Come and join us on the water this Summer!
1.5 hour Kayak Taster Session
Location: Brownhills Canoe Centre, Silver Street, Brownhills
Have you ever tried kayaking? Well it doesn’t matter if you have or not!
The focus of this session is to get people out on the water, we will teach you the basics and will help you have fun on the water – not only developing a new skill but also looking at water safety and other skills.
No previous experience is necessary
You don’t need to know how to swim (just let us know)
You will learn a lot of new skills
Ages FOR KAYAKING
8 – 16
Maximum group size
No experience is needed, just an enthusiasm to try something new!
Learn to paddle forwards.
Find out how to steer.
Develop the beginnings in water confidence.
It is not necessary for parents to stay with their child.
We use games and fun skill based sessions to improve participants kayaking skills.
What to wear
Suitable clothing to get wet including footwear – we recommend an old pair of trainers. Please do not wear any denim or cotton based clothing. Also, bring a change of clothes along with a towel.
After getting the hang of kayaking you might like to do it more regularly and our friends at Royal Sutton Coldfield Canoe Club will be able to help with that – they meet weekly at Brownhills Canoe Centre to train youngsters and adults