Beginner Skills Coaching

Learn this amazing sport and have lots of fun doing so


Course Description

We aim to give to a solid introduction to whitewater kayaking.  We teach all the basics is a progressive manor to give you all the skills and confidence to enjoy kayaking.  The low coaching ratio allows us to tailor the day to your needs and low cost makes it affordable to every paddler.  

In Brief

- Introduction to white water kayaking

- Learn the basics to build strong skill foundations

- Tailored to fit your needs

- 1:3 max. coaching ratio

- Great value

"Jonny's coaching was always very encouraging and he was always looking at ways to adapt sessions so whilst practicing and learning, I was enjoying it as well." 

Emma Dewer


Perthshire, Lochaber or Aviemore

What We Will Cover

  • Fundamentals to good technique

  • Driving the boat forward

  • Reading the river to pick the best lines

  • Skills to get the boat where you want to go

At the end of the day we will review your learning and help you create an action plan to maximise progression during your autumn adventures.


Get in touch to find dates that work for you



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