This fun course teaches kayaking techniques; safety skills, equipment use and water confidence. It's for anyone wishing to try kayaking first time or who've not kayaked for a while. Experienced instructors will show you how to use the kayaking equipment as well as safety tips (just in case you capsize!) before taking you out on the water and teaching you some key kayaking skills and techniques. This experience is the ideal way to learn about this fantastic sport, and you'll also play a few watery games!
Arrive at the venue at the appointed time and be greeted by your friendly and highly experienced instructor. During the experience you will cover the following:
* Safety awareness
* Equipment selection
* Kayaking techniques
* Capsize techniques
This is a fun half day session that lasts around 2.5 hours.
This experience is available at West Sussex:
West Sussex (South East) - East Grinstead
Your voucher is valid for ten months for one person. The experience runs on selected dates from March to October and all dates are subject to availability. Minimum age is 18 years old. Maximum weight is 16st. No previous experience is necessary, but you must be able to swim 50m fully clothed (2 lengths of a standard pool). All kayaking and safety equipment is supplied. Suitable clothing for the time of year should be worn. A complete change of clothes or a wetsuit with appropriate footwear is also needed. You will be provided with a kit list. Please bring a packed Lunch (and plenty of water), as there are no shops near the venue. Maximum group size is 12 and minimum is 6 people.