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Sam Drevo

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


Sam Drevo is an instructor trainer for the ACA in whitewater kayaking, a Rescue 3 instructor in swiftwater rescue, and a WFR. He comes to Reed from a competitive background in whitewater kayaking having competed on Team USA in 5 disciplines of the sport, and recently was a member of Team USA (masters) at the 2016 Whitewater Rafting World Championships in Abu Dhabi UAE and brought home a silver medal in the downriver, and a bronze overall. Sam started the Lewis and Clark Paddling club back in the 90's, graduated with a business degree, and has been running a kayak school and raft company since- for 18 years.