British Canoeing - Sea Kayak Award


Tanners Road, The Seashore Centre, Tanners Road, Goodrington Sands, Paignton, Devon, TQ46LP
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From £250.00
Sea Kayaking with Reach Outdoors

About Us

A 3 day training course designed for people who have had previous experience in a kayak. If it is your first time, please let us know and additional training can be provided prior to the start if this course. Course cost £250 including equipment and coaching.
Your Sea Kayak Award gives you the skills and ability to have a safe, fun day out on the sea. It will give you the correct decision-making and personal skills with which you can plan an enjoyable and successful journey on the sea.
You will look at the key environmental factors that will influence your decisions on where to paddle. Together, you and your Coach will work on getting you confident to paddle in winds up to force 3, tides up to 1 knot and in tidal or non-tidal environments. This award can be taken in a sea kayak or a sit on top kayak.
During this award you will look at how to keep yourself safe on the water by choosing the correct equipment and by having the rescue skills required to ensure that you, and anyone that you are paddling with, are safe.You and your Coach will work on the key paddling techniques that you will need to keep control of your craft whilst on the water. This includes forward paddling, negotiating confined spaces, maintaining or changing direction and moving sideways.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£250.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Opening Times

3 Day Sea Kayak Award 1st - 3rd May 2021 (1 May 2021)
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
3 Day Sea Kayak Award 19th - 21st June 2021 (19 June 2021)
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
3 Day Sea Kayak Award 11th - 13th Sep 2021 (11 Sept 2021)
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
3 Day Sea Kayak Award 9th - 11th Oct 2021 (9 Oct 2021)
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
From £250.00



Road Directions

Pay and display parking available

Public Transport Directions

10 minute walk from Paignton Train Station and a 2 minute walk from the regular number 12 bus route

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