WHITEWATER CANOE IMPROVERS
Looking to sharpen and hone your core Whitewater skills allowing you to raise your grade from G2 to G3!
Then let our staff take your paddling to the next level, over 2 days we will recap those fundamental Whitewater skills, and set clear aims for your development. The list is endless, from charging your boat, surfing to setting yourself up to nail your line on harder rapids. We will help you achieve this!
Or if you just want to enjoy 2 days playing on guided rivers that's cool too.
This 2day course will usually start with a day working on skill followed by a day on another river journeying. Our improvers course is designed to set you up for the future and give you the skills to choose your own lines and challenges with success on features
Equipment you will need:
A white water ready canoe with plenty of buoyancy.
A suitable paddle
Buoyancy aid suitable for white water.
Sturdy footwear and appropriate clothing such as dry suit and thermals or Wetsuit and Splits.
***Please get in touch if you need any of the kit above as we may be able to hire at a small charge (subject to availability)***
Please note the cost does not include:
What to bring
Lunch to carry on the river
All under 18's must be accompanied by a legal guardian also booked onto the course.
This course is designed for paddlers who are competent paddling grade 2 rivers and is designed to refine your paddling skills to succeed on grade 2/3 rivers. It will be tailored to meet your needs.
A good self rescue is an advantage on this course but not essential
Some of the Skills Covered
Look at your River reading Skills and line choice
Getting the most out of each paddle stroke
Solidifying skills in harder environments
Really learning to drive your Boat around
Where to place safety cover if needed