Sports Center

Sam Drevo

Instructor of Kayaking: Beginning, Kayaking: Intermediate, Raft, Sea Kayak & Canoe


Sam Drevo teaches the whitewater kayak program for Reed College.  Sam brings his enthusiasm and expertise of over twenty-five years of paddling and teaching experience.  As a former member of the US National Canoe/Kayak Team, Sam parlayed his time training with the US Olympic coaches to become a river rescue expert, and an award winning video producer.  Sam is also a passionate river steward having founded a non-profit (We Love Clean Rivers) to help plan boat based river cleanups in the region, and is currently working towards siting/building a whitewater park in Clackamas County.