BCU 3* White Water Kayak Training Course

November 25, 2017toNovember 26, 2017

BCU 3* White Water Kayak Course

This is an action packed weekend course, based on the River Barle and Exe, Exmoor, delivered by Dan French, a BCU Level 3 Kayak Coach.

Whether you want a weekend of paddling to improve your skills and knowledge, or working towards a coaching qualification, this is a fun and informative course for those wanting to progress in white water kayaking.

Course content includes:

Personal Skills

  • Launching and landing
  • Efficient forward paddling
  • Moving sideways on the move
  • Support strokes
  • Rolling
  • Breaking in and out of the flow
  • Ferry gliding
  • S turns
  • Maintaining/changing direction
  • Reverse paddling & stopping
  • Surfing

Rescue Skills

  • Use of tape and karabiner
  • Throw line rescue
  • Towing
  • Capsize, swim and self rescue
  • Eskimo rescue

Group skills:

  • Personal risk management
  • Awareness of others
  • Paddle grade II as part of a led group


Full syllabus : please click here

Cost: £125 pp

Equipment available for hire if needed

This is a 2 day training course, with an element of assessment for those at the desired level.

To book: Please call Dan on 07976 208279 or e-mail info@exmooradventures.co.uk

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