Coaching courses

Learn to paddle with our group and one to one paddling courses

We have a wide range of paddling sessions from introduction to paddling to sessions developing white water paddling techniques.

2 Star training
Starting with paddling sessions on Saturdays in May and June  2017
Develop your paddling skills
Sessions start with group coaching from £12.50 per paddler
Individual and personal coaching sessions from £35 per paddler  per session



April

Paddling Trips

1st July  Toms Coaching course
2nd July Coaching from 12.30pm

Coaching and 2 star training sessions
July 8th and 9th Paddling sessions
July 15th 2 star training
July 22 23rd 2 star training

July and August Summer Paddling courses for families
Evening paddling each week, with evening paddling during school summer holidays 
To book your paddling session phone 0778844457




Improve your paddling techniques with techniques to develop your forward paddling skills and gain confidence in paddling via paddling trips on the river, pool sessions to develop your paddling as well as an introduction in the swimming pool in developing self rescue techniques and rolling introduction sessions.

Swimming pool sessions
Introduction to rolling sessions
Book a group or have one to one coaching session to develop paddling techniques in the swimming pool.
Learn skills like support strokes and rolling techniques in the comfort of the swimming pool

Sessions start with an introduction to paddling in Open boats and Kayaks
Develop your paddling skills with special sessions on the river and build confidence in the swimming pool
Canoeing and kayaking skills

Coaching with Whoosh Explore

General paddling coach Peter Nash
peter specialises in canoe and is happiest on white water in a 16ft Prospector canoe. Paddling White water  water in Wales to exploring rivers in Scotland, delivering paddlesport is a passion which includes trips and expeditions to New Zealand, South of France and Peru as well as paddling adventures in kayaks in the alps


Coaching for Womens groups and families Helen Nash
A keen flat water paddler, helen has paddled on expeditions in NewZealand and has been involved in delivering coaching for nearly 15 years, training many young paddlers in expeditions and duke of Edinburgh.
recent courses include bushcraft and Paddleboarding. Helen supports She who dares and regularly explore local flat water rivers including completeing Sudbury to the sea- "6 miles of paddling with Daughters paddling open boats! 


Senior Paddlesport Coach Tom Robinson

Beginning paddling after leaving primary school, Tom has developed his moving water skills at Lee Valley Whitewater centre and has trained with coaches across the UK. Now at university in Nottingham, he regularly takes weekends / days away to paddle rivers in places like North Wales and Teesdale as well as trips to the Holme Pierrepoint course and when not paddling with Whoosh Explore is often spotted shredding the waves at lee valley White Water Centre on the Olympic course.
Recent training includes Open Canoe association Symposium. When not on the river in a Kayak tom can be spotted heading downstream in an inflatable bus - White water rafting!
Comments