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Basic course in kayaking 3 h


Kuopion Seikkailukeskus Oyinfo@seikkailukeskus.com017-580 8965Company id:1632127-1Merchant terms

If you can't find a suitable time on the calendar, feel free to contact us!

You can find our opening hours here!

The price of the course is 55 € / participant. The course requires a minimum of 4 people to complete!
You can also order the course privately at the following prices:

participants / prices

1 - 220 eur / person

2 - 110 eur / person

3 - 73 eur / person

4 - 55 eur / person

Are you interested in kayaking? Then this course is just right for you! In the basic course of excursion kayaking, we get to know the basics of kayaking.

The basic course is from the Adventure Centre's SUP rental shop from the passenger port to Kallavesi. The instructor is present throughout the trip.

Basic information about kayaking and equipment, their adjustments and selection according to the circumstances
Own clothing and spare clothing for protection from the cold and sun
Equipment: kayak, vests, spraydeck, paddles, floats in kayaks. Comparison and comments.
Skills (depends on kayaking water and equipment)
To kayak and from kayak to dock
Attaching and opening the spraydeck in the kayak
Be able to adjust footrests
How to do a kayak safety check before going out on the water
Learn proper equipment handling, maintenance and good ways to carry a kayak
Good kayaking position, balance and relaxation
Forward kayaking
Backward kayaking
Basic support
Side kayaking in at least one way
Steering and turning the kayak with paddle pulls, using the paddle as a rudder
Going on and off the ferry
Water traffic regulations
We will put the registration conditions and instructions in the subscriber's e-mail.


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