Activity: Sea Kayaking
Non-residential £67 Book Now
|Start Date||End Date||Duration|
|Sunday 18th Apr, 2021||Sunday 18th Apr 2021|
|Sunday 9th May, 2021||Sunday 9th May 2021|
|Sunday 20th Jun, 2021||Sunday 20th Jun 2021|
|Sunday 15th Aug, 2021||Sunday 15th Aug 2021|
For this Explore Sea Kayaking (Day) course you should have the ability to swim with a buoyancy aid on.
On this Next Step Sea Kayaking Skills course the day will be spent journeying through the islands on Strangford Lough or on one of our local coastal venues depending on the weather.
You will be coached through a range of basic skills such as moving forward efficiently and turning the boat effectively, learning to tailor your paddling/strokes to the environmental conditions, discuss the range of equipment available, what is essential to take and what is desirable, etc. At the end of the session there will be discussions around weather, tide, maps and planning your own journeys.
This Next Step Sea Kayaking Skills course is aimed at those who already have some sea kayaking experience. It is ideal for those who have attended a ‘First Step Sea Kayaking course or have attended our ‘Guided Sea Kayaking Evening‘ series.
Students will be able to avail of all kit and equipment from our extensive stores. Participants will be required to bring footwear suitable for paddling (old trainers), warm long sleeved top, towel/toiletries, swimwear, etc.