1 Day Introduction to Sea Kayaking Course
Always thought sea kayaking looked like the sport for you? Well this introductory course is the perfect way to find out. With small classes and helpful qualified instructors you are sure to get the utmost learning experience out of this one day adventure.
Arriving at the course departure point you will be greeted by your friendly and qualified kayaking instructor. After a brief discussion of the safety and the necessary precautions to be taken while kayaking, it's into the water!
This course is designed for first time paddlers and those who have never had any formal instruction. The aim of this class is to give you a good foundation in the knowledge and skills essential for safe and enjoyable paddling. So don't feel shy because everyone will there for the same reason as you, to learn something new and have fun!
Throughout the course you will learn about: kayak equipment, what to wear, moving your kayak (forward, reverse, side ways, turning and steering), low support, sculling, edging, "wet-exits", recovery from a capsize, rescuing others and towing.
NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2020 - 2021 season. The 2020 - 2021 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2020 - 31st March 2021. The 2021 - 2022 season rates commence on the 1st April 2021.