Introduction to White Water Kayaking Course

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Introduction to White Water Kayaking Course

This is a great 1 day course for those wanting to make the transition from flat water kayaking, to moving water. Using the grade I/II section of the River Barle, you will be taught a range of skills and techniques by a qualified BCU kayak coach.

Course content includes:

  • Equipment, clothing and safety
  • Use of high/low brace support strokes
  • Ferry gliding
  • Breaking in/out of the flow
  • Reading white water
  • Running rapids
  • Use of throw lines
  • How to deal with a swim on moving water

Ratios: 1:4

Location: River Barle, Dulverton.

Course cost: £75pp (minimum of 2 participants)

£125 1:1 (4 hour session)

£150 1:1 Full day

Kayak hire: £10


Kayaking on Exmoor

Kayaking on Exmoor