2019 Learn to Kayak – Taster Sessions – 90 minute

From: £10.00

Learn to Kayak at Edgbaston Reservoir on our Kayak Taster Session.

No experience is necessary.

Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult on our Taster Sessions


Learn to Kayak  (8+)
Location: Edgbaston Reservoir, Birmingham

Have you ever tried kayaking? Perhaps just had a quick taster?

Our sessions are designed to give you the very best beginning to a sport passion that could last a lifetime. Our highly experienced and qualified staff will take you right from the beginning and show you the basics. Our 90 minute Taster sessions are a great way to just get an idea of what it’s like to kayak.


TASTER Courses – 90 minutes introduction on Edgbaston Reservoir

  • Introduction by Instructor
  • Briefing on dry land on how to paddle
  • Lots on time on the water
  • FUN activities to help you apply the new 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

Minimum age FOR KAYAKING


Maximum group size


Instructor ratio


Previous experience

No experience is needed, just an enthusiasm to try something new!

Learning outcomes
  • Learn to paddle forwards and backwards.
  • Find out how to steer and control the boat.
  • Develop the beginnings in water confidence.
  • Discover the differences between canoeing and kayaking and how they relate to each other.

COURSE structure

Kayak Taster Sessions run for 90 minutes

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.
2019 Learn to Kayak – Taster Sessions – 90 minute

As a not for profit organisation we are constantly looking for opportunities to extend the work we deliver and increase the opportunities we offer for all to take part. If your organisation is interested in assisting with our funding please get in touch info@b-row.co.uk or call Keith on 07940235645

Similarly, we are always looking at how everyone can take part- if you are experiencing financial hardship or have a low income there may be ways in which we can assist. Please send an email to funding-request@b-row.co.uk  and we will look at what opportunities there are to assist with course fees.


There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.