Improver Skills Coaching
Improver Skills Coaching

Improver Skills Coaching

Grade 2(3) rivers Scotland wide

2 - 5 days

1:4 Ratio

From £200

For the paddler looking to gain more confidence on the river and progress their grade 2(3) whitewater kayaking skills.

Develop your paddling & gain confidence on the water with quality coaching & instruction
Course Content
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Improver Skills Coaching

This paddler centred course is designed to help you develop a solid set of skills on grade 2(3) rivers. We will take time to discus where you are at with you paddling, what you would like to work on and any goals you have. This enables us to fully tailor our coaching to give you the best possible course. Depending on where we are based and river levels we will paddle rivers such as the; Tay, Ness, Oich, Arkaig, Lochy, Teith and many more...

The sort of topics that we might cover:

  • Developing good WW foundations, skills & maneuvers

  • River reading

  • Picking and hitting lines

  • Tactics to utilise the waters energy

  • Mindset techniques & anxiety control

  • Increasing your confidence and independence

  • Exploring ways to play the river

At the end of each day we will review your learning and help you create an action plan to maximise your future progression. You will leave with an enhanced toolkit of skills to work on to increase your confidence, control and enjoyment of kayaking!

We aim to develop your paddling, and work closely with you to achieve your goals and give you the skills and confidence for an awesome time on the water. The low coaching ratio allows us to tailor the day to your needs and the low cost makes it affordable to every paddler.

Improver Skills Coaching

*Scotland and the Highlands is full of awesome rivers to learn, train and play on. River sections will depend on snowpack run off, weather and water levels.

Improver Skills Coaching

For the Grade 2 paddler who may/ may not have some experience of Grade 3. A reliable flat water roll.

You will need all of your own equipment, transport & accommodation (if required) for this course.

Your Instructor/s

Jonny Hawkins

Jonny has a passion for adventuring in the outdoors and loves helping others to work towards their goals and expand possibilities. He prides himself on his relaxed, friendly approach and teaching the most up-to-date information in a safe and supportive manner.

Jonny Hawkins
Jonny Hawkins
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