A year-round award-winning skills development program
Indoor training from September to March at Western Swimming Pool, Peel. Outdoors during the summer, using stunning coastal locations.
- Training sessions on Sunday afternoons.
- Coaching ratios are typically less than 1:4.
- You may also book onto any scheduled experience with places available.
Our other activities specifically for skills development stem from this program.
How to Book
We begin Indoors in September – sessions take place in the heated swimming pool over the winter months, focussing on preparing the paddler for kayaking on the sea.
Booked in modules of 4 (1 hour duration) sessions @ £125 per module.
Our 2020 intake is fully subscribed.
Our 2021 intake begins Sunday 26th September at 3pm.
First module – 26th September to 17th October ’21 at Western Swimming Pool.
There are 4 progressive modules during the winter. In the event of you not wishing to continue onto the next module, we will offer your place to a learner on our waiting list.
Learn to Kayak Safely
Learn techniques and drills in the indoor pool over the winter, and then transfer these onto the sea in the summer… to develop reliable skills : )
Learning the fundamental water safety and kayak handling techniques (which combine to produce a reliable roll) is a large focus program.
Follow indoor training modules with outdoor skills development, from Easter time.
- Booked in bundles of 4 sessions @ £175 per bundle, to be used within 3 months.
At the end of each session (typically 2 hours in duration) we agree the date of your next session.
We are a British Canoeing International Training Centre. Our skills development pathway aligns with British Canoeing certificated awards. These are delivered alongside physical literacy training and awarded, as part of the program, when skills are suitably demonstrated.