Calendar

Jul
8
Sat
Grade 2 (3) Open Canoe and Kayak River Trips – Venues vary
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Summer 2017 Open Canoe and Kayak Coached River Trips Series

A series of trips working towards 3/4/5 star in open canoe and river kayak skills. These trips can be for people working towards a qualification or just being a more capable open canoeist/kayaker as well as having a fun day out. As well as running the river coaching will form part of the day. This series is available for adults and under 18s.

Current likely venue lists that we may visit are:

River Leven
River Tay (Stanley and Grantully)
River Ayr
River Awe
River Mighty Teith

Jul
30
Sun
Grade 2 (3) Open Canoe and Kayak River Trips – Venues vary
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Summer 2017 Open Canoe and Kayak Coached River Trips Series

A series of trips working towards 3/4/5 star in open canoe and river kayak skills. These trips can be for people working towards a qualification or just being a more capable open canoeist/kayaker as well as having a fun day out. As well as running the river coaching will form part of the day. This series is available for adults and under 18s.

Current likely venue lists that we may visit are:

River Leven
River Tay (Stanley and Grantully)
River Ayr
River Awe
River Mighty Teith

Aug
5
Sat
Loch Achray and Venachar
Aug 5 all-day

A beautiful paddle between two Lochs with a very gentle Grade 1 river linking the two Lochs.  This trip is suitable for Open Canoes and River Kayaks. Meeting times at the container is 9 am or 10:30 am at Loch Achary.

Aug
13
Sun
Foundation Safety and Rescue Training @ Loch Lomond
Aug 13 all-day

Please have a look at

http://canoescotland.org/courses-training/bcu-safety-training

This course is designed for all paddlers irrespective of craft. The objective is to teach simple and safe skills that can be applied appropriately across a variety of paddlesport craft including kayaks and canoes.  These skills will then form the basis of all safety and rescue training throughout the BCU Scheme.

The course aims to provide the student with the key safety and rescue skills required to operate safely in a sheltered water environment and to be able to deal with common emergencies.

A series of videos to assist with the learning can be found here. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLG39ew-O5f_2KmRRuBmeye8KoeGdBCFR-

This is a get wet course where you will learn the technique necessary for you to not only look after yourself but also those abo ut you.

Aug
19
Sat
Grade 2 (3) Open Canoe and Kayak River Trips – Venues vary
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Summer 2017 Open Canoe and Kayak Coached River Trips Series

A series of trips working towards 3/4/5 star in open canoe and river kayak skills. These trips can be for people working towards a qualification or just being a more capable open canoeist/kayaker as well as having a fun day out. As well as running the river coaching will form part of the day. This series is available for adults and under 18s.

Current likely venue lists that we may visit are:

River Leven
River Tay (Stanley and Grantully)
River Ayr
River Awe
River Mighty Teith