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 now open for applications!

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

Details for Saturday's intro day

We’re aiming to cover the BCU 1 star syllabus by the end of the day. You need to be confident in the water and prepared to get wet, though we’ll try and do that towards the end of the day. Places will be limited as we want to to keep groups small, though we do have a [...]

Introduction to sea kayaking Saturday 25 July

We’re going to run an introduction to sea kayaking day covering the basics and preparing for easy trips. Further details on our facebook page

If you are interested please get in contact.
iainmacbride737@gmail.com

Shetland Canoe Club Forum

Don’t forget that we also have the forum. There are a number of things which may be of interest such as planning club trips, coaching videos and resources, and a for sale page.
http://shetlandcanoeclub.freeforums.net

UKCC Level 1 Training - part one completed, plus Level 2 bits

Mags Duncan and Steve Mackinnon from Nairn provided a great two days taking eight of us us through part one of the syllabus in not the warmest of weather. While they were up they also spent some time with Angus and Catriona working on Level 2 coaching with the help of some keen volunteers, plus [...]

FSRT - 18/04/2015

The second of two Foundation Safety and Rescue Training days had calm weather and reasonably warm conditions, markedly different to the first day! With a bit of theory and risk spotting, the day started off at Bridge End in cool weather and low winds. 

Despite canoes not being the most familiar of crafts folks seemed to [...]