On Line Registration for the Northeast Canoe & Kayak Symposium and the West Coast Sea Kayak Symposium Opens April 15

TAPS is proud to announce that on line registration for its Symposia opens April 15, 2008. Be a part of the 25th anniversary of the West Coast Sea Kayak Symposium and the brand new North East Canoe & Kayak Symposium. Both websites are up and running and we encourage everyone to visit to learn more about the events and register to participate at http://www.wcsks.org/ and www.necanoeandkayak.org
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TAPS is proud to announce that on line registration for its Symposia opens April 15, 2008. Be a part of the 25th anniversary of the West Coast Sea Kayak Symposium and the brand new North East Canoe & Kayak Symposium. Both websites are up and running and we encourage everyone to visit to learn more about the events and register to participate at http://www.wcsks.org/ and www.necanoeandkayak.org

Both websites are simple, full of paddlesports imagery and follow the same framework for ease and consistency. We are working daily to update and add information and we look forward to being fully live for the April 15th date. Please visit the sites surf around and give us feedback. We want these tools to be as useful as possible.

NECKS Show Director, Ray Fusco, “We, at TAPS, are proud to offer 2 websites with strong online interfaces for easy registration. Our commitment to hosting the most successful events shows in all our efforts and your web experience is just one part of that.”

The details for both events:
Beach space – 30 linear feet wide of beach - $575*
WCSKS – 30 linear feet wide by 30 feet (tidal)
NECKS – 30 linear feet wide by 50 feet (non tidal)

Retail space – 100 square feet - $425*
WCSKS – 9 x12 spaces
NECKS – 10 x 10 spaces
*TAPS member pricing

Contact Nikki Rekman nikki@gopaddle.org or Ray Fusco ray@gopaddle.org for more information.

TAPS - the Trade Association of Paddlesports - is a non-profit trade association supporting the paddling industry in North America and the world. TAPS' members are industry leaders and are dedicated to providing paddlers with the best in equipment, services, and experiences. TAPS represents manufacturers, retailers, outfitters, instructional centers, publications, and more throughout the Paddlesports industry, encompassing canoes, touring kayaks, whitewater kayaks, and rafts. TAPS also has Associate members, businesses that support the Paddlesports industry through legal, insurance, financial, online, and other services.

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