Kayak Canoe CHESTER CHESHIRE< BCU AWARDS 1* 2*
Chester Kayak canoe BCU Discover Award Training 1 star
KAYAK CANOE CHESTER CHESHIRE INSTRUCTION LESSONS
BCU 1* STAR
B.C.U (British Canoe Union) Chester , Anglesey inland sea , North Wales
BCU Discover Award- 1 star -Award ( Adult)
DISCOVER 1* TRAINING
Anglesey, North Wales, Chester
The Discover – 1 star course is run in kayaks, you’ll learn the best way to control a craft on the River Dee. This is a fun and safe introduction to the sport.This 1 star course includes paddling skills with forwards, backwards, turning, stopping and sideways strokes and getting in and out of the boat safely.We look at correctly fitting buoyancy aids, helmets and spray decks, how to adjust boat fittings and learning about different paddles and boats.
Pre-Requisites – None required 1 star assessment
- Lift, carry and launch the kayak or canoe2.
- Forward paddling over a distance of 100m with correct posture3. Steering and controlling the boat.
- Stopping both forwards and backwards within 4 strokes.
- Rotate boat 180 degrees with forward and reverse strokes. Reverse paddling of 5 m to a fixed point.
- Return to bank and get out in a controlled manner.
- Capsize and be rescued or swim to shore 15m from the bank
- Empty boat with safe lifting
- 7. Theory questions
- 8. Provide evidence of 1 hour journey (3km) duration
Q. How many sessions or hours does the Dicscover award take to achieve?
A. the Award normally is achieved in 3 sessions of 2 hours so a total of 6 housrs
Kayaks & KIT PROVIDED
- 1-1 Coaching for a 2 hour Lesson 1 star/Discover Award Training any time for £70 BOOK NOW !
1 STAR Over 2 SESSIONS (2 half days) 3 hours each a total of 6 Hour
2-1 £145 pp BOOK HERE!