Saturday, January 28, 2012


Thanks to everyone who came out today for our annual conference! We had another great turnout and a good group of presenters.

Here are a few links from today's presenters:

Erin McManus Photography:

Greg Latza Photography:

USD Missouri River Institute:

South Dakota Kayak Challenge:

Here's the video that Steve was working to show during his presentation:

Thanks again - and see you on the water!

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

SDCKA Conference Schedule

South Dakota Canoe & Kayak Association Annual Conference

Saturday, January 28, 2012
12:00 – 4:00 p.m.

The Outdoor Campus
4500 S. Oxbow Ave
Sioux Falls, S.D.

12:00 Welcome & Year in Review
Steven Dahlmeier, President SDCKA

12:20 White River Memories
Greg Latza & Erin McManus

12:40 Camping & Cooking with the Bare Essentials
Tony Keller, Author

1:00 Canoeing with the Cree Revisited
Dave Greenlee, SDCKA Member

1:30 Business meeting

2:00 Break

2:20 Team River Runner
Stephen Bruggeman - South Dakota Chapter Representative, Team River Runner
2:45 The Missouri River Flood of 2011: Causes, Impacts, and Post-Flood River Management
Tim Cowman - Director, USD Missouri River Institute

3:25 South Dakota Kayak Challenge
Jarett Bies & Steven Dahlmeier – Race Co-Founders

Tuesday, January 17, 2012


During our upcoming conference on January 28, 2012, SDCKA members will vote on making changes to the SDCKA by-laws. Below is the current version and the version with proposed changes. The highlighted changes have been voted and approved by the board.

Current by-laws:

Proposed by-laws: