Intromediate Sea Kayaking
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 5 Days
  • 5 People to 1 instructor

Intromediate Sea Kayaking

  • Paddle
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Intermediate
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Overview

You're not a beginner, you've been out on sea- but you don't quite feel confident or experienced enough to embark on a 'journey holiday' so you'd like to find something in between that'll move you up to that level. Our friendly, highly qualified instructors will get you there on this five day course. You'll revisit and develop your existing sea kayak techniques, enjoying some of the UK's most stunning coastal waters as you do. And you'll develop your roll in our heated indoor pool.

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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

You'll have honed your existing sea kayak techniques and developed your roll to feel more confident. You'll also have gained the fundamentals skills of trip planning and navigation.

Itinerary

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

What to Expect


You'll spend day one revisiting the foundation skills of sea kayaking. Throughout the week you'll take a series of journeys along the coastline of Anglesey to practice and build on your skills. We'll also deliver some theory sessions on tidal planning and weather interpretation. During the week we'll cover the essential safety and rescue skills to stay safe.

Experience Required

You need to have basic sea paddling experience.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the residential price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself. We may also be able to arrange a transfer from Llandudno Junction train station, subject to availability. We would need a minimum of one week’s notice prior to your course start date – please contact reception to learn more.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

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

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Length
5 Days
Start Date
4th May, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£598
Length
5 Days
Start Date
6th July, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£598
Length
5 Days
Start Date
7th September, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£598
Length
5 Days
Start Date
21st September, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£598
Length
5 Days
Start Date
12th October, 2020
Spaces left
5
Cost
£598
This course will help you become

more proficient in your sea kayak handling and planning short journeys.

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