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4 week Adult Beginner Kayak course

Letchworth Garden City
kayak - Up to 8 people

Description

Learn to kayak in a nice warm pool! This course of 3 x 1 hour pool sessions, on consecutive Sunday evenings (1st, 8th and 15th December) followed by a daytime session on a local flat river (Sun 22nd December), is aimed at adults with little or no experience of kayaking. Price is for the entire course and includes temporary membership of the club for the duration of the course. Discounted club membership available on completion of the course.

What to bring

Swim stuff

Towel

Optional: rash vest/t-shirt

More info about what to bring on the river trip will be given on the course

Requirements

Must be able to swim 25 metres and be happy to put head under water

Itinerary

In the pool:

Learn about kayaks and equipment

Getting in and out of boats

Capsize drill

Starting and stopping

Forward paddling

Turning


On the river:

A chance to put into practice your paddling skills

Learn about kayaking and the environment

Cancellations

Rigid: Guaranteed full refund if cancelling 5 days prior.

You will be entitled to a full refund under the following circumstances:

  • If your booking is under £200 and you cancelled at least a full 72h prior to the activity start time.
  • If your booking is over £200 and you cancelled at least a full 5 days prior to the activity start time.
  • If the centre cancels the activity at any time.

If the conditions on the day aren’t ideal but the activity still takes place, you will not be eligible for a refund.

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Where we'll meet

As you come into the Leisure Centre, there is a slip road off to the left. We park down here and meet by the outside door of the pool (look out for all the boats!)

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