Multi Day Touring Award

Multi Day Touring Award

£180.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

British Canoeing Personal Performance Canoe Award Multi Day Touring Award

Award Description This award is designed to advance your ability to apply appropriate decision making skills for a safe, multi-day paddling trip with your peers.

As a Multi-Day Touring Award holder, you will have the ability to apply your choices to an enjoyable multi-day trip on a variety of waters including canals, lochs/lakes, estuaries and sections of rivers up to grade 2. Touring on open inland water with a potential fetch of up to 1000m and winds up to force 4(5). On the sea, you will be operating along simple coastlines with easy landing throughout and minimal possibility of being blown offshore and no tidal races or over-falls. Any swell will be no greater than 0.5m and winds not above Beaufort force 4 (or Beaufort force 3 if offshore).

Dates:
A course can be run on a dates that suits you,  please get in touch with dates or timeframe

Touring Award Dates

Description

 

 

 

 

 

 

British Canoeing Personal Performance Canoe Award Multi Day Touring Award

This award is designed to advance your ability to apply appropriate decision making skills for a safe, multi-day paddling trip with your peers.

As a Multi-Day Touring Award holder, you will have the ability to apply your choices to an enjoyable multi-day trip on a variety of waters including canals, lochs/lakes, estuaries and sections of rivers up to grade 2. Touring on open inland water with a potential fetch of up to 1000m and winds up to force 4(5). On the sea, you will be operating along simple coastlines with easy landing throughout and minimal possibility of being blown offshore and no tidal races or over-falls. Any swell will be no greater than 0.5m and winds not above Beaufort force 4 (or Beaufort force 3 if offshore).

During your Award we will be looking at

Planning & Preparation Prevents poor performance, 
Personal Paddling Skills
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River running tactics for you and group:
Rescue Skills,  Personal & group
Safety, Leadership & Group Skills, looking at what makes a safe team and how you can be an integral part of the whole process to make your day Fun and safe
Self reflexion and development, Helping to make every day a learning day as well as coach feedback & development plan

 

Course Pre-requisites

• None, You can direct acess any of the personal performance awards as a guide however see below

• A consistent BC 2 Star or BC Paddle Explore Award  standard of performance in the appropriate craft is required for anyone starting to work towards the Canoe Award;

• The ability to swim confidently  wearing normal paddling clothes

What you need

  • In short your normal paddling kit, suitable for craft & day
  • Buoyancy Aid, Helmet Cag & wetsuit ect.
  • Any Safety equipment, eg. Throw bags, Tapes, crabs First Aid kit
    Please don’t purchase anything kit wise for the course, unless  its essential or your just feeling the urge for shinny new kit

What we can provide

We can provide most equipment you may need please get in touch in advance to any course

Location:
North Wales: Depending on water/Wind Levels on the day, I like to try and do something different where possabile

Cost:
2 Day Training & assessment: £180

Group Prices available
Course fees do not cover any Certification or additional fees that may be incurred, eg. Parking or access fees,

Dates:
A course can be run on a dates that suits you,  please get in touch with dates or timeframe