Kayak School
kayaking Introduction - RiverStrokes
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Kayaking Introduction
Course Fee 80 per person.
Location River Camp
Duration 10.00am - 3.00pm
Places Maximum 6 Available

Course Content

rolling Stability
Capsize Drill
rescues Forward Paddling

rescues Sideways
rescues Teamwork
leadership Safety

"Learn about kayaking on rivers in Wales " - Dan

The introduction course will give you a fun introduction to kayaking with all the equipment provided.

River strokes will help you to learn the fundamental paddling skills required to safely control a kayak. You will benefit from Small group sizes, with a maximum of 6 paddlers on the course in total.

We use a calm section of the river Wye, to get used to the kayak and the control skills.

" Challenge yourself.. " - Dan

canoe Morning - Meeting Practice
Meeting at the camp, for a brew and breifing. We will then kit you out with kayaking equipmentt. You will be introduced to paddling the kayak in a straight line. Requiring some practice small tips and advice will help you get control. The control strokes will be demonstrated and taught in small fun sessions.
camping Afternoon - New Strokes
The afternoon session will involve a recap of control strokes and assist you with any aspect of the forward paddling technique and improve your confidence in a kayak.

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