Calm

Autumn 2017 - 1 Star / Paddlepower Passport Course - this course in now fully booked.

This course will include all the elements required to get the paddler to PaddlePower Passport / 1 Star level and will take place on the Basingstoke Canal at Odiham and the QMC Swimming Pool in Basingstoke

One Star Kayak  / PaddlePower Passport Training

This course is fully booked. The next 1 Star course will take place in the spring. There is a junior beginners course in on the QMC pool on Wednesdays from 4th October to 8th November. For further information about this course please click here or email hello@badpaddlers.org

 The course will include:

  • Efficient forward and reverse paddling and stopping
  • Basic turns
  • Moving sideways
  • Basic support stroke
  • Ruddering
  • Capsize drill
  • Manual handing

Pre-requisites: None.

Cost: £60 per person

Venues

  • QMC Sports Centre Pool, Cliddesden Road, Basingstoke
  • Basingstoke Canal, Colt Hill Clubhouse, Odiham Wharf 

Dates and Times

  • Wednesday 13th and 20th September  - QMC Sports Centre Pool. 7:30pm – 9pm.
  • Saturday 16th and 30th September - Colt Hill, Odiham 9:30am – 1pm

This course will follow the PaddlePower Passport format. One Star Testing can be arranged for anyone requiring it.

For more information or to reserve a place please contact Janella Mansell on 01256 780334 / 07771622192 at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.