Christmas Meal and farewell to Gerald

We’re having a combined Christmas meal and a get together to bid farewell to Gerald as he’s leaving Shetland. It’s going to be at the Gurkha Kitchen on 9th December, contact Janet Laing at aurora121therapy@gmail.com if you’re interested.

Symposium Coaches update

We’re delighted to announce that our great lineup of  symposium coaches of Kim Bull, Kate Duffus, Pat Murray, Bonnie Perry, Mike McClure, Catriona Nicol and Angus Nicol are going to be joined by Andrew Barras and Matt Haydock! Happy days.

Don’t forget – If you want to be added to the waiting list, email shetlandsymposium2018@yahoo.com

Symposium update

We’ll, it’s one week after opening and we’re fully booked! Please email shetlandsymposium2018@yahoo.com to be added to the waiting list

Thursday Pool session

We had a good start to our pool sessions with 12 club members, 5 non-club members and 4 coaches making good use of the pool. Next session is this Thursday, 26 October.

Pool sessions start this Thursday

Don’t forget that the first of five pool session is on Thursday. Exclusive use of the whole pool, coaches on hand to help you with whatever skill you’re wanting to practice, open to non-members who’d like to try it in a pool before committing to the course next year. Pay on the door £5 adult [...]

Symposium now open for applications!

That’s right, we’re now officially open for applications. see the symposium page for details

2018 Symposium applications open Sunday!

Check out the symposium tab at the top of the home page for details and forms

Pool Sessions

Pool sessions for the winter season start on Thursday 19th October at 8pm. The sessions will run for five weeks, the final night on 16th November 2017.

Again we have exclusive use of the whole pool area, this will allow us to bring in more sea kayaks and possibly canoes.

The extra space will let you to [...]

Moderate Water Endorsement Coach Training

Monday and Tuesday were the two days for BCU Level 2 Coaches Rosalind Nicol and Rachel Shuchsmith to start the process towards the Moderate Water Endorsement under the watchful eye of Kim Bull.  Monday morning saw a recap of the underpinnings for level 2 coaching, but they were soon out on the water exploring paddler [...]

2017 trips

Email has gone out to members about trips. Please get in touch with Craig Lobban if you haven’t received so he can sort membership details. Iain MacBride is club trip organiser this year and is looking to get things organised as much as possible. Check facebook and the forum for more information