International Events

Traditional to modern day kayak surfing

International Events and Symposiums

I absolutely love attending international events and welcome more countries every year. This give me an opportunity to share and inspire others around the globe. I primarily teach kayak rolling, rough water clinics and kayak surfing. I am a big believer in mending and blending the modern sport with tradition. I would be honoured to come and be a part of your event, just let me know your interested!


Upcoming 2019 Kayak Symposiums & Clinics

James Manke, will be attending the following symposiums and events. If you would like James Manke to attend your event, please contact him and arrangements can be made.

2019 Pacific Paddling Symposium

"Kayak Kamp" for adults where instructors and participants have the chance to learn, connect and play! It will bring together the sea kayaking community for an inspiring three-day experience focusing on skills, education, leadership, heritage, safety, and camaraderie.

2019 Comox Valley Greenland Workshop

Mid island Greenland workshop with international visitor and instructor Eiichi Ito from Japan. 2 days of clinics in two beautiful locations on Vancouver Island.

2019 Bay of Fundy Sea Kayak Symposium

2019 Lumpy Waters Sea Kayak Symposium

2019 Golden Gate Sea Kayak Symposium