Rolling Clinic
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Rolling Clinic

  • Paddle
  • Kayaking
  • Beginner
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Overview

The confidence a strong, dependable roll can bring to your enjoyment of kayaking is immense, and will serve you well on the water for years to come. On our two-day clinic, you will be coached by our expert team towards a roll that you can rely on. Over two days of personalised coaching, we'll make use of our purpose-built heated rolling pool to help you find the best technique for you. Your days of going swimming are over!

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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 be coached in our heated indoor pool, as well as the lake and river, putting in plenty of practical time on the water.

- You’ll spend time on the course being individually coached to troubleshoot weak points on your way to a strong, dependable roll.

- You’ll be advised on the next steps and progressions you can take towards consolidating your roll.

Itinerary

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

What to Expect


There'll be a mix of practical sessions, physical and mental preparation. You'll start each session with a series of exercises to increase your flexibility and warm you up before starting work in our heated pool. You'll progress outdoors as when we decide that this progression will be of benefit to you. We'll assess your needs and coach you individually, and there'll be plenty of opportunity to review video footage of your progress.

Experience Required

Able to perform a confident capsize.

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 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.

Training with us gives you access to our extensive range of paddling equipment and clothing, carefully chosen to help you hone your rolling skills. Just bring yourself, a 'can do' attitude, and determination to have fun whilst developing new skills.

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

Start your training

Length
2 Days
Start Date
2nd November, 2019
Spaces left
3
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
Start Date
23rd November, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
Start Date
7th December, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
Start Date
11th January, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
Start Date
20th January, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
Start Date
1st February, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£256
Length
2 Days
Start Date
7th March, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£256
This course will help you become

A lot more confident when you do go upside down, and much more able to get yourself back upright.

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