Elijah French – Assistant Surf
Elijah is from Dundas, Ontario, and has just completed the 11th grade at Hamilton District Christian High School in Ancaster, Ontario. After spending last summer volunteering in Muskegon, Michigan and completing the Arowhon LIT program, Elijah is very excited to return to Arowhon for his 10th summer and 1st year as a staff member. Elijah enjoys playing soccer and going windsurfing. Elijah has worked as a page at Queens Park, helping members of parliament enact various bills and laws. Most of Elijah’s camper career was spent at the windsurf dock, practicing tricks and achieving his windsurfing 1st class award. We are very excited for Elijah to be joining us on staff this summer.
Ned Carolan – Assistant Ropes
Ned is from Toronto and is entering his 3rd year at Lakehead University where he is studying Outdoor Recreation and Concurrent Education. He has worked in residence at Lakehead for the past two years, first as a House President and then as a Resident Assistant. This will be his 1st summer at Camp Arowhon and he is really looking forward to being an assistant ropes instructor. Ned has been a camper and camp counsellor at other camps for the past 10 years. He also worked at a downtown Toronto YMCA as a swim instructor. Ned has done two Habitat for Humanity builds, one in Santiago, Chile and the other Campbell River, BC. He plays Ultimate Frisbee in a competitive league in Thunder Bay. He loves to travel and explore other countries and cultures. His most exciting trip so far was doing a trek to Machu Picchu in Peru.
He hopes to be an outdoor educator when he finishes school.
Noah Hitzig – Assistant Kayak
Noah is from Toronto, Ontario and attends high school at Harbord Collegiate Institute. This will be Noah’s 9th year at Camp Arowhon, and his 1st year as a junior tripper, after completing the LIT program last year. When Noah was a camper he enjoyed kayaking, sailing, and windsurfing, as well as completing a 10-day white water trip and Brent and Back. Outside of camp Noah coaches ski racing at Mansfield Ski Club. In his spare time, Noah kayaks and plays hockey. Noah is very excited to spend another summer at his favourite place in the world.