How To Coach Rolling
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

How To Coach Rolling

  • Paddle
  • Kayaking
  • Intermediate
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Overview

If you're a club coach or a volunteer who coaches kayaking, why not improve your skills to include coaching an effective roll? This two day course in our indoor heated pool will equip you to help your students gain this vital skill. You'll develop an understanding of what makes a good technique, a firm idea of the stages of development, and learn about how and when to demonstrate. You'll also discover what equipment and teaching aids are available, and explore the pros and cons of video analysis.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

We aim to help you understand how to coach rolling, and give you the practical progressions to do this. You'll leave knowing how to; observe and analyse tips for evaluating performance correct ingrained bad habits match techniques to body shape and ability keep your group motivated to continue learning

Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

Day 1


You'll spend day one in our heated pool looking at teaching progressions, and dealing with common problems encountered. There'll be a mixture of coaching theory, practical activities, problem solving and experimentation.

Day 2


You'll put what you've learned on day one into practice by applying it with some real students.

Experience Required

You should be an active club coach with a solid personal roll.

Rolling is a complex skill. Coaching it can be challenging. Let us use our extensive experience doing just this to help you become more effective at doing it..

Pete Catterall

We want to help you focus on achieving your goals, so comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and good food are part of the deal - you don't need to think about sorting this out for yourself. Support is on hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well qualified, staff to help develop your understanding and personal skills. They also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development. What's more, you'll have access to our extensive range of paddling equipment and clothing to use whilst honing your chosen skills. This gives you the perfect opportunity to test out that new piece of kit you've had your eye on. You just bring yourself, your 'can do' attitude, and determination to achieve excellence.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

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Length
2 Days
Start Date
10th January, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£196
Length
2 Days
Start Date
22nd June, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£202
Length
2 Days
Start Date
5th October, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£202
Length
2 Days
Start Date
9th January, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£202
This course will help you become

A more effective coach of rolling

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