Cody began his life on rivers kayaking in Durango, Colorado. For the past two decades, he has worked and played on as many different rivers as possible. He is a past member of the U.S. Canoe and Kayak Olympic Development Team, and has paddled and rowed on three continents.  Cody has worked as an EMT, as a ski-patroler, and wilderness first aid for Aerie Backcountry Medicine. Cody is currently busy getting his 3 kids on the river as much as possible.  Cody is the director and a lead instructor for the Whitewater Rescue Institute. Contact Cody

“Whether you are a river-rookie or an experienced boater, WRI tailors their classes to what you need to learn in a fun and challenging environment. Their scenario based teaching approach creates an electric learning atmosphere where you feel like you are in actual river rescue situations. I would recommend them to anybody!”

Eric Giddens, Owner Kern River Brewing Company/1996 Olympic Kayak Team Member
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