Sunday, 22 July 2012

Kayak Training For Essex Scout Leaders

Another successful kayak training day delivered to Essex Scout Leaders.  The day was spent exploring how to safely run a kayaking session for Scouts on class “C” water.  Below are some of their comments on the day: -

·         “Good course.  I need to get more Leaders on this course” – Chris, ACC Activities.

·         “This course is a must for all who want to get involved in kayaking” – Mark. Gosfield.

·         Good course content.  Very informative & hands on” – Pete Gosfield.

Friday, 9 March 2012

Coaching Afternoon on the River Chelmer 25th March.

Come and join our coaches for a fun afternoon paddle on the river Chelmer on Sunday 25th March and receive some paddle coaching at the same time.
Plan is to meet at Papermill Lock, Little Baddow at 12 noon.  Directions; grid reference 777090,   (
Bring your own paddling equipment or talk to one of our coaches at the pool session if you require assistance with kit.

Friday, 20 January 2012

SCCoaching BCU 2* Training Days

BCU 2* award training dates: -

Sunday 29th April 2012 - 10am to 4pm
Sunday 27th May 2012 - 10am to 4pm
Saturday 21st July 2012 - 10am to 4pm

Locations to be advised.
Please contact Admin at for further information.

Friday, 13 January 2012

BCU 2* Training Day

BCU 2* training day: -

Where - Papermill Lock, river Chelmer, Essex
When - Saturday 28th January
Time - 10am - 2pm

Please email for details & intention of attending.

Lake District 7th - 8th January 2012

Another successful trip held in the beautiful Lake District over the first weekend of January.  The group ran 2 rivers over the weekend with mixed success.  Saturday saw us descending Troutbeck and Sunday descending the river Kent.

Saturday, 3 December 2011

Dartmoor 9th - 11th December 2011

We'll be on Dartmoor with Southend Canoe Club over this weekend based in Poundsgate and paddling various sections of the river Dart.

SCCoaching Coach Interviewed by Southend Radio 105.1FM

SCCoaching coach Richard Moore interviewed by Southend Radio's Sports Team about Paddlesports on Saturday 3rd December 2011.