Established Est. 2004

Kayak Festival

The 7 Kingdoms: Isle of Man Kayak Festival
‘explore the island’s tidal races and overfalls’

Festival Weekend 18 - 19 September 2021

Based from Port Erin, with easy access to several areas of spectacular scenery, wildlife and the awesome Calf of Man!

Kayakers from around the world meet to experience the Autumnal Equinox tides…. We look forward to introducing you to our adventure playground!
Performance, Rescues & Leadership Development workshops running 20 - 23 September, 08 - 10 October.
For improvers to advanced water paddlers.

The Team

Festival Weekend 18 - 19 September 2021

Weekend Program

Choice of full-day workshops & trips, coaching themes include: moving water | tide races & overfalls | decision making | effective rescues & incident avoidance | situational leadership | adapting skills for conditions | performance in advanced water | rolling clinics | risk utilisation | International coaches

Saturday Meal & Social @ 7:30pm

Moderate Water Skills 20 - 23 September 2021

Performance, Rescues & Leadership Development in Moderate water

Progressive, personalised and challenging sea kayak skills training, exploring the local area, typically as full days. We aim to include coasteering activity and offer a night paddle during the 4 days.

Training groups with maximum coaching ratio 2:6

Participants preparing for British Canoeing Leadership Awards, may also use this workshop as a refresher. Combining unforgettable paddling experiences, practical solutions and bolt-on theory where required, enhancing your learning and consistency.

Advanced Water Skills 08 - 10 October 2021

Performance, Rescues & Leadership Development in Advanced water

Progressive, personalised and challenging sea kayak skills training, exploring the local area, typically as full days. We aim to include coasteering activity and offer a night paddle during the 3 days.

Training groups with maximum coaching ratio 2:6

Participants preparing for British Canoeing Leadership Awards, may also use this workshop as a refresher. Combining unforgettable paddling experiences, practical solutions and bolt-on theory where required, enhancing your learning and consistency.

Prices 2021

Festival Weekend – £140

Weekend plus Moderate Water workshop – £380

Kayak Hire – £50 flat fee, hirer pays for any repairs

Day Trips (includes kayaks & kit) – £100/day

Advanced Water workshop – £225

Unless otherwise stated, prices are for training only. We will gladly assist you booking your accommodation, equipment hire and travel early.

Contact Us

British Canoeing Coaching and Leadership Qualifications

British Canoeing Awards are delivered through our International Training Centre in the Isle of Man.

  • Sea Kayak Leader & Advanced Sea Kayak Leader
  • Sea Kayak Coach & Sea Kayak Coach (Advanced)
  • Personal Performance Awards

Scheduled on demand, please contact us for details

 

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Established 2003

Launched in 2003, the Isle of Man Kayak Festival has developed a reputation for consistent personalised coaching in a renowned dynamic training venue.

From the onset, the festival has been sponsored by Sea Kayaking UK , and we are proud to host friendly professional coaches from around the world plus the Isle of Man Adventurous Experiences Team.

The Kayak Festival is a branded 7 Kingdoms Isle of Man event, supported by Isle of Man Steam Packet Company and Mylchreests Group.