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by Howard Jeffs
Sat Dec 07, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Xmas presents for the kayaker in your life!
Replies: 0
Views: 314

Xmas presents for the kayaker in your life!

Lots of present ideas from Expedition Essentials: https://www.howardjeffs.com/expedition-essentials/ Latest additions: New and improved Contact Tow/Paddle Park Deck Bag Read the Water by Nige Robinson Andy Stamp's revised Sea Compendium (formerly The Sea Kayaker's Companion) Have a look! Happy Paddl...
by Howard Jeffs
Sat Dec 07, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Lanzarote Paddling Holiday Feb 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 329

Re: Lanzarote Paddling Holiday Feb 2020

Still 2 places available. No deadline!

Trip confirmed to go ahead!
by Howard Jeffs
Sat Dec 07, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Andy Stamp's New Sea Compendium
Replies: 0
Views: 287

Andy Stamp's New Sea Compendium

Some great news just in from the Howard Jeffs Web Master: The long-awaited Andy Stamp Sea Compendium is ready to buy! A series of animated presentations on sea theory, weather, navigation, buoyage, GPS and so much more. Now split in to 3 Volumes (each one adding to the previous one) to support the 3...
by Howard Jeffs
Tue Nov 19, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Deckbag and a simple BA?
Replies: 18
Views: 2075

Re: Deckbag and a simple BA?

I sell a deckbag here:

https://www.howardjeffs.com/expedition-essentials/

Happy Paddling

Howard
by Howard Jeffs
Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Kayak Repair Kits & other paddling paraphernalia!
Replies: 0
Views: 377

Kayak Repair Kits & other paddling paraphernalia!

Still going strong after all these years! 'Expedition Essentials' kayak repair kits in waterproof packaging and ready to use on or off the water. Other useful bits of kit also available including: Ouch pouch Towline Contact Tow/Paddle Park Storm Cag SKANA Legionnaire style cap Deck Bag Kraken Carabi...
by Howard Jeffs
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Smash 'n' Bash Kayak Repair Courses with BC CPD Credits
Replies: 0
Views: 260

Smash 'n' Bash Kayak Repair Courses with BC CPD Credits

I am pleased and proud to announce that my unique Smash 'n' Bash Kayak repair course now qualifies for 18 months of BC CPD Credits! I can put one on for your club/association or even a group of mates. I often run it over a weekend in conjunction with a Coastal Navigation course (either CN&TP or OWN&...
by Howard Jeffs
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Spring 2020 Sea Kayaking Courses
Replies: 0
Views: 260

Spring 2020 Sea Kayaking Courses

I have a number of courses scheduled for the Spring of 2020: Smash 'n' Bash Kayak repair course (now qualifying for 18 months of BC CPD credits) - 29 March, Gairloch Coastal Navigation & Tidal Planning - 30 March, Gairloch 20 April, Pembroke Handling Surf for Sea Kayakers - 18/19 April, Pembroke Han...
by Howard Jeffs
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Lanzarote Paddling Holiday Feb 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 329

Lanzarote Paddling Holiday Feb 2020

2 spaces remaining for the 2nd week of my Lanzarote paddling holiday 27th Feb to 5th March. £700 payable by 30 November. Includes 7 nights twin share accommodation in a lovely villa with pool and all the trimmings in a quiet residential area of Playa Blanca. 4 days guided paddling with all kit inclu...
by Howard Jeffs
Sat Mar 09, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: SW London courses - CN&TP and Kayak Repair Workshop
Replies: 1
Views: 487

Re: SW London courses - CN&TP and Kayak Repair Workshop

Both courses full and overflowing!
Next CN&TP on Monday 8th April in Pembroke.
by Howard Jeffs
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea Kayak Award/intermediate weekend
Replies: 0
Views: 483

Sea Kayak Award/intermediate weekend

I will be running an intermediate training weekend around the level of the new BC Sea Kayak Award (roughly old style 3*) in Pembroke, on 6/7th April. https://www.britishcanoeing.org.uk/courses/sea-kayak-awards If you pass you can opt for the certificate or not as you wish. For more information and/o...
by Howard Jeffs
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Advanced Sea Kayak Leader Training
Replies: 0
Views: 402

Advanced Sea Kayak Leader Training

A rare opportunity to participate in Advanced Sea Kayak Leader Training (roughly equivalent to old style 5* BC Award). This course will be held in Cornwall on 27/28 April. There may be an OWTP course on 26th April if there is sufficient interest. I will be doing the training and Richard Uren is orga...
by Howard Jeffs
Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: SW London courses - CN&TP and Kayak Repair Workshop
Replies: 1
Views: 487

SW London courses - CN&TP and Kayak Repair Workshop

I will be at: Brentford Boating Arch, Unit 5 Kew Bridge Arches, Strand on the Green, London, W4 3NG on: Saturday 16th March delivering my Smash n Bash Kayak Repair Workshop https://www.howardjeffs.com/paddle-sport/repairs-maintenance/ and on: Sunday 17th March delivering Coastal Navigation & Tidal P...
by Howard Jeffs
Fri Nov 30, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Winter land-based courses for sea kayakers
Replies: 0
Views: 537

Winter land-based courses for sea kayakers

I am running a series of land-based sea kayak related courses throughout January and February 2019. These include both BC Coastal Navigation (x2 dates) and Open Water Navigation courses, my kayak repair workshop (x2 dates), 2 x BC guide modules and the ISKGA Sea survival module. More details here: h...
by Howard Jeffs
Thu Nov 08, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Howard Jeffs' Winter and Spring Courses
Replies: 0
Views: 777

Howard Jeffs' Winter and Spring Courses

https://www.howardjeffs.com/paddle-sport/courses-expeditions-availability/ Land based courses throughout January and February based at Leicester outdoor pursuits centre. Www.lopc.co.uk Navigation, kayak repair, expedition skills.... Spring courses in April based in north Pembrokeshire. New BC person...
by Howard Jeffs
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Introduction To Sea Kayaking 17th and 18th March
Replies: 0
Views: 324

Introduction To Sea Kayaking 17th and 18th March

2 day course covering some sea kayaking theory and basic skills to handle a sea kayak. Good initial preparation before venturing on to the sea. Based at Chiswick Pier canoe club on the tidal Thames. Cost £100 for the weekend (coaching only). 9.30 to 5. Indoor training room. Level 5 sea kayak coach. ...
by Howard Jeffs
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Introduction To Sea Kayaking 17th and 18th March
Replies: 0
Views: 263

Introduction To Sea Kayaking 17th and 18th March

2 day course covering some sea kayaking theory and basic skills to handle a sea kayak. Good initial preparation before venturing on to the sea. Based at Chiswick Pier canoe club on the tidal Thames. Cost £100 for the weekend (coaching only). 9.30 to 5. Indoor training room. Level 5 sea kayak coach. ...
by Howard Jeffs
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Introduction To Sea Kayaking
Replies: 0
Views: 313

Introduction To Sea Kayaking

17th and 18th March at Chiswick Pier Canoe Club on the mighty tidal Thames! Weekend course covering the basic theory and practical paddling skills required before going on to the sea. Ideal for anyone wanting to venture into, or at the early stages of, sea kayaking or planning to go on a trip. £100 ...
by Howard Jeffs
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3* sea kayak theory and introduction to sea kayaking
Replies: 5
Views: 632

Re: 3* sea kayak theory and introduction to sea kayaking

Sorry. This one cancelled. Rescheduled for March.
by Howard Jeffs
Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3* sea kayak theory and introduction to sea kayaking
Replies: 5
Views: 632

3* sea kayak theory and introduction to sea kayaking

When: 13th (theory, classroom based) and 14th January (practical, river) 2018
Duration: 9:30 til 17:00
Where: CPCC Chiswick Pier London
Price: £55 per day or £100 for both days
Info and booking: Djeasterbrook@gmail.com
Coach: Howard Jeffs
by Howard Jeffs
Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:33 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Kayak and canoe repair clinic "smash n bash"
Replies: 0
Views: 274

Kayak and canoe repair clinic "smash n bash"

When: 27th January 2018
Duration: 9:30 til 17:00
Where: THCC Shadwell Basin London
Price: £75
Info and booking: Info@howardjeffs.com
by Howard Jeffs
Sun Dec 31, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BC sea leader navigation course
Replies: 0
Views: 255

BC sea leader navigation course

When: 28th January 2018
Duration: 9:30 til 17:00
Where: THCC Shadwell Basin London
Price: £75 (includes free Skana)
Info and booking: Info@howardjeffs.com
by Howard Jeffs
Tue Jan 10, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BC Navigation Courses & Kayak Repair Workshops
Replies: 0
Views: 496

BC Navigation Courses & Kayak Repair Workshops

Coastal Navigation & Tidal planning Sunday 26th February 2017 Stoke Newington West Reservoir Centre Green lanes London N42HA Coastal Navigation & Tidal planning Saturday 25th March 2017 Open Water Navigation & Tidal planning Sunday 26th March 2017 Edge Paddling Unit 5 Kew Bridge Arches, Strand-On-T...
by Howard Jeffs
Fri Dec 16, 2016 5:12 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Sea Kayak Navigation Aid
Replies: 0
Views: 506

Sea Kayak Navigation Aid

Check out the new, updated Sea Kayak Navigation Aid, and the new Pocket version.
Along with a host of other goodies! Ideal Christmas Gifts!

http://www.howardjeffs.com/sea-kayak-navigation-aid-2/
by Howard Jeffs
Tue Dec 08, 2015 7:01 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: B.C. Coastal & Open Water Navigation/Kayak Repair Course
Replies: 0
Views: 666

B.C. Coastal & Open Water Navigation/Kayak Repair Course

“Smash & Bash” Kayak Repair Workshop Saturday 9th January 2016 Shadwell Basin O.E.C. London 09.00 to 17.00 £65.00 Coastal Navigation & Tidal Planning Sunday 10th January 2016 Shadwell Basin O.E.C. London 09.00 to 17.00 £65.00 or £120.00 for both days. Coastal Navigation & Tidal Planning Saturday 23r...
by Howard Jeffs
Tue Dec 09, 2014 2:21 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: BCU Navigation Courses “Smash & Bash” K
Replies: 1
Views: 564

BCU Navigation Courses “Smash & Bash” K

BCU Coastal & Open Water Navigation Courses “Smash & Bash” Kayak Repair Workshops Coastal Navigation Sat 10th Jan Shadwell Basin OC, London “Smash & Bash” Kayak Repair Course Sun 11th Jan Shadwell Basin OC, London Coastal Navigation Sat 24th Jan Seapoint Centre, Folkestone Open Water Navigation Sun...
by Howard Jeffs
Thu Feb 20, 2014 1:31 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Storm Cag
Replies: 24
Views: 4954

Re: Storm Cag

Hi Guys
Just had made exactly what you are looking for!
Check out www.howardjeffs.com in a few days (once I have finished the info sheet & uploaded it) or email me at h.n.jeffs@btinternet and I will send some info through. Cheers Howard.
by Howard Jeffs
Wed Jan 22, 2014 4:47 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Sea Kayak Navigation Aid
Replies: 0
Views: 372

Sea Kayak Navigation Aid

If you are just getting to grasp with the concept and techniques of navigating from your sea kayak, then this short video clip may provide you with some help?

by Howard Jeffs
Wed Jan 22, 2014 4:42 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Plastic Boat Repairs
Replies: 0
Views: 360

Plastic Boat Repairs

Although primarily aimed at sea kayakers, this short video clip will be of use to White Water paddlers as well as Open Boaters who might be faced with the prospect of serious boat repair on the riverbank?

by Howard Jeffs
Wed Jan 22, 2014 4:35 pm
Forum: Products and Media
Topic: Sea Kayak Repairs
Replies: 0
Views: 321

Sea Kayak Repairs

A series of four short video clips on how to repair your sea kayak while afloat, or once you get back to shore.

http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC93DaoO76T2M8tthQBkDB3g