Remembering Jeff West

Remembering Jeff West

Founder of Ace Kayaking School, Master Instructor, Mentor to Thousands Remembering Jeff West… A Tribute to ‘Superman’ of the River Posted by Kat Levitt, 21/09/2012 Someone once said that “Heroes are made by the paths they choose, not the powers they are graced with.”...

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Jeff West started ACE in 1997 as a way to share his love of the Ocoee River in East Tennessee. What began with leading inflatable kayaking trips has since grown to include beginner and advanced whitewater kayaking instruction. Teaching on rivers in the Georgia...

“Charge Hard”

Jeff’s legacy whispers in our ears! When in doubt, charge hard!
Beginner Coaching

Beginner Coaching

Our beginner classes start off with an introduction to the gear, outfitting, and types of kayaks in the whitewater world. Then we move on to the lake and learn the strokes, posture, and balance control you will need. Once you are comfortable in your boat and we paddle...