10 events

Mid Wales Whitewater Weekend

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Weekend including Hostel accommodation, breakfasts and Saturday evening meal £88.00
Day Tickets £22 per day
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Staying at YHA Llwyn-y-Celyn we will be paddling the Usk and Wye. This event is a White Water Weekend in the Brecon area of Wales. The paddling opportunities include the Rivers Usk, Wye and Towy. The sections of rivers we use range from grade 2 to grade 3. What we do will depend on water levels, individual experience and weather conditions. 

Jan 25 to 27 2019, 7:00pm - 6:00pm

Introduction to Poling, Sailing & Ropes – 2nd & 3rd February 201

What’s that stuff all about?

Leave the paddle at home for this fully coached weekend! We'll look at simple poling techniques, a variety of sailing options and how to use ropes to help us negotiate obstacles.

Course based in Bala, North Wales. 

Equipment hire available at additional cost and location may change subject to water and weather conditions. 

£85 per person
£95 with Saturday evening meal and camping

Feb 01 to 03 2019, 5:00pm - 4:00pm

Whitewater improvers – 9th & 10th February 2019

A fully coached weekend for those who have paddled a few rivers and want to improve their skills and confidence in the grade 1/2 environment. 

Course based in Llangollen, North Wales. 

Equipment hire available at additional cost and location may change subject to water and weather conditions. 

£85 per person
£95 with Saturday evening meal and camping

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Feb 08 to 10 2019, 5:00pm - 4:00pm

River Dart Whitewater Weekend

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Three days of paddling (Inc Monday) £86 includes “ski chalet style” cottage accommodation.
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Three Breakfasts & Two eveining meals £22
Day tickets also available (see booking form)

This weekend on the Dart Loop is open to OCA members who are:

Competent at paddling grade 2 to 3 white water, either with a coach or as part of a peer group

Feb 15 to 18 2019, 5:00pm - 4:00pm

Leaving Grade 2 behind

How do I make that jump to Grade 3?

In this fully coached weekend, we'll look at a variety of techniques and drills that we can apply within our current comfort zone to dynamise our paddling ready for that next step.

Course based in Llangollen, North Wales. 

Equipment hire available at additional cost and location may change subject to water and weather conditions. 

£85 per person
£95 with Saturday evening meal and camping

Mar 01 to 03 2019, 5:00pm - 4:00pm

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