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2017-2019 Education Director Steve Sassaman

Introducing Steve Sassaman ACA-PA Education Director

It’s my pleasure to welcome Steve into the ACA-PA Executive Council. Currently I’ve not met Steve, but he has a great first name that I’m fond of. He also looks like he is excited about paddle sports and that is exactly what Pennsylvania needs to get the word out about the great padding opportunities in PA.  -Steve Barber ACA-PA State Director

Steve Sassaman ACA-PA Education Director

Steve Sassaman ACA-PA Education Director

Steve is stoked about recreational paddling.

Steve began paddling in 2004 at a residential summer camp where he taught recreational canoeing. As he continued to develop his passion for teaching others in the outdoors, the water was always a central part of his focus. In 2012 Steve became a member of the ACA and began his coastal kayaking instructional journey. Steve has recently gotten into whitewater kayaking and has dabbled with SUP. Currently he serves as the Assistant Director of Campus Recreation for Outdoor Adventure Pursuits at West Chester University where he coordinates outdoor experiential education programs including backpacking, climbing, and of course paddling. He holds a Master of Education Degree from Abilene Christian University and is a National Outdoor Leadership School Outdoor Educator graduate.

You can contact Steve Sassaman for more information if you would like.

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2 weeks ago

ACA - Pennsylvania

Happy Mother’s Day to all parents and other flowing souls who have shown tomorrow’s stewards a different path through the trails, trials, and tribulations of life. Thanks for sharing your love of paddling! May your day be filled with tranquil eddy pools and bursts of invigorating rapids. ...

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3 weeks ago

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Will you paddle with us on June 23?

Registration at www.MiddleSusquehannaRiverkeeper.orgWater Warrior to Return to Childhood Watershed to Celebrate the #LoyalsockCreek’s Designation as #PARiveroftheYear!

We’re looking forward to paddling with Waterkeeper Alliance Executive Director Marc Yaggi on June 23.

Won’t you join us?

Thank you, Williamsport Sun-Gazette!
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3 weeks ago

ACA - Pennsylvania

The official Paddle is Saturday, June 23.Drum roll please ...

The official 2018 Pennsylvania River of the Year logo, featuring our beloved hellbender!

#PARiveroftheYear
#LoyalsockCreek
#hellbender
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3 weeks ago

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The best fishing starts with wearing a life jacket! When you've already grabbed your pole, bait and other fishing gear, remember to wear your life jacket - it could save your life. #PleaseWearIt #LifeJacketsWornNobodyMourns ...

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