Discover Canoeing for Women
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Discover Canoeing for Women

  • Paddle
  • Beginner
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This is a women only course which will give you an enjoyable introduction to canoeing. You'll cover everything - from what clothing and equipment to choose right up to basic rescue skills, not to mention plenty of paddling. By the end of the weekend you'll have all of the foundation skills to progress confidently in your new sport.

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The Objectives

You'll be able to handle an open boat competently as part of a tandem team, showing the techniques and navigation skills to facilitate a safe journey.


* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect On day one, you'll have a course introduction and outline, we'll issue your equipment then get straight into learning the foundation strokes. In the evening you'll learn more about equipment for the paddler or develop further skills as appropriate. On day two, you'll have more coaching during a short journey, both solo and tandem. We finish with a course debrief and equipment return.

Experience Required

You should be water confident and able to swim.
What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide

Available Course Dates

Start the booking process by selecting a course date, then adjust your details to suit your requirements.

Course Start Date
Course Start Date
12th May, 2025
2 Days

*If your course is based at Plas Y Brenin, Capel Curig, residential prices include catering from the morning of your course start date and cover the duration of your course, accommodation starts on the night before your course commences to the morning of the last day of your booking.

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