Rough Water Handling with James Stevenson
Develop your personal skills on this 2 day course with BC level 5 coach James Stevenson from Wales one of the most popular coaches in the UK. During the day you'll develop your personal and technical skills in an environment that stretches your comfort zone in big seas. We'll work with rock hopping and problem solving of the situations we'll face during the day to boost your confidence on the water. To be able to find conditions we use the old fishing boat Donalda of Grebbestad the first day of the course. Donalda will take us to the amazing islands of Weather Islands out in the Skagerrak sea.
The course is an intermediate to advanced course and it requires that you have been kayaking before but you don't need to be professional. We expect you to be familiar with rescues and act as a strong part of a group.
To whom are the course suitable
The course is perfect for you wanting to develop your personal skills in a dynamic environment. The course is also perfect if you're eager to learn from one of the highest educated coaches in the UK within the BC system for coaches and leaders on the water.
The course do not follow a traditional BCU Syllabus which means that the group and the coach are more free to focus on each participants aims and goals. The course will be in 4 star conditions (if weather permits) but without focusing on leadership.
Perfect for you looking info just developing your personal skills in the white water!
The course will take place in the archipelago of Grebbestad. On the day of the course we get transported with the fishing boat Donalda from Grebbestad to the Weather Islands in the Skagerrak sea.
Day 1 we will meet 0900 am at Nautopp Kajakcenter Grebbestad to start the day and paddel across the habour to the fishing boat.
Day 2 we will meet 09.00 am at Nautopp Kajakcenter Grebbestad to launch from there.
15'th -16'th of July 2019
3200 SEK/ person /2 days