Jay Rose

Jay Rose

Jay has become one of the nations leading sea kayakers & sea kayak instructors. Novice & experienced kayakers alike come from all over the United States & Canada to learn from the master of the South.

Jay Rose is an (American Canoe Association)  ACA certified Level 3 Coastal Kayak Instructor and has been kayaking for just around 10 years. He holds paddling awards ( British Canoe Union)  BCU 3 Star with ACA Rolling and Traditional Skills Endorsements. Jay’s teaching & training specialties include everything from the beginner Forward Stroke to rough water/surf training as well as rolling and Greenland style kayaking. Some of his expeditions include the entire Florida Keys, Florida Everglades, much of New England, Georgia’s Southern Coast, Acadia National Park and Maine’s Northern coastline.

Jay is also the owner of Paddlesports of Naples in Naples Florida. His shop specializes in Sea Kayak and Surfski sales and instruction as well as Composite Kayak or Board repair of any kind.

10 years!!! I hate him– Mike Devlin;)