Whitewater Kayaker Springboard Course 1

A 5 Day Intensive Course for whitewater beginners

  • Starts 12 Sept
  • 450 British pounds
  • Mile End Mill, Llangollen.

Service Description

This course is designed to be give each participant a foundational whitewater kayaking skill development experience to springboard their knowledge, capability and performance level on the river. Our aim is to send you away with enough experience and knowledge to begin to make your way as a whitewater enthusiast, plan your own adventures, and have tons of great days on the river On each day of the course you'll head out to a prime white water kayaking location under the guidance of Paddle365 professional coaches. Every day on the river will be given a broad theme, in-line with the 5 Key Elements: - Reading Whitewater - Paddler Momentum - Boat Control - Safety and Rescue - Mindset What level of paddler is this aimed at? This course is aimed at whitewater beginners who have some experience of kayaking on flat water already, and at semi experienced grade 2 kayakers who are looking for some structured coaching toward their independence and progression. Participants should have basic boat control skills on flat water, be able to paddle forwards over a reasonable distance, and be able to hold themselves stable in their kayak. What's included in the price - All necessary equipment can be provided at no extra cost. - Professional guidance from an experienced and qualified member of staff. - 5 full days of instruction. - An action plan for your progression going forward, and further remote input whenever you seek it. - Access to the Paddle365 long-term Mentorship program. - Digital copies of any photos from the trip. What's not included in the price - Accomodation and food. Contact us for hotel recommendations local to our most likely course venues. -Transport to and from the river (unless agreed otherwise). -Car parking or facility access fees. (A typical example of this would be £7 to sign in as a paddler at the Mile End Mill river access point.) This course cost is £450

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation policy: Please us know as soon as you can! More than 10 days before the activity: A fee of 30% of the activity cost will be charged for cancellation but to reschedule will be free of charge. Less than 10 days before the activity: The whole cost for the activity will be charged for cancellation, or a 30% fee will be charged for rescheduling. No compensation can be claimed for cancellation or rescheduling within 24 hours of the activity.

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