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British Canoeing 1 Star

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From a beginning almost as old as mankind, when the kayak or canoe was part of the process of survival, to the present day, when boundaries of exploration are being rolled back, canoeing is a sport rich in potential for young and old – the adventurous and the less adventurous.

9:30 – 16:30

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From a beginning almost as old as mankind, when the kayak or canoe was part of the process of survival, to the present day, when boundaries of exploration are being rolled back, canoeing is a sport rich in potential for young and old – the adventurous and the less adventurous.

Come and join us for a challenging and fun course; you will learn basic paddling techniques using a combination of games and instruction both on land and afloat.

Designed for the absolute beginner, discover how much fun paddlesport can be. The first session can be looked at as a taster session and builds water confidence then the afternoon session aims to provide a safe and fun environment to build up paddling confidence and introduce the concepts of forwards, backwards, sideways, turning and steering in a variety of boats.

The course will cover the following launching canoes & kayaks, forwards paddling, steering and control strokes. There is also a theory element to the 1 star award but this is also covered on the course.

What’s included?
All course costs include safety equipment, certificates, wetsuit and qualified instructors
Course times: 9:30-16:30
Do I get a certificate?
The course follows the syllabus of the British Canoe Union 1 star award.
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What’s Next?

Upon completion of this course you may move onto British Canoeing 2 Star.

All courses are subject to sufficient numbers and suitable weather conditions and are non-residential.  In the case of insufficient numbers being booked you will be notified in the week leading up to the course and offered an alternative date.

Outdoor activities are potentially dangerous activities, all participants must be aware of the risks.  Bear Creek Adventure Ltd is under no liability whatsoever in respect of loss/damage to property, injury or death.

All courses are subject to sufficient numbers and suitable weather conditions and are non-residential.  In the case of insufficient numbers being booked you will be notified in the week leading up to the course and offered an alternative date.

Session times included kitting-up and safety & equipment briefing.

Outdoor activities are potentially dangerous activities, all participants must be aware of the risks. Bear Creek Adventure Ltd is under no liability whatsoever in respect of loss/damage to property, injury or death.

In addition to completing the checkout process you will be required to complete and return the relevant booking form.

Adult Booking E-Form

B’day Booking E-Form

Group Booking E-Form

Under 18’s Booking E-Form

 

Completed forms can be emailed to info@EdgbastonWatersports.co.uk