French Broad Adventures offers training for whitewater rafting professionals as well as personal whitewater paddle training for better whitewater adventures. New in 2024 we will be offering Beginner MTB Clinics.
Each year we offer dynamic classes for professional guides and outdoor enthusiasts. We teach all courses to meet or exceed American Canoe Association (ACA) and Association for Challenge Course Technologies (ACCT) standards, and Professional Mountain Biking Instructors Association (PMBIA).
All instruction classes meet at the Marshall Outpost.
Intro to EMTB Clinics
Intro MTB Clinics
Intro to Mountain Biking Clinics are for individuals interested in learning fundamental riding skills and safety to get you onto trails.
Rafting - Oar
The Rafting – Oar Course is for individuals interested in learning the skills required to efficiently row a raft on rivers with Class I-III rapids.
Rafting - Paddle
The Rafting – Paddle Course is for individuals interested in learning the skills required to efficiently paddle a raft on rivers with Class I-III rapids.
Whitewater Rafting Guide
The Whitewater Rafting Professional Guide Course is for those interested in learning the skills required to efficiently and safely paddle a commercial raft on rivers with Class I-IV rapids.
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This was a wonderful class. I got more out of it than expected.
Excellent learning experience: Googd balance of hands-on + classroom instruction. It was great having multiple instructors. This really helped provide students with varying techniques on paddling strategies and approaches to river running. Learned a ton and had fun doing it.
A fantastic class. The instructors were all knowledgeable and well prepared. The learning environment was welcoming and fun.
Very good course, instructors showed professionalism and it was a lot of fun.
Excellent course. Instructors were amazing and extremely knowledgeable! Highly recommend this course to anyone that boats this river. Great Job!!
Best Class Ever!