We are one of the UK’s only Sit on Top Kayak specialists and not only run the BCU 3* on SOTs, but our staff are involved at a National Level advising the BCU and formulating BCU policy with regards to SOTs.
We are based in the ideal environment to train and be coached for your 3* SOT. We don’t just put you on a SOT and teach you the same skills as on a sea kayak, you will receive specialist coaching and a great deal of top tips and useful advice that you will be able to use in your future adventures.
This course will spend time looking at equipment, different types of boat and the paddle skills needed to get the most out of your Sit on Top Kayak in rough water.
You will look at advanced rescues, both on flat water but also in rougher water, depending on your objectives. You will spend a great deal of time in rough water learning advanced skills that will enable you to confidently and competently venture into more advanced and remote locations.
You will spend your time on the water doing whatever the conditions permit; it may be surfing, rock hopping or off around to the Needles.
Whatever you do it will be an adventure in a stunning location, with great equipment and extremily competent, and highly qualified coaches who are there to ensure that you are both safe and having fun.
You can choose to use our top of the range Sit-on-Top Kayaks or you can bring your own if it is suitable.
Your coach will structure your course so as you get the most possible during your time on the water. You’ll be enjoying your time out on the water in an awesome environment traveling to places only accessible by kayak or having fun in the surf.
|COURSE LOCATION||Freshwater, IOW|
|START TIME||Please arrive by 9.20 AM for a prompt start at 9:30 AM.|
|FINISH TIME||Approximately 16:30 PM on each day|