Learn to paddle courses

Develop your paddling skills with on one of our BCU Performance Courses, we develop paddlers skills from complete novice to advanced white water paddler. Bcu courses start with our BCU start paddling taster sessions and leead up to one star, two star and 3 star courses. We have training sessions throughout the year and put on courses in open boats and canoes to help you develop your paddling skills at the club. We have access to The Olympic and Legacy courses at the Lea Valley White Water Centre and meet up to paddle there regularly on a Thursday evening.
 
For full details for each BCU award see the BCU's website Visit www.bcu.org
BCU 1 Star Award

A combined Canoe and Kayaking award that develops your paddling skills from complete novice to developing the basic strokes in Kayaks and canoes. We aim to build your confidence up by getting you into paddling using kayaks which are single person boats and canoes which are tandom/two person boats. 
We offer a one star course which operates at both the swimming pool and on rivers and lakes to give you the confidence to discover paddle sport and develop the basic skills.
 
Training 
 

BCU 2 Star Award 

The two star course develops your paddling skills in both kayaks and canoes and looks to develop your paddling skills in a range of different types of boat. 
Previous experience A competent flat water paddler in both canoe and kayak.
Completion of the award is the prerequisite for the BCU Level 1 and 2 coaching awards.



 
Training  


Please co us for details of availability before making payment
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Peter Nash,
4 Jan 2013, 02:06
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Peter Nash,
4 Jan 2013, 02:06
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