Liguria Level 1: Rock Hop & Explore
- 17. – 23. October 2021
- 5 course days
- CHF1090 (excl. accommodation)
The Sea Kayak award is internationally recognised and shows that you are a competent and useful member of a group out on the Sea and an asset to any coach or guide in moderate conditions. At this level the candidate can consider themselves an intermediate sea paddler rather than a beginner or improver with good technical & rescue skills, the ability to roll in calm conditions with a set up, and show good group awareness in conditions up to Beaufort Force 3 Winds and Sea State 3.
With 5 days on the water, we have time to focus on the skills you need to develop to attain the award. We will work on your roll, rescues and all the personal skills needed to paddle safely on the sea and start planning your own journeys with friends. For those not so interested in the award itself, this course is still an excellent training course focusing on skills you might not otherwise look at, adding a new dimension to your paddling.
This is a training course and assessment takes place on an ongoing basis meaning we can pass the award upon seeing all relevant criteria set by British Canoeing. We will work together to provide feedback and an action plan to achieve the award or if successful, to take you further in your paddling.
The British Canoeing qualification system is internationally recognized.
Excluding Accomodation CHF1090
Including 6 nights accommodation
Single Room CHF1540
Double Room CHF1400
including all necessary material, BC Advanced Guide, Performance coach and accommodation
excluding transport costs and meals
Our Coaching Philosophie
Individuelles Seekajak Coaching ist unser Herzensangelegenheit. Wir holen dich dort ab, wo du bist und begleiten dich bei dem, was du erreichen möchtest.
Durch unsere mehrjährige Erfahrung auf dem Meer verstehen wir, was das Seekajak Fahren wirklich ausmacht und sind passioniert, dieses Wissen auf eine möglichst effektive und nachhaltige Art und Weise weiterzugeben.
Lerne Seekajak Basics auf dem See, der sich super eignet um Sicherheit für die ersten eigenen Paddelabenteuer zu gewinnen oder buche einen Finetuning Kurs, der dir wichtiges Werkzeug mitgibt, um auch auf dem Fluss oder sogar auf dem offenen Meer paddeln zu können. Egal, ob kurze Trips auf dem See in deiner Nähe oder Langstrecken und Expeditionen, die Planung von Trips auf dem Meer oder das spielerische Paddeln mit dem Seekajak zwischen Felsen und in den Wellen. Wir begleiten dich dabei!
Alle unsere Coaches “durchpaddelten” mehrere Seekajak – Qualifikationen auf dem Meer und teilen nicht nur die Leidenschaft für den Sport, sondern auch für inspirierendes Coaching. “We make you feel the learning” ist unsere Philosophie.
Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness, Value
As usual, had a great time with Hightide. They never disappoint with their professionalism, responsiveness to the needs of paddlers and they are always good for a laugh. Highly recommended!
Friendly staff, professional attitude
As a complete stranger to kayaking I did not expect this amount of progress I made in the course of a single day, the topics were carefully selected and built on top of each other, the instructor was easy going and relaxed, without making any compromises to safety.
Private Coaching (3 hours)
Excellent coaching session where I quickly enhanced my technique of turning, apprehend safely a rapid u-turn, optimize my move forward and learn how use the minimum of energy. It is exactly the type of coaching session that I was expecting, in order to get more familiar with my boat and the water element. On the top of that, conditions were perfect and the scenery of the lake is simply magical. Highly recommended.
Meet our Coaching Team
Managing Director Operations, Head Coach & Lifeguard
Head Guide, Coach & Lifeguard
Senior Guide, Coach & Lifeguard
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