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Three Star Touring Assessment

28 October @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Venue/ Title of trip: Three Star Touring Assessment
Date: 28/10/2018
Trip Leader: Claire Hardwick

via tripsplanning@adventuredolphin.co.uk

Activity / Description of the Trip: We will run a four hour touring award assessment.
https://www.britishcanoeing.org.uk/courses/3-star-touring-kayak-canoeWe aim to be on the water at 10am . We will start with a short journey on the river, during which we will run through specific three star skills. During the assessment candidates will be expected to answer some theory questions and demonstrate general knowledge appropriate to the award. Rescues skills will be assessed at the end of the session. Showers and changing are available.
Craft: Kayak (Canoe by request to provider. Please contact us)
Enviroment: sheltered water – River Thames
Type of Paddle: We are likely to be on the water for 2-3 hours. You may want to bring a hot drink and light lunch along with you
Pre-requisites : Please check the syllabus, including pre-requisites.
Who is leading the activities? : Claire Hardwick
Additional Leaders or coaches : Ian Flanders
Maximum number of participants: 8
Minimum number in group: 2
Plan B: The assessment will be cancelled if weather or water conditions become unsuitable. Decisions will be made a few days prior to the assessment.
Meeting Time : 0930
Meeting Location: Adventure Dolphin, Pangbourne
Finish Time : 1400
Transport details: Parking at venue
Potential Cost : FREE to Adventure Dolphin Members, £40 for non AD members. However there is a British Canoeing Course fee which is £5 to BC members and £10 to non BC members.
Equipment needed: This is three star, you should know! Appropriate attire for the activity and weather conditions.
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28 October
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Claire Hardwick


Adventure Dolphin
Reading, Berks RG8 7DA
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