An Adults’ Beginner and Improver Group paddles every Tuesday.
These are ideal sessions for adults to learn and improve their paddling in a safe environment with our coaches and experienced paddlers. Children can be included if they are paddling with their parent/carer. All the details are the same as the Wednesday children’s course below.
A Children’s Beginner and Improver Course will run on Wednesdays in July and August (exact dates to be confirmed)
These are ideal sessions for children (8+yrs) to learn to paddle in a safe environment with our coaches and experienced paddlers. The children will work towards achieving their Paddlepower Passport Certificate. If parents wish to paddle with their children then they can tag along at the additional family member rate.
Cost: Temporary club membership of £62 per person (additional family members are £47 each)
Time: 6.15pm to 8pm (arrive early to gather kit etc. and be ready to paddle by 6.30pm)
Location: Taunton Canoe Club, Priory Bridge Road (in front of tall Viridor building)
- to wear wetsuit or old clothes (preferably not cotton),
- to wear wetsuit boots or old trainers (not crocs or flipflops)
- bring a towel and change of clothes
All equipment is provided.
As members, you will have other opportunities to paddle. E.g. Coaching and Rolling sessions at the pool for subsidised rate of £6; Winters Farm weekend (TBC) with beginner slalom and polo on the lake; other suitable dates on the calendar for beginner paddling.
Contact us for registration and payment details and any other queries .