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by Jersey Kayak
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Big Tides Weeks in Jersey 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 115

Big Tides Weeks in Jersey 2020

Over five days we'll kayak on some of the highest (and lowest) tides. Explore a coastline that is never the same as the ocean rises and falls by up to 3 inches per minute. Spend time in tide races, overfalls and rock gardens to tune up your skills as you explore Jersey's fantastic coastline. Fly fro...
by Jersey Kayak
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Intermediate Sea Kayak Courses in Jersey, the Island of the Tides. 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Intermediate Sea Kayak Courses in Jersey, the Island of the Tides. 2020

Jersey Kayak Trail (Intermediate) 5 day courses Intermediate sea kayakers can now experience the superb coastline of jersey – the island of the tides-. Paddle in places that within a few hours become a rocky lunar-like landscape and where no trip is ever the same. Option to add BC awards. Fly from t...
by Jersey Kayak
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Jersey Kayak Trail (advanced) 5 day courses. 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 76

Jersey Kayak Trail (advanced) 5 day courses. 2020

Sea kayak in Jersey. Little island, big tides. Experience the superb coastline of jersey – the island of the tides-. With tides of up to 12m paddle in places that within a few hours become a rocky lunar-like landscape and no trip is ever the same. This course is for the more experienced kayaker who ...
by Jersey Kayak
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea Kayak Leader Training Dates 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 77

Sea Kayak Leader Training Dates 2020

Explore the fantastic coastline of Jersey on our sea kayak leader (old 4-star) training courses with the option to add extra training days. Sea kayaks and paddle kit can be supplied at no extra charge. Fly from UK regional & European airports to get more time on the water. Training courses: April 18...
by Jersey Kayak
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea Kayak Leader (4-Star) Assessment Dates. 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 43

Sea Kayak Leader (4-Star) Assessment Dates. 2020

Explore an island shaped by the sea where some of the most astonishing tides in the world circle the coast. Jersey has tides of up to 12m and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking opportunities. The island is a wonderful location for paddlers wh...
by Jersey Kayak
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Pyrotechnic Flares – past their sell-by date?
Replies: 15
Views: 792

Pyrotechnic Flares – past their sell-by date?

The RYA have just sent this article in their newsletter about the use of Pyrotechnic flares, and the availability of modern technology It is worth reading the article in full. https://www.rya.org.uk/newsevents/e-newsletters/inbrief/Pages/Pyrotechnic-Flares-past-their-sell-by-date-.aspx?utm_campaign=...
by Jersey Kayak
Tue Feb 05, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea Kayak Leader Training Dates
Replies: 0
Views: 334

Sea Kayak Leader Training Dates

Explore the fantastic coastline of Jersey on our sea kayak leader (4-star) training courses. Sea kayaks and paddle kit supplied at no extra charge. Fly from UK regional & European airports to get more time on the water. Training courses: May 18-19   June 29-30  SKL assessment is on July 1,2 October ...
by Jersey Kayak
Tue Feb 05, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BC Sea Kayak Leader (4-Star) Assessment Dates
Replies: 0
Views: 328

BC Sea Kayak Leader (4-Star) Assessment Dates

Explore an island shaped by the sea where some of the most astonishing tides in the world circle the coast. Jersey has tides of up to 12m and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking opportunities. Jersey is a wonderful location for paddlers who wa...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Big Tides Weeks
Replies: 0
Views: 406

Big Tides Weeks

Big Tides Weeks Extra dates have been added for this advanced sea kayak course in Jersey, the island of the 11m tides. Paddle tide streams that flow at more than 5 knots. Challenge yourself in overfalls as the tide ebbs and flows around the coast. Over five days you'll kayak on some of the highest ...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Jun 06, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea Kayak Leader Assessment July 21-22
Replies: 0
Views: 393

Sea Kayak Leader Assessment July 21-22

Sea Kayak Leader (Moderate water/ 4 Star) Assessment dates: July 21-22 Explore the superb coastline of Jersey on your sea kayak leader training and assessment courses. Jersey has tides of up to 12m and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking oppo...
by Jersey Kayak
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Coach Core Training + Sea Kayak Coach (MW) module
Replies: 0
Views: 302

Coach Core Training + Sea Kayak Coach (MW) module

The Coach Award (formerly called the level 2) is for competent paddlers who want to coach sea kayakers. Benefits of the Coach Award: Direct entry to the training course is possible. You can select a specific pathway for training, e.g. Sheltered water kayak coach or, sea kayak coach. Our 4-day course...
by Jersey Kayak
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BC Sea Kayak Leader (4-Star) Training April 14/15
Replies: 0
Views: 252

BC Sea Kayak Leader (4-Star) Training April 14/15

Explore an island shaped by the sea where some of the most astonishing tides in the world circle the coast. Jersey has tides of up to 12m and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking opportunities. Fly from UK and European airports and get more tim...
by Jersey Kayak
Fri Feb 23, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BC Sea Kayak Leader (4-Star) Assessment April 21-22
Replies: 0
Views: 269

BC Sea Kayak Leader (4-Star) Assessment April 21-22

Explore an island shaped by the sea where some of the most astonishing tides in the world circle the coast. Jersey has tides of up to 12m and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking opportunities. Jersey is a wonderful location for the sea kayaker...
by Jersey Kayak
Thu Jan 18, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BC Sea Kayak Leader (4 Star) Training Dates. April 14-15, May 12-13, July 14-15, Sept 15-16
Replies: 0
Views: 291

BC Sea Kayak Leader (4 Star) Training Dates. April 14-15, May 12-13, July 14-15, Sept 15-16

Explore the fantastic coastline of Jersey on our sea kayak leader (4-star) training courses. Sea kayaks and paddle kit supplied at no extra charge. £205 per course. Fly from UK regional & European airports to get more time on the water. Sea kayak Leader training courses: April 14-15 May 12-13 July 1...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Big Tides Advanced Sea Kayaking (5 days)
Replies: 0
Views: 286

Big Tides Advanced Sea Kayaking (5 days)

Sea kayak in Jersey, the island of the 12m tides.   Over five days you'll kayak on some of the highest (and lowest) tides of the year. Explore a coastline that is never the same as the ocean rises and falls by up to 3 inches per minute. Spend time in tide races, overfalls and rock gardens and surf t...
by Jersey Kayak
Tue Apr 04, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BC Sea Kayak Leader (4 Star) Training Dates. April 15/16. July 6/7. July 27/28, Sept 16/17.
Replies: 0
Views: 387

BC Sea Kayak Leader (4 Star) Training Dates. April 15/16. July 6/7. July 27/28, Sept 16/17.

Explore the fantastic coastline of Jersey on our sea kayak leader (4-star) training courses. Add extra training days. Sea kayaks and paddle kit supplied at no extra charge. Fly from UK regional & European airports to get more time on the water. British Canoeing Sea kayak Leader (4 star) Training cou...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Mar 22, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Advanced Sea Kayak Leader (5 Star sea) Training
Replies: 0
Views: 449

Advanced Sea Kayak Leader (5 Star sea) Training

This course is intended for sea kayakers who paddle or lead/guide trips in areas where tide races, headlands, open crossings, swell and challenging coastlines will be encountered. Expect to experience all of this in Jersey, the island of the tides. During training, we will develop both your sea kaya...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: moderate water endorsement sea assessment
Replies: 1
Views: 499

Re: moderate water endorsement sea assessment

We may be running a MWE (Sea) assessment on 20 or 21 July.
Dates and price to be confirmed.
https://www.jerseykayakadventures.co.uk ... k-courses/

Email me if interested: info@jerseykayakadventures.co.uk
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Surfski Courses in Jersey- the island of the tides
Replies: 0
Views: 429

Surfski Courses in Jersey- the island of the tides

Fly through the water and surf down the waves on an Epic surfski. Jersey Kayak Adventures are running introductory surfski courses this summer. 3-day courses, day and half day classes are now listed on our website. Opportunity for down wind paddling, surf and some great coastline to explore. Plus a ...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Feb 15, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 4-Star Sea Kayak Leader Training 7/8 March
Replies: 0
Views: 416

4-Star Sea Kayak Leader Training 7/8 March

BC 4-Star Sea Kayak Leader Training. Jersey has large tides and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking opportunities. This makes the island ideal for the sea kayaker who wants to pack a range of paddling experiences into their 4-star sea kayak l...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Nov 16, 2016 5:18 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: VHF Radio - security?
Replies: 11
Views: 1409

Re: VHF Radio - security?

Even the waterproof units we keep in Overboard bags attached to the PFD via the cord of the Overboard bag. Kept in our PFD pocket. I removed the buckle clip on both our Standard Horizon and Icom units to reduce bulk and reduce the risk of damage to the bags. Some PFD front pockets are a nicer fit fo...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:53 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Moderate Water Endorsement (Sea) Assessment 31 January
Replies: 0
Views: 341

Moderate Water Endorsement (Sea) Assessment 31 January

Moderate Water Endorsement (Sea) Assessment. Assessor: Phil Hadley . January 31 Location : Jersey. This assessment will run. Fly from UK and European airports to get more time on the water. There is a huge range of travel and accommodation options available. Use our sea kayaks and kit at no extra c...
by Jersey Kayak
Sat Nov 12, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 4 Star Sea Kayak Leader Assessment January 28,29
Replies: 0
Views: 303

4 Star Sea Kayak Leader Assessment January 28,29

Explore the varied coastline of Jersey by sea kayak on your 4-star sea kayak leader assessment. Jersey has large tides and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking opportunities. The island ideal for the sea kayaker who wants to pack a range of pad...
by Jersey Kayak
Thu Oct 20, 2016 12:09 am
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: P&H hammer
Replies: 3
Views: 1403

Re: P&H hammer

We have both the Hammer and Jackson Karma RG. In terms of build quality and out-fitting the Karma is way ahead of the Hammer. I find the Hammer is a bit overloaded with hatches and other features that will appeal to the river paddler who is used to seeing such things in a river boat. In part this ma...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed May 25, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 4 Star (Sea) Training June 19/20 & CNTP Navigation Course:18 June. Jersey
Replies: 0
Views: 420

4 Star (Sea) Training June 19/20 & CNTP Navigation Course:18 June. Jersey

Jersey has large tides and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking opportunities. This makes the island ideal for the sea kayaker who wants to pack a range of paddling experiences into the 4 Star training in a range of locations and conditions. Th...
by Jersey Kayak
Thu Mar 24, 2016 11:36 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland
Replies: 8
Views: 1184

Re: Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland

Have a look at this article; http://www.coastaladventures.com/icebergalley.html Scott runs tours into NF http://www.coastaladventures.com/tours.html Drop Scott and Gayle a line as they may be able to help sort something out. Nova Scotia is also pretty good and closer than you think to the UK in flyi...
by Jersey Kayak
Mon Mar 07, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Jersey Kayak Trail June 6-10, July 4-8
Replies: 2
Views: 624

Re: Jersey Kayak Trail June 6-10, July 4-8

Flying is often quicker and cheaper as most regional airports have flights in summer and this makes a short break very feasible. Easyjet go from Gatwick, Luton,South-end, Liverpool for example and there are still some very good deals about at the moment if booked in advance. The cost includes use of...
by Jersey Kayak
Sun Mar 06, 2016 1:45 pm
Forum: Dates and Events
Topic: By Oar & Paddle. Simon Osbourne presents an illustrated talk.18 March. Jersey
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By Oar & Paddle. Simon Osbourne presents an illustrated talk.18 March. Jersey

Sea kayaker, Atlantic rower and ocean adventurer Simon Osbourne presents an illustrated talk UK & Ireland circumnavigation Madagascar  South Korea Atlantic Crossing In 2002 Simon became the youngest person to circumnavigate Great Britain by sea kayak in 112 days. He subsequently completed a solo cir...
by Jersey Kayak
Sun Mar 06, 2016 1:24 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Jersey Kayak Trail June 6-10, July 4-8
Replies: 2
Views: 624

Jersey Kayak Trail June 6-10, July 4-8

Jersey's dramatic coastline of cliffs, caves and secluded bays enables sea kayakers of all abilities to develop their skills and explore. Add a 12m tidal range and you can paddle over places that within a few hours will be dry land. For the more experienced – or those wanting expert coaching – paddl...
by Jersey Kayak
Wed Feb 10, 2016 11:59 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU 4 Star (Sea) Training April 2, 3
Replies: 0
Views: 519

BCU 4 Star (Sea) Training April 2, 3

Jersey has large tides and a coastline ranging from cliffs, surf beaches, caves, rock gardens and offshore sea kayaking opportunities. This makes the island ideal for the sea kayaker who wants to pack a range of paddling experiences into the 4 Star training in a range of locations and conditions. Th...