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by ken hughes
Wed May 18, 2016 1:45 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Tees - Abbey Rapids
Replies: 9
Views: 1675

Re: Tees - Abbey Rapids

The payment for the use of Abbey Rapids is a long term agreement between the NE Region and the Landowner and has existed for very many years. It was mainly for Slalom training, but has meant other paddlers have benefited. It allows access to the River-Right bank and car park at the top of the steps....
by ken hughes
Wed Feb 17, 2016 5:26 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 5 Star White Water Kayak, C1 and OC1 May in the warm spring sunshine in Scotland
Replies: 0
Views: 481

5 Star White Water Kayak, C1 and OC1 May in the warm spring sunshine in Scotland

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/e6f06423-5ea7-40e0-a4fa-e4b6ebcc32ac_zps68ccb211.jpg 5 Star White Water Kayak Assessment 5th and 6th May Refresher available 3rd and 4th Want a Training? We can do this on the 3rd and 4th as well. Then stay on to be led on the assessment ...
by ken hughes
Wed Feb 17, 2016 5:19 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Wanted5 Star Assessment WW Kayak
Replies: 2
Views: 549

Re: Wanted5 Star Assessment WW Kayak

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/KHC2014Header01P1050061-v2_zps4ffc6fb6.png 5 Star White Water Kayak Assessment 5th and 6th May Refresher available 3rd and 4th Want a Training? We can do this on the 3rd and 4th as well. Then stay on to be led on the assessment Have a loo...
by ken hughes
Tue Feb 16, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: MWE WHITE WATER and CANOE
Replies: 2
Views: 1256

Re: MWE WHITE WATER and CANOE

April Canoe Assessment still has 2 places.

June Courses still have places.

Best wishes,

Ken
www.kenhughescourses.com
kenhughescourses@aol.com
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by ken hughes
Tue Feb 16, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Lost Canoe Paddles on the Tees
Replies: 1
Views: 926

Lost Canoe Paddles on the Tees

Hi Folks,

2 Canoe Paddles lost on the Tees.

One is a Mitchell River Runner in laminate wood.

One is a fairly new Endless River Phantom with a bit of coloured tape.

Email me kenhughescourses@aol.com or FB Message https://www.facebook.com/kenhughescourses

Cheers,

Ken
by ken hughes
Tue Feb 16, 2016 2:59 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Paddles found on the Tees
Replies: 4
Views: 1160

Re: Paddles found on the Tees

Kayak or canoe?
by ken hughes
Mon Dec 07, 2015 2:06 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 4 Star White Water Kayak and OC1/C1 Training January 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 661

4 Star White Water Kayak and OC1/C1 Training January 2016

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/KHC2014Header01P1050061-v2_zps4ffc6fb6.png 4 Star White Water Kayak and OC1/C1 Training 6th to 8th January 2016 All the details about what to expect from this courses are here: 4 Star Courses-What Can You Expect http://eepurl.com/bHHrEL B...
by ken hughes
Tue Nov 17, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Wanted - Coaching coaching.
Replies: 4
Views: 1118

Re: Wanted - Coaching coaching.

Hi Mike,

I am not within your operating radius, but I am happy to help out and offer some advice.

I am UK Technical Advisor for Canoeing to the Scout Association.

email kenhughescourses@aol.com

Best wishes,

Ken
www.kenhughescourses.com
by ken hughes
Sun Nov 01, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 4 STAR CANOE TRAINING, REFRESHER and ASSESSMENT PROGRAMMES
Replies: 0
Views: 654

4 STAR CANOE TRAINING, REFRESHER and ASSESSMENT PROGRAMMES

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/AWE%20Canoe%20April204/8af30999-b38f-40f8-be7d-b17aa3c54e1c_zpstkxzax0x.jpg 4 Star Canoe Training, Refresher and Assessment Programmes We have one big goal to meet for you; to make you the very best leader and paddler you can be. Others are now o...
by ken hughes
Sun Nov 01, 2015 4:04 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: MWE WHITE WATER and CANOE
Replies: 2
Views: 1256

Re: MWE WHITE WATER and CANOE

MWE Canoe Training 28th and 29th February

Moved to 27th and 28th February

All details above.

Cheers,

Ken
http://www.kenhughescourses.com
by ken hughes
Sat Oct 31, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: White Water Safety and Rescue
Replies: 0
Views: 775

White Water Safety and Rescue

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/collage_zpsc7155d7a.jpg White Water Safety and Rescue 28th and 29th November Based on the Low Force area of the Tees "A superb venue for an excellent course" Email for details: kenhughescourses@aol.com http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/w...
by ken hughes
Sat Oct 31, 2015 9:43 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: WWSR Oct November
Replies: 3
Views: 838

Re: WWSR Oct November

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/collage_zpsc7155d7a.jpg Hi folks, I think I can help you out. I have: WWSR scheduled for 21st and 22nd November. However, we are moving it to 28th and 29th November . There are a couple of places available. The course will run in the Tees...
by ken hughes
Wed Oct 28, 2015 2:35 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 5 STAR CANOE TRAINING, REFRESHER and ASSESSMENT
Replies: 1
Views: 865

Re: 5 STAR CANOE TRAINING, REFRESHER and ASSESSMENT

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/collage_zpsc7155d7a.jpg The Refresher and Assessment scheduled for 19th to 24th January has moved to 9th-13th February to accommodate the candidates, but there are still places available. We are now delighted to be able to offer the follo...
by ken hughes
Wed Oct 07, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 5 STAR CANOE TRAINING, REFRESHER and ASSESSMENT
Replies: 1
Views: 865

5 STAR CANOE TRAINING, REFRESHER and ASSESSMENT

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/collage_zpsc7155d7a.jpg 5 Star Canoe Courses Autumn and Winter 2015/16 5 Star Canoe Training http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/EddyTurnBanner_zpse657a911.jpg 4 Days of great in-depth Training. We prepare you in ...
by ken hughes
Wed Sep 30, 2015 8:43 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: MWE WHITE WATER and CANOE
Replies: 2
Views: 1256

MWE WHITE WATER and CANOE

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/KHC2014Header01P1050061-v2_zps4ffc6fb6.png Moderate Water Endorsement (MWE) Canoe and White Water We would like to extend you a warm welcome to join us for the very best courses that provide the firmest of foundations upon which you will ...
by ken hughes
Tue Sep 08, 2015 7:42 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 5 STAR WHITE WATER KAYAK/OC1 TRAINING AND AWWSR COMBO
Replies: 2
Views: 964

Re: 5 STAR WHITE WATER KAYAK/OC1 TRAINING AND AWWSR COMBO

At a loose end next week? Want to do your AWWSR and 5 Star Training? 17th to 20th September. Come and join us for 4 great days of high quality training in the warm Autumn Scottish sunshine. The candidates already booked are looking forward to getting to grips with the course to progress their paddli...
by ken hughes
Sat Aug 08, 2015 1:17 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 5 STAR WHITE WATER KAYAK/OC1 TRAINING AND AWWSR COMBO
Replies: 2
Views: 964

Re: 5 STAR WHITE WATER KAYAK/OC1 TRAINING AND AWWSR COMBO

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/KHC2014Header01P1050061-v2_zps4ffc6fb6.png Book onto this course and get 2 days of free advanced water coaching on 24th and 25th October. If you have the necessary experience and are keen to get it completed we have the following programm...
by ken hughes
Fri Aug 07, 2015 5:20 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 5 STAR WHITE WATER KAYAK/OC1 TRAINING AND AWWSR COMBO
Replies: 2
Views: 964

5 STAR WHITE WATER KAYAK/OC1 TRAINING AND AWWSR COMBO

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/e6f06423-5ea7-40e0-a4fa-e4b6ebcc32ac_zps68ccb211.jpg 5 Star White Water Kayak/OC1 Training and AWWSR combo We have moved 2 candidates to another course and now have the places available. I have to say, this is pretty rare as they (like th...
by ken hughes
Tue Jun 23, 2015 8:42 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: White Water Safety and Rescue 4th/5th July River Tees
Replies: 0
Views: 676

White Water Safety and Rescue 4th/5th July River Tees

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/collage_zpsc7155d7a.jpg White Water Safety and Rescue Course 4th and 5th July Low Force area of the River Tees; a great venue for this course. http://www.kenhughescourses.com/event/white-water-safety-rescue-7/?instance_id=440 http://i714....
by ken hughes
Fri Jun 05, 2015 2:30 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU MWE and AWE Canoe and White Water Courses-All you need!
Replies: 3
Views: 1429

Re: BCU MWE and AWE Canoe and White Water Courses-All you ne

Still available: MWE White Water Training 23rd and 24th June MWE Canoe Training 25th and 26th June You could put the two courses above together and come for 4 great days. MWE White Water Refresher and Assessment 14th and 15th July MWE Canoe Refresher and Assessment 16th and 17th July Now added: AWE ...
by ken hughes
Fri Jun 05, 2015 2:24 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 Star and White Water Safety and Rescue Courses this summer
Replies: 1
Views: 855

Re: 3 Star and White Water Safety and Rescue Courses this su

Still available:

3 Star White Water Kayak and OC1 2nd and 3rd July (2 places remaining)

WWSR 4th and 5th July (2 places remaining)

3 Star Canoe 6th to 8th July (now extended by a day)

The WWSR and 3 Star would make a great combo.

Cheers,

Ken
http://www.kenhughescourses.com
by ken hughes
Fri Jun 05, 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 Star Canoe-or could be a great skills coaching opportunity
Replies: 6
Views: 1505

Re: 3 Star Canoe-or could be a great skills coaching opportu

We have extended the July course:

6th to 8th July.

Why not make it 5 days of great learning by also doing the WWSR on the 4th and 5th

Cheers,

Ken
by ken hughes
Tue May 12, 2015 6:48 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Free Coaching and Guiding
Replies: 0
Views: 683

Free Coaching and Guiding

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/General/IMG_2425_zpsa33ac250.jpg FREE COACHING and GUIDING Advanced Water Endorsement Training: 15th and 16th May. You need to be able to paddle grade 3 well and we will do all the rest. 5 Star White Water Refresher and Assessment: 17th to 20th M...
by ken hughes
Sat May 09, 2015 11:12 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: White Water 3 Star
Replies: 1
Views: 666

Re: White Water 3 Star

The 3 Star White Water Kayak Award can be assessed by Old Level 3, MWE holders and UKCC Level 3.

All need to be updated.

There is no current process of formal moderation for 3 Star Providers.

Cheers,

Ken
www.kenhughescourses.com
by ken hughes
Sat Apr 11, 2015 3:24 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 Star and White Water Safety and Rescue Courses this summer
Replies: 1
Views: 855

3 Star and White Water Safety and Rescue Courses this summer

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/DSC00920.jpg 3 Star White Water Kayak, OC1, Canoe and White Water Safety and Rescue Courses What about combining your 3 Star with a WWSR ? It makes a lot of sense when you think about it; both courses are a real complement to each other. If this ...
by ken hughes
Sat Apr 11, 2015 2:42 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU MWE and AWE Canoe and White Water Courses-All you need!
Replies: 3
Views: 1429

Re: BCU MWE and AWE Canoe and White Water Courses-All you ne

Hi folks, Dates added due to demand: AWE Canoe Open Water and White Water Training 27th to 31st May . 2 candidates booked, 2 places available. MWE Canoe Refresher and Assessment 18th and 19th July . 2 candidates booked, 2 places available. All contact details above. Best wishes, Ken http://www.kenhu...
by ken hughes
Tue Apr 07, 2015 11:16 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 4 Star Canoe Courses that offer you more...
Replies: 4
Views: 1142

Re: 4 Star Canoe Courses that offer you more...

Hi Folks,

We have just 1 place remaining on the Refresher and Assessment at the end of April.

Cheers,

Ken
by ken hughes
Tue Apr 07, 2015 11:13 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 Star Canoe-or could be a great skills coaching opportunity
Replies: 6
Views: 1505

Re: 3 Star Canoe-or could be a great skills coaching opportu

The courses are booking up, but still have places folks.

Cheers,

Ken
by ken hughes
Tue Apr 07, 2015 11:09 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 5 Star White Water Kayak and OC1 with AWWSR Trg/Assessment
Replies: 1
Views: 816

Re: 5 Star White Water Kayak and OC1 with AWWSR Trg/Assessme

Hi Folks,

The Creeking Course, AWWSR and 5 Star Training 2nd to 7th May are now full.

We do have places for the 5 Star Refresher and/or Assessment 17th to 20th May if you would like to get your 5 Star in the warm spring Scottish sunshine (4 booked, 4 paces available).

Warm wishes,

Ken
by ken hughes
Tue Mar 10, 2015 1:13 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 5 Star White Water Kayak and OC1 with AWWSR Trg/Assessment
Replies: 1
Views: 816

5 Star White Water Kayak and OC1 with AWWSR Trg/Assessment

http://i714.photobucket.com/albums/ww150/kenhughes11/OC1%20May%202014/dfb63e94-6749-4557-91bb-eb20c5d4a315_zpsz2byuzyl.jpg 5 Star White Water Kayak and OC1 5 Star Refresher 30th and 31st May (Full) 5 Star Assessment 1st and 2nd April (Full) Advanced WWSR 4th and 5th May 5 Star Training 6th and 7th ...