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Kayak Whitewater Skills & River Leadership Course

The Kayak Whitewater Skills & River Leadership Course is aimed at paddlers who are proficient on grade 2 whitewater and confident in their kayak up to BCU 3 star standard. A solid roll is an advantage.
The course covers the relevant personal paddling skills to negotiate whitewater rivers, breaking in & out of fast moving water and ferry gliding. Surfing and playing  waves, how to enter, exit and avoid stoppers. How to safely run rapids as part of a group also taking on the role of group leader putting into place appropriate strategies and risk management and good decision making.
Whether you want to end up leading others or paddling as part of a group this course will leave you a solid foundation in whitewater paddling.
    A pure whitewater Blast

This is an ideal course to gain experience towards The British Canoeing 4 star award.

The full course duration is over 2 days. Participants may take part for one day.
Venue: Rivers in Shropshire and Mid or North Wales area depending on river levels and weather conditions.

High quality coaching delivered by fully qualified staff.
Price is inclusive of VAT @ 20%.

Participants are responsible for their own kayak and equipment and in course transport and any access fees

Full two day course 150 per person

One day only 80 per person

To Book / Further details:
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You can make a booking by following the link below - complete & return the booking form with your payment.
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Course Duration
Type course dates below

Kayak Whitewater Skills &
River Leadership Course


Saturday 11 November  - Sunday 12 November

If you can't find a date to suit or need a course mid week then let us know we may be able to help.
If you have a group of people, we can put a course on especially to accommodate your needs.

Kayak Whitewater Skills
& River Leadership

Introduction - Beginner
Kayak & Canoe

Improver - Refresher
Kayak & Canoe

Kids Paddlesport
 Kayak & Canoe

Intro Whitewater - Intermediate

Intermediate Canoe Skills
Moving & Open Water

Kayak Whitewater Skills
& River Leadership

Canoe Whitewater & Open
Water Skills & Leadership

BCU Tests & Awards
Kayak & Canoe

1 :1 Coaching & Small Groups
Guiding Kayak & Canoe

Severn Young Paddlers
Paddlesport Club

Taster Sessions
Kayak & Canoe

Expedition Training
& Assessment

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