Parent FAQ

Read below for details on your child's upcoming summer at Maskwa, including equipment and how to purchase!

Summer info packet

Our 2024 Summer Info Packet has everything you need to know about your upcoming summer at Maskwa! Find out what to bring, where to go when you arrive and more.


regattas

Participants of the full summer paddling program have the opportunity to compete in two regattas for their age group. The Regatta Info Sheet contains everything you need to know about regattas, including how to access the
2024 regatta schedule!

WAIVER

The mandatory online waiver must be completed for all participants before participating in 2024 Spring / Summer / Fall Winter programs.

MEDICAL FORM

Complete this optional form if you need to share medical information about your athlete attending summer programs at Maskwa.

code of conduct

Please review the 2024 Code of Conduct, which outlines the expected behavior from all participants. Parents are encouraged to review this with their children.

EQUIPMENT NEEDED

Keep scrolling down to read about mandatory equipment (life jackets, buns, singlets) needed for the summer.

Maskwa spirit wear

lnterested in purchasing optional Maskwa spirit wear such as t-shirts, hoodies, hats and more? Use the below link to shop!

(Don't forget to use Maskwa member code MAC3BD4B at checkout, for Maskwa to earn 10% back in fundraising!)

Summer CAmp Equipment & other details

Life Jackets

All Day Camp participants and Summer Paddling Program participants are required to wear a Certified PFD at all times when on the water (life belts are no longer accepted).

 

Life jackets must be certified in Canada (by Canadian Coast Guard or the Canadian Ministry of Transport), and the certification number must be visible on the jacket. The life jacket must not have any rips, and all straps and buckles must be in good working order and done up when on the water. 

racing singlets

Summer Program participants require a racing singlet to be worn in regattas, which are available for purchase ($55) under the Register Now menu. Singlets will be available for distribution at the Open House in the Spring, or during the first week of programming. Note: Singlets can only be purchased online: they will not be available to purchase in person at the Club

buns

Participants of the Summer Paddling Program also require a bun, which is a small cushion that athletes use to kneel on when in a sprint canoe ($40). These are available for purchase under the Register Now menu. Buns will be available for distribution at the Open House in the Spring, or during the first week of programming. Note: Buns can only be purchased online: they will not be available to purchase in person at the Club.