Rough Water Handling
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 4 People to 1 instructor

Rough Water Handling

  • Paddle
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Advanced
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Overview

You're a capable sea paddler who wants to develop your rough water skills. Over two days of practical paddling coaching you'll learn how to; handle over-falls, deal with tidal races and waves and tons more, leaving you a more confident, experienced and skilful paddler. What's more, you'll be doing this on some of North Wales most stunning coastline.

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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 improve your sea kayak handling skills and confidence in the rough stuff.

Itinerary

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

What to Expect


You'll spend two days honing your skills on tide race, rocky shore or beach surfing as the weather and tidal conditions allow.

Experience Required

You'll need competent sea kayak skills and experience in up to force 3 winds, and have a reliable salt water roll.

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
2 Days
Start Date
13th March, 2021
Spaces left
4
Cost
£304
This course will help you become

more proficient in you sea kayak in advanced conditions

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