1-Day Advanced Sea Kayaking Course in Torquay

1-Day Advanced Sea Kayaking Course in Torquay

£ 115

Lannacombe Beach, Torquay

1-Day Advanced Sea Kayaking Course in Torquay
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Lessons & Courses
Minimum age: 18
Lannacombe Beach, Torquay
Max. group size: 2
Cancellation: Firm
£ 115

Activity Highlights:

Our advanced sea kayaking course offers seasoned paddlers the opportunity to venture into challenging coastal waters beyond sheltered estuaries and bays. Join us as we explore the dynamic conditions of Lannacombe Beach, utilising its surrounding islands to hone your skills amidst tidal races and overfalls.

Key Details

  • Duration: 1 day
  • Location: Lannacombe Beach
  • Season: October 1st – March 17th
  • Price:
       1 to 1: £195 plus fuel
       2 to 1: £230 (£115 per person) plus fuel
  • Group Size: Maximum 2 people

Key Skills

  • Mastery of trip planning and navigation in advanced conditions
  • Competency in communication methods for safety, including VHF operation
  • Proficiency in capsize and self-rescue techniques
  • Experience paddling in surf, swell, and wind up to force 4
  • Familiarity with skeg usage and assisting in paddler rescues

What to Expect

Prepare to navigate the challenging coastal waters of Lannacombe Beach, where you’ll encounter tidal races and overfalls, providing a perfect environment to refine your advanced kayaking abilities. The day will be filled with practical exercises designed to enhance your skills and confidence in demanding conditions.

Trip planning and navigation are essential when you are paddling in advanced conditions! As is the ability to contact those that need to know. A recommendation is to complete a VHF course alongside this and the BCU Tidal Navigation module.

Location

Our course is based at Lannacombe Beach, providing direct access to the exciting waters surrounding it. Prepare to be engrossed in spectacular coastal scenery as you push your kayaking boundaries in this active environment.

Prerequisites

Participants in our advanced sea kayaking course must be aged 18 or over and possess significant prior kayaking experience. Essential skills include paddling distances ranging from 12 to 16km and a confident understanding of capsize and self-rescue techniques.

Familiarity with paddling in surf, swell, and winds up to force 4 is required, as is proficiency in utilising a skeg and assisting in rescuing other paddlers. 

Why Choose Us

Our advanced sea kayaking course is tailored to experienced paddlers seeking to expand their skills and tackle the challenges of coastal waters. Founded in 2017 with a focus on safety, skill development, and immersive experiences, our knowledgeable instructors will guide you through the intricacies of advanced conditions, ensuring a rewarding and exhilarating journey on the water.

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What's Included:

  • Expert instruction from qualified guides
  • Use of kayaking equipment (kayak, paddle, buoyancy aid)
  • Safety briefing and comprehensive guidance throughout the day

What's Not Included:

  • Personal snacks and drinks
  • Transportation to and from the location

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, participants must have prior kayaking experience, including proficiency in capsize and self-rescue techniques, as well as paddling in surf, swell, and winds up to force 4.

The course is open to adults aged 18 and over who meet the prerequisite experience criteria and are eager to develop their skills in challenging coastal conditions.

We provide kayaks, paddles, and buoyancy aids. However, participants are required to bring personal items such as appropriate clothing, sun protection, water, and snacks for the day.

Safety is our top priority. Our experienced instructors conduct thorough safety briefings, provide guidance throughout the day, and ensure participants are equipped with essential skills for navigating challenging coastal waters.

Both options are available. You can choose to book a private session for one-to-one instruction, or if preferred, you can bring a companion.

Extras / Options

Select this option to book a 1-1 course.

£195 + fuel

Select this option to book 2 people on a 2-1 course.

£115pp + fuel

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  • You can cancel until 48 hours before your booking for a full refund
  • If you cancel after that, you’ll pay 50% up to 24 hours beforehand and the full amount after 24 hours 

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  • You can cancel until 5 days before your booking for a full refund
  • If you cancel after that, you’ll pay 50% up to 48 hours beforehand and the full amount after 48 hours 

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  • To receive a full refund, you must cancel at least 14 days before their booking
  • If you cancel between 7 and 14 days before your booking, you’ll pay 50% of the cost
  • If you cancel less than 7 days before the booking starts, you’ll pay the full amount

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  • To receive a full refund, you must cancel at least 30 days before your booking
  • If you cancel between 7 and 30 days before your booking, you’ll pay 50% of the cost
  • If you cancel less than 7 days before the booking starts, you’ll pay the full amount
  • You can also receive a full refund if you cancel within 48 hours of paying, if the cancellation occurs at least 14 days before the booking starts

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