1-Day Beginners Intro to Sit-In Sea Kayaking in Torquay

1-Day Beginners Intro to Sit-In Sea Kayaking in Torquay

£ 85

Torquay

1-Day Beginners Intro to Sit-In Sea Kayaking in Torquay
Beginner
Lessons & Courses
Minimum age: 14
Torquay
Max. group size: 6
Cancellation: Firm
£ 85

Activity Highlights:

Launch on an exciting journey into the world of sea kayaking with our introduction course. Designed specifically for beginners, this one-day adventure offers a comprehensive introduction to the art of paddling in a sit-in sea kayak.

Key Details

  • Duration: 1 day
  • Location: Oddicombe Beach
  • Age Range: 14 and up
  • Group Size: 1-6 paddlers
  • Prices: 
    1 to 1: £195
    2 to 1: £230 (£115 per person)
    4 to 1: £380 (£95 per person)
    6 to 1: £510 (£85 per person)
    Solo paddler joining a group: £115

Key Skills

  • Efficient forward paddling
  • Maneuvering in tight spaces
  • Ruddering and steering through tight gaps
  • Observing marine wildlife
  • Paddlesport etiquette on the water

What to Expect

This course covers a range of topics essential for beginners, including launching, landing, and carrying your boat, as well as clothing and equipment setup.

Expect a hands-on experience both on land and at sea, culminating in a short journey to apply your newfound skills and potentially encounter local seals and explore fascinating caves.

Location

Our courses take place at Oddicombe Beach, providing the perfect setting for learning and adventure amidst gorgeous coastal scenery.

Prerequisites

No prior kayaking experience is necessary. However, participants must be at least 14 years old. Exceptions may be made for younger teenagers with significant experience or certification.

Why Choose Us

Our courses offer a supportive and personalised learning environment, ensuring participants feel confident and empowered as they develop their sea kayaking skills.

Our centre was established in 2017, with experienced instructors and a focus on safety and enjoyment, our courses provide an unforgettable introduction to the world of sit-in sea kayaking.

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What's Included:

  • All necessary equipment
  • Dry gear (please bring beach clothes or gym/walking gear)
  • Instruction and guidance from experienced professionals

What's Not Included:

  • Old or wet shoes
  • Swimsuit for swimming opportunities
  • Any personal items or snacks you may require

Frequently Asked Questions

No, our introductory course is designed for beginners with no prior experience. Our expert instructors will provide all the necessary guidance.

Wear beach clothes or gym/walking gear under our dry gear. Bring old or wet shoes, a swimsuit, and any personal items or snacks you may need.

Due to the size of our solo touring sea kayaks, we only cater for teenagers from the age of 14 or up on our courses. Unless they have their own boat, some considerable personal experience in moving water or certification.

Younger teenagers who are robust may also be able to attend.

Our stable beginner solo boat max capacity is 130Kg, if you are near or above this please let us know before booking.

If you have any other queries, please contact the Adventuro team via the online chat, they’ll be more than happy to assist!

For groups larger than six people or solo paddlers joining a group, please contact the Adventuro team via the online chat to discuss arrangements. We may be able to customise the experience to meet your group’s needs and preferences.

Once you’ve got the experience of sea kayaking, why not book our next course: 1-Day Improvers Sea Kayaking? 

This focuses on improving your newfound skills and learning some new techniques. From there, you can attend our intermediate kayaking course or our 2-day courses.

For more information, please see our courses at the bottom of this page. 

Extras / Options

Select this option to book a 1-1 course. 

*Not available during school holidays.*

£195

Select this option to book a 2-1 course.

*Not available during school holidays.*

£115pp

Select this option to book a 4-1 course.

£95pp

Select this option to book a 6-1 course.

£85pp

Select this option to book a solo paddler alongside an existing group.

£115

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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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