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by Matt Cooke
Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Very sad news
Replies: 10
Views: 2360

Re: Very sad news

There were many small groups that happened to be getting on at the same time. I was paddling with Daz that day and the Bangor boys came as an individual group like many others did for a leisurely blast down. At a guess, there were over ten professional padders and guides present and everyone did the...
by Matt Cooke
Tue Sep 25, 2012 12:01 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Nepal rafting / kayaking training expedition
Replies: 0
Views: 231

Nepal rafting / kayaking training expedition

Hello everybody. Every year I run a rafting and kayaking training expedition to Nepal lasting 2 weeks in partnership with Whitewater Adventures Nepal. Many people run trips but this one is slightly different. Students have the opportunity to lead all aspects of the trip having use of paddle rafts, o...
by Matt Cooke
Mon Jun 11, 2012 2:08 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Guide and Kayak training expedition, Nepal Oct 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 236

Guide and Kayak training expedition, Nepal Oct 2012

Hi all. Im running another river expedition to Nepal as part of a continuing raft guide and kayak development trip to get you all up to speed on running a trip on multiple rivers. There are paddle rafts, oar boat and a selection of kayaks. There is two weeks on 3 rivers from the 1st of oct -14th or ...
by Matt Cooke
Tue Feb 14, 2012 3:27 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Kayak Freestyle Camp Ottawa Aug 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 167

Kayak Freestyle Camp Ottawa Aug 2012

Hi everybody. Endless Summers ( Matt Cooke UK ) and Riverplay.ca ( Tyler Curtis CA ) and joining forces again this Summer to host another Big Wave Freestyle Camp on the Ottawa River in Canada. The camp will last around 12days at the beginning of August and will cover all aspects from the lifestyle o...
by Matt Cooke
Tue Jan 31, 2012 5:31 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: LEVEL 1 RAFT GUIDE COURSE AT LEE VALLEY
Replies: 0
Views: 147

LEVEL 1 RAFT GUIDE COURSE AT LEE VALLEY

Hi all, there is a L1 raft guide course that Matt Blue is running at Lee valley White Water Centre on the 2nd - 4th of March this year. There are plenty of spaces available, so if your keen to become a raft guide, here is the perfect chance to get the ball rolling. If you are interested, ring the ce...
by Matt Cooke
Sat Jan 14, 2012 4:56 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Kayaking trips in North Wales 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 156

Kayaking trips in North Wales 2012

Endless Summers Kayak School 2012 Calling all Canoe Clubs !!! For those wishing to make the absolute most of their individual or group kayaking experiences this year, Endless Summers Kayak School is offering a multitude of packages to suit. From mid-April we will be based on the banks of the river T...
by Matt Cooke
Sat Jan 24, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Freestyle Kayak Summer Camp 09
Replies: 0
Views: 147

Freestyle Kayak Summer Camp 09

<r>Endless Summer camps are back for Summer 09. This year the camp will be in Norway for 10 days in the Summer Holidays. Coached by Myself, Mariann Saether + Tyler Curtis. The camp will cover extensive freestyle training along with dietary education, film + photo guidance. The camps also provides an...
by Matt Cooke
Wed Oct 22, 2008 5:33 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Freestyle kayaking
Replies: 0
Views: 252

Freestyle kayaking

<r>There is a bit of water around in Wales, just enough for some freestyle work. If anyone is around N.Wales this weekend and would like to join our freestyle sessions it will be 100 for the weekend with photos, weekend movie & 4 coaching sessions over multiple locations. The groups will be smal...
by Matt Cooke
Fri Oct 03, 2008 12:08 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Kayak school / Creeking
Replies: 0
Views: 350

Kayak school / Creeking

<r>mattcookekayak.com<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Each weekend in Oct + Nov, I will taking paddlers out around North Wales, introducing them to some World Class creek runs in the Snowdonia region. The weekends are aimed at people who have been at one spot for a while + are looking for more challenging ru...
by Matt Cooke
Mon Aug 25, 2008 12:09 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: What do you want????
Replies: 0
Views: 414

What do you want????

<r>For three weekends in Sep starting with the 13/14th. I will be hosting a mini camp for those who wish to improve their current ability + knowlage level of the sport of kayaking. We will be focusing mainly on freestyle + creeking. Based in Bala, the accomodation will either be tents or backpackers...
by Matt Cooke
Mon May 12, 2008 10:13 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Saether / Curtis + Cookie, big wave course! u keen? read on!
Replies: 0
Views: 409

Saether / Curtis + Cookie, big wave course! u keen? read on!

<r>This Summer, there will be an oportunity for some of you to gain a place on Big Wave Summer Camp on the Ottawa river in Canada. The course will be ran by Cookie in the UK dealing with info + Logistics. Marrianne Saether + Tyler Curtis accomodating us next to Bus easter and all of us coaching, coo...
by Matt Cooke
Mon May 05, 2008 3:16 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Junior Big Wave Summer kayak Camp 08
Replies: 0
Views: 422

Junior Big Wave Summer kayak Camp 08

<r>For 10 days in August we are running a 10day big wave freestyle course on the Ottawa river in Canada. The course will be run by Matt Cooke, Tyler Curtis + Marian Seather. The course will take you into the world of a pro kayaker + you will learn about diet, rules, media, cooking and of course how ...
by Matt Cooke
Mon Jan 28, 2008 12:54 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Robson cranks for sale!!
Replies: 1
Views: 396

Robson cranks for sale!!

<r>Robson Green flame cranks for sale!<br/> <br/> email <EMAIL email="catmooke@hotmail.com">catmooke@hotmail.com</EMAIL> or ring 07979913161.<br/> <br/> Used once.<br/> <br/> £100.<br/> <br/> length - 195<br/> <br/> feather - 45<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> + various cagdeck combo's, short + long - £60 ea...
by Matt Cooke
Sun Jan 20, 2008 5:55 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Uganda Freestyle / Lifestyle get away!
Replies: 0
Views: 395

Uganda Freestyle / Lifestyle get away!

<r>If anyone is wondering what to do for the Easter Holidays and have always wondered what it would be like to Paddle on the White Nile with some of the Worlds best kayakers, soaking up local traditions + cultures in the most beautiful kayaking locations.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> matt cooke kayak + ka...
by Matt Cooke
Wed Nov 14, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Weekend in Wales.
Replies: 0
Views: 518

Weekend in Wales.

<r>Hello everybody! As you all know and even if you diddnt, Llangollen is the location for the dee tour this weekend from fri - sun. There will be parties on fri and sat night at the river legacy location on the banks of the dee, down stream of Town.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> The river level is quite l...
by Matt Cooke
Wed Nov 14, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Weekend in Wales.
Replies: 0
Views: 457

Weekend in Wales.

<r>Hello everybody! As you all know and even if you diddnt, Llangollen is the location for the dee tour this weekend from fri - sun. There will be parties on fri and sat night at the river legacy location on the banks of the dee, down stream of Town.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> The river level is quite l...
by Matt Cooke
Mon Nov 05, 2007 2:36 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: mattcookekayak.com - creekschool
Replies: 0
Views: 592

mattcookekayak.com - creekschool

Over the weekend, we had a group out creeking nr Betws-y-Coed... We used a few different locations and the weather was perfect!!! The weekend went really well and everyone had a blast... All the info from the weekend is going up on the website today and the next class will be this coming weekend 10t...
by Matt Cooke
Tue Oct 09, 2007 12:20 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: mattcookekayak.com, north wales creeking weekends
Replies: 3
Views: 936

mattcookekayak.com, north wales creeking weekends

MattCookeKayak + Lets Go Adventure, bring you great oportunities to explore new skills and techniques of white water kayaking in the beautiful + clasic landscape of North Wales. The philosophy behind the weekends is a relaxed paddling enviroment experiencing new rivers and taking the techniques lear...