching sea kayaking at Ocean River Sports, in Victoria, for the past seven years. For the past four years Janette has served on the Paddle Canada Marketing Communications Committee. Janette is the founder and director of the Pacific Paddling Symposium, a three-day experience focusing on skills, education, leadership, heritage, safety, and camaraderie. Currently she holds the Executive Director position at SKGABC.

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About Ocean River

Located in Victoria, British Columbia on beautiful Vancouver Island, Ocean River is one of the premier speciality kayak and adventure companies in North America. Brian Henry, the founder & current owner, has been running Ocean River since 1981, and Ocean River continues to be recognised as one of the most significant outdoor/paddlesports instructional & tours provider in North America.

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