Junior Kayaking and Canoeing Courses
Beginner Paddlesports - Course Price: £140
Paddlesports are very popular in this area with a number of rivers and lakes that can be explored. It is important to learn the basics before venturing out and this course is ideal. Under the British Canoe Paddlepower scheme you will start with the junior Passport course (equivalent to adult 1 Star) where you will be taught a variety of skills and paddling techniques to keep you safe, show you how to paddle in a straight line, change direction and how to launch and land. This course is 2 full days.
Improver Paddlesports - Course Price: £195
The next level in the BC scheme is the Discover course (equivalent to adult 2 Star) you will develop your existing paddling skills and be introduced to new skills and paddle strokes. You will also learn a variety of safety and rescue techniques and progress onto using a spray deck.
This course runs over 3 full days. If you feel a little rusty add on the beginners 2 day Passport course which acts as a great refresher.
The above two courses can be booked together to make a week long course, ideal in the summer holidays. At the combined price of £270