Advanced Sea Kayaking and Rough Water Handling

2 days for £160


 This advanced sea kayaking course aims to allow you to really stretch your comfort zone and develop further your skills in advanced conditions. Come with a wish list of what you want from the weekend and Roger will do his best to assist you in achieving your goals.

 

Maximum group size is 4 people, so individual coaching addressing your wants and needs is realistic and achievable.

 

This advanced course is for those who have the 4 star leader award or 5 star leader training or similar level of ability and want to continue to develop rough water paddling, problem solving and leadership positioning.

 

Now its time to really experience the outer islands, to race down the face of a wave, to playing in that tide race with greater efficiency and control or practise an all in rescue, in rough water.  Either way you will leave more confident, experienced and skillful paddler.  So push your boundaries, discover your potential and perform. 

 

You need to be able to perform a rough water roll, have a good level of fitness and can paddle in force 4 winds.

 

To see some photos and view a Blog of a course look here

 

Roger can also offer you Short, Medium or Long Term Sea Kayak Mentoring, so you get more out of your paddling and time on the water with quality support, coaching and guidance.  Follow this link for more information

 

 

 

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Coaching the Mind - Intermediate
Performance Psychology an area which as sea paddlers we give little thought to.

This course will introduce and expand on the psychological aspects, of Mental Skills Training, coping mechanisms, managing arousal and will help both the individual as a coach and also as a performer.

The course will be delivered in an understandable and practical way which should shed some light on this large subject area, 1st day theory, 2nd day on the water putting a few of the theories that are relevant to you into play.

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Stella King

"There are a number of wonderful things about Roger. He has a very light touch in his coaching, and he's always smiling and encouraging you to relax into the enjoyment of the day"

Tavi Murray

"And I'm probably learning more from his mentoring now, as my paddling horizons expand, than ever before. I can't count how many questions I've asked... and he's answered. Roger has the knack of making that suggestion that radically changes your thinking and moves your paddling on in leaps and bounds."

Simon Turnbull

"I've just completed a two day 4* Sea kayak training course with Roger. Having been coached by Roger in the past, I choose to do this course with Roger because I knew I would get a great deal from the course. My expectations were certainly well and truly met"

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Thanks very much for an excellent weekend! ... We appreciated all you put into the weekend's arrangements, the sea kayaking and your coaching to meet all our differing needs and aspirations .... paddling amongst the sea birds and seals was pretty magical and uplifting. 
Cathy & Jerry Dorset