Telephone:07704 357025


This is a 1 day course aimed at those just starting out in canoe. The course covers a range of basic paddling skills to enable you to control your canoe in easy paddling conditions and to paddle safely.

Cost £50 per person per 1 day course based on minimum booking of four people

During the day we'll cover the following areas:

  • Equipment
  • Safe lifting and carrying
  • Launching & disembarking
  • Paddling positions
  • Trim and balance
  • Paddling Forward with simple steering
  • Paddling Backwards
  • Stopping
  • Steering
  • Moving Sideways in either direction (stationery)
  • Turning (stationery and moving)
  • Basic safety & rescue skills

If you do not have your own equipment we can supply this at a small extra charge.

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