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by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Mon Mar 14, 2011 3:26 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Which Mid Range Paddle???^
Replies: 21
Views: 5693

Re: Which Mid Range Paddle???

Hiya - I often advise paddlers re paddle choice. More expensive usually means lighter - good if you get shoulder problems. If you paddle with a high angle go for shorter shaft - 210cm. I use Werner Cyprus or Shuna and I have never known anyone to be disappointed after suggesting one of these for the...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Mon Mar 14, 2011 3:19 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Getting (back) into sea kayaking
Replies: 14
Views: 867

Re: Getting (back) into sea kayaking

Hiya - hope you've got back out on the sea by now. If you need any more help we can offer refresher courses (like our one this weekend in North Devon), one to one coaching, or even a luxury holiday in Devon, Lundy Island, West Coast of Scotland or the Isles of Scilly with as much coaching thrown in ...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Mon Mar 14, 2011 3:08 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3star sea training +/- assessment THIS WEEKEND
Replies: 0
Views: 48

3star sea training +/- assessment THIS WEEKEND

Sea Kayaking South West are running a three star sea kayak training weekend this weekend (March 19+20th) with assessment included for those with enough previous experience.
Email info@sksw.co.uk to find out more.
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:06 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Isles of Scilly - luxury sea kayaking holiday
Replies: 5
Views: 375

Isles of Scilly - luxury sea kayaking holiday

Sea Kayaking South West is running a trip to the beautiful Isles of Scilly this May (when the wildlife is at its best). All sea kayaks, equipment and instruction provided by 2 BCU guides/coaches as well as comfortable holiday home accommodation. All levels welcome - from those who have never paddled...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Sat Mar 12, 2011 6:04 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea Kayaking Courses/Trips - Devon
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Sea Kayaking Courses/Trips - Devon

Full range of sea kayaking courses from beginner to advanced. 2 or 5 day courses for the whole year are displayed on our courses calendar or contact us directly if you can't find what you want. BCU 1-4* sea available. Also holidays (including Isles of Scilly, West Scotland, Lundy Island and much of ...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Sat Mar 12, 2011 5:53 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea kayaking B+B Holiday West Scotland
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Re: Sea kayaking B+B Holiday West Scotland

Yep,
We have a high spec. point 65N double sea kayak you can use, but we will take singles for you too. Feel free to email if you want further information
info@sksw.co.uk
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Thu Mar 03, 2011 11:46 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Intro/intermediate sea kayaking courses - March
Replies: 0
Views: 37

Intro/intermediate sea kayaking courses - March

Sea Kayaking South West are running some intromediate and intermediate sea kayaking courses this month. All equipment and boats provided.
March 7-11 (5 day course) and March and 14+15th March (2 day course).
More details on our website http://www.seakayakingsouthwest.co.uk
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Thu Mar 03, 2011 11:39 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Introduction to Sea Kayaking - March
Replies: 0
Views: 28

Introduction to Sea Kayaking - March

Sea Kayaking South West are running introduction to sea kayaking courses March 28+29th and 14+15th March in North Devon. No previous experience needed. All equipment provided.
Check out our website for more details www.seakayakingsouthwest.co.uk
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Thu Mar 03, 2011 11:35 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: North Devon Day Trip - sea kayaking - Sat 12th March
Replies: 0
Views: 66

North Devon Day Trip - sea kayaking - Sat 12th March

Sea Kayaking South West are running a day trip along the spectacular North Devon Coast. No previous experience needed. All boats, equipment and instruction provided. Saturday 12th March
See our website www.seakayakingsouthwest.co.uk
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Thu Mar 03, 2011 11:32 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Lundy Island Holidays
Replies: 1
Views: 124

Lundy Island Holidays

Sea Kayaking South West has a number of sea kayaking holidays on Lundy Island, North Devon. Amazing wildlife and scenery. Some are camping, some in a bunk house/hostel and some in the most luxurious holiday villa on the island. Have a look at our website for more details. Group discounts available. ...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Thu Mar 03, 2011 11:26 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 star se - training and assessment
Replies: 0
Views: 40

3 star se - training and assessment

Sea Kayaking South West are running a 3 star sea training weekend on March 19+20 in North Devon. 3* assessment is included for those with sufficient previous experience. Also a great intromediate course for those not wanting to do the assessment. All equipment can be provided.
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Sat Feb 26, 2011 9:03 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea kayaking B+B Holiday West Scotland
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Re: Sea kayaking B+B Holiday West Scotland

If you have a group of 4 or more please enquire for discounted rate.
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:47 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3* sea training and assessment
Replies: 4
Views: 84

Re: 3* sea training and assessment

Also 3* training on weekend of March 19+20th with assessment included for those with sufficient previous experience.
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Tue Feb 22, 2011 4:12 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3* sea training and assessment
Replies: 4
Views: 84

Re: 3* sea training and assessment

Hiya Dan, Sadly we won't be running any 4* before the one inJuly (too busy playing in Scotland and the Scillies :-) I would recommend Nige Robinson and the Sea Kayak Guides team in Pembroke who we work with a lot.They are running some 4* courses next month. See http://www.seakayakguides.co.uk/conten...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Tue Feb 22, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3* sea training and assessment
Replies: 4
Views: 84

3* sea training and assessment

Rob McIntyre at Sea Kayaking South West is running a 2 day three star training course (also perfect for those wanting an intermediate level sea kayaking course) - on 21 + 22nd March. After the course you will be given individual feedback with things to work on before taking your 3* assessment. For t...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Tue Feb 22, 2011 12:56 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Sea kayaking B+B Holiday West Scotland
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Sea kayaking B+B Holiday West Scotland

Sea Kayaking South West is running a sea kayaking holiday in The Sound of Arisaig, West Scotland 17-24th April 2011. Accommodation in en-suite rooms with a huge breakfast provided each morning at The Glenuig Inn. All boats, equipment and training provided - 2 BCU guides/coaches. All ability levels w...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Mon Feb 14, 2011 10:26 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Introduction to Sea Kayaking
Replies: 0
Views: 45

Introduction to Sea Kayaking

Sea Kayaking South West are doing 2 introduction to sea kayaking courses in March.
March 28+29th and March 12+13th.
No previous experience necessary. All boats and kit provided.

More details on our website www.seakayakingsouthwest.co.uk
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Mon Feb 14, 2011 10:21 am
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Advanced/rough water sea kayaking courses
Replies: 0
Views: 41

Advanced/rough water sea kayaking courses

Feel like you need a paddling refresher after the winter? Maybe you want to improve your sea kayaking skills this year? Do you worry when it gets a bit choppy on the sea? Sea Kayaking South West are holding 2 training weekends in March which may be helpful. March 5-6th = Advanced Sea Kayaking March ...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Sun Feb 13, 2011 1:30 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: 3 star sea - training and assessment
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: 3 star sea - training and assessment

If you have some sea kayaking experience and skills already we can do a one day refresher followed by assessment. Contact us to discuss
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Tue Feb 08, 2011 2:07 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Introduction to Sea kayaking weekend - 12+13th Feb
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Introduction to Sea kayaking weekend - 12+13th Feb

Sea Kayaking South West is running a 2 day introduction to sea kayaking course the weekend 12+13th Feb. No previous sea experience required. During the 2 days the aim will be to cover elements of the 3* Sea syllabus and for those who wish to gain this award an action plan will be given to allow you ...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Tue Feb 08, 2011 9:27 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Sea kayak and full kit
Replies: 10
Views: 1104

Re: Sea kayak and full kit

Hiya - if you end up selling things in lots I would be interested in:
dry trousers,
lendel split paddles,
sea guide to pembroke,
any small dry bags,
open palm mits,
west coast pilot.

Let me know how much you want for them unless they are already sold.

CHeers
Rhoda
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Sun Feb 06, 2011 4:27 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Lundy Island Crossing - North Devon
Replies: 0
Views: 162

Lundy Island Crossing - North Devon

The paddle from the north Devon coast to Lundy Island is a classic sea kayak crossing. On a fine day you can enjoy views of the Devon and Cornwall coast and the coastline of south Devon all the way. You are likely to have close encounters with various wildlife including seals, porpoise, dolphins, au...
by SeaKayakingSouthWest
Sat Feb 05, 2011 5:55 pm
Forum: Courses, Trips and Guiding
Topic: Working Holiday in Greece
Replies: 3
Views: 281

Re: Working Holiday in Greece

Hiya Rod,
Phil says I can't! I'm not allowed to have that much fun :-)
Maybe another time......

I'm having fun here though - see our website http://www.seakayakingsouthwest.co.uk

Cheers
Rhoda