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Introduction To Moving Water (Kayaking)

Introduction To Moving Water

Ready for the thrills of moving water? Look no further than our Introduction to moving water kayak course. By the end of it, you will have an understanding of what equipment is available and how to safely use it while paddling on a river.You will also have the tools to be able to go out paddling similar sections of water with friends and progress forward into white water kayaking.

  • Find what type of boat suits you best.
  • Learn about the different types of personal kit and clothing available and what works best for you.
  • Understand how features of a river can impact upon your paddling and how you can use them.
  • Develop safe paddling skills.
    • Basic strokes
    • Develop good paddling technique
    • Moving water techniques
  • Capsizing
  • Learn essential skills needed to develop confidence in the water environment.
  • Journeying