Teknikk kurs Oct 21-22.

Teknikk kurs Oct 21-22.

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Technique sea kayaking course 21.-22. Oct

Your instructor will be Kjetil

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Aims of Course is to cover

  • Maneuvering a kayak on and off the water

Propulsion Paddling

  • Effective paddling (over longer distances).
  • Edging

Steering Strokes ( forward and back)

Sideways movement strokes (with and without speed)

Brace Strokes

  • Sculling as a brace.
  • Brace stroke (high and low)

Rescue techniques

  • Buddy rescue.
  • Self rescue.
  • Towing.
  • Eskimo rescue.

Rolling

  • Basic concepts of rolling (Does not need to be mastered)

Duration

16 hours

Evaluation- Not a pass or Fail course but critique will be given

Instructors- NPF Veileder Kjetil Nielsen

This is the second level of sea kayaking in the Norwegian Paddling Foundation course ladder. In this 16 hour course you will expand your grasp of basic and intermediate techniques, kayak safety, be introduced to rougher water and touch on towing techniques. Different rescuing techniques are also drilled. We do recommend that you have taken the basic course before embarking on the technique course. The technique course is held out at Sommarøya and overnighting in tents is part of the experience. 

REQUIRED GEAR

Helmet

Towline for kayaking

IF THIS COURSE DOES NOT HAVE ATLEAST 4 PARTICIPANTS IT WILL BE CANCELLED. A FULL REFUND WILL BE GIVEN IF THE COURSE IS CANCELLED.