Introduction To Kayaking
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 5 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Introduction To Kayaking

  • Paddle
  • Kayaking
  • Beginner
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Overview

You'll get a thorough grounding in kayaking on this five day course . We'll introduce you to all the equipment, and basic kayaking skills amongst the breathtaking scenery of local rivers, lakes and sea There's also ample opportunity for coaching and progression in white water and sea kayaking.

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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

The aim is that you'll develop a good paddling technique and confidence in the water, along with learning;

  • Basic kayaking manoeuvres
  • Capsize drill
  • Rescue techniques
  • White water techniques
  • Sea kayaking techniques
  • Journeying on sea, rivers, and white water
  • Safety principles of kayaking

Itinerary

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

What to Expect


On the first day you'll concentrate on developing good paddling technique and water confidence, using the local lake, river and our heated indoor pool. We'll then explore the spectacular coastline and rivers of North Wales, as we develop your paddling skills and confidence even further.

Experience Required

There are no formal pre-requisites for this course.

Kayaking is a great way to get out exploring on rivers and lakes. Their quietness allows you to get up close to wildlife.

James Bruton

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. 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

Start your training

Length
5 Days
Start Date
25th March, 2019
Spaces left
3
Cost
£549
Length
5 Days
Start Date
8th April, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£566
Length
5 Days
Start Date
8th July, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£566
Length
5 Days
Start Date
15th July, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£566
Length
5 Days
Start Date
2nd September, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£566
Length
5 Days
Start Date
23rd March, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£566
This course will help you become

a commited kayaker wanting to explore afloat

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