White Water Sessions – Moving Water Taster! 01.05.2022
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Time(s)1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
THIS SESSION IS A MOVING WATER TASTER SESSION TARGETTED AT THOSE WANTING TO HAVE THEIR FIRST GO ON MOVING WATER!
Bookings Open: available from 5pm on 02/04/2022, 1 month before the session (volunteers can sign up immediately)
Booking Cut Off: closes from 5pm on 29/04/2022, 48 hours before the session
Type: White Water Session – Weir
Suitability: some experience on flat water and happy capsizing with a spray deck
Location/Venue: Coxes Lock, Bourneside Rd, Addlestone KT15 2JX (https://goo.gl/maps/92qYFUNT4vK3EkSv7)
All of our white water sessions use a variety of venues rotating between Local Weirs, Nene White Water Course and Lee Valley White Water Course. These have been chosen to help offer venue locations that will provide something for everyone at differing levels, so both entry level and more advanced paddlers can all be welcome to join in.
The sessions are aimed to support participants to
- learn the basics of how to manoeuvre a craft in moving water
- progressively building up necessary skills for more advanced or longer trips
- practise existing white water river skills
- practise freestyle skills
Kit/Equipment Hire: Equipment is always available for use at official club activities however there is no equipment stored onsite for these events, so if you require to equipment please complete a hire request. We highly recommend where possible that you are able to transport your own kit, however understand not everyone has a van or roof rack especially those new to the sport, if this is the case ensure you fill in your request soon as possible. Equipment should be collected at the Wednesday Mixed/Open (pool, lido, canal) Session before the event and returned the following Wednesday after. You can read more about our equipment, hire and usage here.
BOOKINGS ARE CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE
THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED