Deception Pass Challenge Training

Learn insider tips for successfully racing the Deception Pass course

Find out how to ace the Deception Pass Challenge on Dec 11th with insider tips on how to avoid reverse current, avoid kelp and rocks and how to break out of the 'Crux' on Pass Island.

You'll also get tips on paddling in tidal current including skills for eddies, rough water and waves.

Your Instructor

Rob Casey
Rob Casey

Rob Casey is the founder/owner of Salmon Bay Paddle in Seattle. He is the author of Kayaking Puget Sound and Stand Up Paddling Flat Water to Surf and Rivers.

He began surfing freighter and tug waves on Puget Sound in 2002 first on a sea kayak and surf kayak, now on a SUP and surf ski.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

Thanks a bunch for using my guide to help with your race training! I also offer live training for the race!

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