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by Fluidskills.com
Thu Oct 15, 2015 8:09 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: UKCC Level 2 training southwest 7-10 December 2015
Replies: 0
Views: 594

UKCC Level 2 training southwest 7-10 December 2015

http://www.fluidskills.com/images/course_images/ukcc_level_2_train.jpg UKCC Level 2 training at the River Dart country park 7-10 December 2015 £250 The course will be based at the river Dart country park using the classrooms and lake on site as well as off site locations on the tidal sections of th...
by Fluidskills.com
Fri May 15, 2015 7:07 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: WANTED Pyrhana Everest - Devon
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Re: WANTED Pyrhana Everest - Devon

Hi I have one sat in the garden , Everest yellow team colours
£350 , based in newton Abbott
by Fluidskills.com
Fri Jan 16, 2015 7:51 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Sad news. We have lost Andy Hambley
Replies: 2
Views: 1687

Re: Sad news. We have lost Andy Hambley

My heart dropped at the news of the sad passing of Andy, I had the honor of coaching Andy as a student at Duchy College and then to surf on the England team with him as a great friend and team mate. Our thoughts are with Michelle and the fantastic family that have the memory's of a great paddler,hus...
by Fluidskills.com
Thu Aug 14, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Fluidskills winter courses-UKCC and BCU awards
Replies: 0
Views: 481

Fluidskills winter courses-UKCC and BCU awards

http://www.fluidskills.com/images/fluid_skills_about.jpg Headed up by managing director Darren Joy a BCU Level 5 coach. Fluidskills delivers high quality kayak and canoe courses using only recognised and established coaches most suited to the coaching you require. We offer a range of canoe and kaya...
by Fluidskills.com
Wed Feb 26, 2014 9:24 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Level 2 Coach Training Provider WANTED
Replies: 1
Views: 417

Re: Level 2 Coach Training Provider WANTED

Hi Tim

You will need 2 staff members to run this award a director and a tutor and a minimum of 6 to make it run.

where are you based? drop me an email and i will see if i can help or see if i can find someone that can

Many thanks
Darren Joy
darren@fluidskills.com
by Fluidskills.com
Tue Jan 28, 2014 9:38 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Anyone used a Vertical Element touring paddle?
Replies: 10
Views: 1383

Re: Anyone used a Vertical Element touring paddle?

I have been testing and playing with the VE sea and touring blades, I love the adjustable shafts to change the stroke rate and feather, Blade wise I have the full carbons and the shape is the same on the glass blades. perfect power to pull ratio and no flutter that you find on some sea blades when y...
by Fluidskills.com
Thu Nov 14, 2013 11:21 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Dart Access
Replies: 63
Views: 8761

Re: Dart Access

This from the sellers website if any one has £425,000? Salmons Leap, Buckfastleigh Back to search results Salmons Leap, Dart Bridge Road, Buckfastleigh, Devon, United Kingdom, TQ11 0JR Price: £425,000 Land area: 0.54633Ha (1.34998143A) Floor area: 198.00m2 (2,132.00ft2) Tenure: Freehold Contact: Sco...
by Fluidskills.com
Wed Nov 13, 2013 9:36 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Dart Access
Replies: 63
Views: 8761

Re: Dart Access

Hi Pete I bumped into the land owner at the curry house take out on the lower , He was not interested in leasing the land for access but understands the need for the access. His worry was about someone slipping and getting hurt on his land and suing him. I am sure that there is money in the RDT pot ...
by Fluidskills.com
Wed Nov 13, 2013 9:31 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Palm Spark Durability
Replies: 3
Views: 669

Re: Palm Spark Durability

As Simon said the suit has thinner panels but my spark suit is still working after the second season of courses. as long as you know you might get a little leak down the neck or ankles as it is a glide skin neo seal. I love my suit!
by Fluidskills.com
Mon Nov 11, 2013 4:34 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Level 2 session plan
Replies: 6
Views: 708

Re: Level 2 session plan

Hi Mark Have a look here - its only for guidance but you can get the idea of the lay out. Just be aware as of the 1st of Jan the folder will change to a workbook? See here - http://www.canoescotland.org/Portals/0/Coaching/documents/SCA%20Level%202%20Sample%20Portfolio%20V1-1.pdf All the best Darren
by Fluidskills.com
Fri Oct 18, 2013 3:50 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Toilet at New Bridge vandalised again
Replies: 5
Views: 1075

Re: Toilet at New Bridge vandalised again

After a great chat with Teignbridge CC, they have locked the loos for this weekend but the ladies is still open. Please use the ladies if needed but check before you go in. Seams that some young lads in a blue small Ford car wanted to test out how good the fireworks would work in the loo? They will ...
by Fluidskills.com
Wed Sep 25, 2013 12:54 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 4 star open canoe assessment south west £100
Replies: 0
Views: 284

4 star open canoe assessment south west £100

BCU 4 Star open canoe leader assessment 21st -22nd October 2013

All for £100

Based in the south west - a great price assessment with Phil Hadley and Olly Vann

For booking and details http://www.fluidskills.com
by Fluidskills.com
Mon Jul 29, 2013 11:14 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Severaisse Levels?
Replies: 1
Views: 429

Re: Severaisse Levels?

Well levels are dropping here but the heavy rain today in the Erin's has raised a few rivers back up . Hot weather for the rest of the week will keep the melt going. Levels on the drac side are low but some sections work best at that level. The Durance gorge has finished and the upper Ubaye has very...
by Fluidskills.com
Sat Jul 27, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Fluidskills new website and courses
Replies: 1
Views: 875

Re: Fluidskills new website and courses

Fluidskills courses
Want the next stroke?
Progress your coaching?
Up your grade of white water?
Visit our website to find your Next development http://www.fluidskills.com
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by Fluidskills.com
Sat Jun 29, 2013 1:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Shiva large two weeks old - French alps
Replies: 0
Views: 277

Shiva large two weeks old - French alps

I have a large shiva in the French alps for sell - two weeks old in team colours yellow and Jaffa - I have just finished with it on our alpine classics course and do not need it for the rest of our coaching courses. It is in the French alps at our base above the slalom course. 800 Euros if you would...
by Fluidskills.com
Sat Jun 29, 2013 1:24 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Alps conditions
Replies: 76
Views: 15343

Re: Alps conditions

Hi everyone - I am still in the French alps running program's. yesterday our team cut the tree in half on the Gyronde river just below the campsite on a right hand bend - the massive tree is down stream tied up with one of my slings and crabs ( please don't try and take it off as its a very large he...
by Fluidskills.com
Thu Jun 20, 2013 2:35 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Looking for Level 2 Coach Assessment in the SW area asap
Replies: 3
Views: 581

Re: Looking for Level 2 Coach Assessment in the SW area asap

Hi I can do a assessment for you both but would have to be at the start of August

Let me know if that will work for you ?

Thanks Darren
by Fluidskills.com
Tue May 21, 2013 5:28 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Fluidskills new website and courses
Replies: 1
Views: 875

Fluidskills new website and courses

Hi everyone , I am very excited to launch the new website http://www.fluidskills.com today Please have a look and check out the courses and dates we have on offer - remember if you would like your own group course please get I in touch. We are a UK based canoe and kayak coaching company who work all...
by Fluidskills.com
Tue May 07, 2013 4:01 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: New dates for BCU and UKCC courses at Fluid Skills
Replies: 0
Views: 597

New dates for BCU and UKCC courses at Fluid Skills

Welcome to Fluidskills.com. We are a UK based company who work all across the United Kingdom and worldwide. Headed up by managing director Darren Joy BCU Level 5 coach .Fluidskills delivers high quality courses using only recognised and established coaches most suited to the coaching you require. No...
by Fluidskills.com
Mon Mar 18, 2013 4:50 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Snow Pack in Alps
Replies: 10
Views: 1050

Re: Snow Pack in Alps

Have a little look at this from today out with Rob Benton a member of my staff
That lives full time in the French alps http://fluidskillscoaching.blogspot.co. ... o.html?m=1
by Fluidskills.com
Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:03 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Provider Training South West
Replies: 0
Views: 275

Provider Training South West

19th Feb 13 BCU 4 Star provider generic day, River Dart , South West, Booking and price via Canoe England karen.king@canoe-england.org.uk 20th Feb 13 BCU 4 Star provider White water specific day, River Dart , South West Booking and price via Canoe England karen.king@canoe-england.org.uk 21st - 22nd ...
by Fluidskills.com
Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:00 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 2013 Fluidskills courses now up
Replies: 1
Views: 495

Re: 2013 Fluidskills courses now up

7th - 8th February 13 - BCU 4 Star White water Kayak leader Training £160 - River Dart , South west 9th - 10th Feb 13 - BCU WWSR £160 - River Dart , South west 16th-17th and 23rd - 24th March 13 , UKCC Level 2 Coach training course , River Dart , South West http://www.fluidskills.com for booking
by Fluidskills.com
Mon Jan 07, 2013 3:59 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 2013 Fluidskills courses now up
Replies: 1
Views: 495

2013 Fluidskills courses now up

http://www.fluidskills.com/images/Animatedheader.gif As the new year starts Darren Joy from fluid skills has lots of new dates on the website and taking bookings for the coming year from individuals, clubs and outdoor centers for the following: - UKCC level 1-2 Paddle sport coach training and asses...
by Fluidskills.com
Wed Nov 07, 2012 8:15 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: UKCC Level 2 training Decemeber Southwest.
Replies: 0
Views: 284

UKCC Level 2 training Decemeber Southwest.

UKCC Level 2 training boat based award.
River Dart country park -South west - 10th - 13th December 2012
£250
Staff - Darren Joy and Lee Pooley

contact me today for a place or book via the dates page of the website

www.fluidskills.com
by Fluidskills.com
Sun Sep 30, 2012 7:09 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: List of BCU level 1 course providers
Replies: 5
Views: 427

Re: List of BCU level 1 course providers

Hi Simon drop me an email I may be able to help

Darren@fluidskills.com
by Fluidskills.com
Thu Sep 27, 2012 3:52 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Dagger Prophet OC! for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 168

Re: Dagger Prophet OC! for sale

you have PM

cheers Darren
by Fluidskills.com
Thu Sep 27, 2012 3:47 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Alps Trip Advice 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 1054

Re: Alps Trip Advice 2013

Hi Stu , I am very Lucky that Rob Benton from my team and Liz Scott both live in the French Alps full time
If you would like a contact drop me and email

darren@fluidskills.com
by Fluidskills.com
Thu Sep 27, 2012 3:41 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU Foundation safety and rescue course
Replies: 0
Views: 132

BCU Foundation safety and rescue course

14th October 2012

BCU Foundation safety and rescue course - River Dart Country Park

£60 including your certificate fee - equipment provided

For more UKCC courses and BCU courses www.fluidskills.com
by Fluidskills.com
Wed Sep 19, 2012 5:08 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: UKCC Level 1 £150
Replies: 0
Views: 185

UKCC Level 1 £150

The chance of a UKCC Level 1 course for £150 we have spaces on this course and they will fill fast with this price the course will be based in Devon area of Exeter or the River Dart (to be confirmed ) Course Dates - 15th - 18th October 2012 You will need to have a stamped CR form from Canoe England ...
by Fluidskills.com
Thu Aug 16, 2012 1:54 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Rescue awards with Fluidskills
Replies: 0
Views: 149

Rescue awards with Fluidskills

We can Run are the Canoe England safety awards , please get in contact for your own course for your Club or Centre. http://www.fluidskills.com - darren@fluidskills.com - 07946763667 The following dates have spaces 10th September 2012 BCU Foundation safety and rescue course - £60 Exeter , South West ...