Basic Sea Kayak Safety & Boat Handling

This quick basic sea kayak safety and boat handling course is aimed for you, who want to get self-sufficient concerning basic pair rescues, self rescues and basic boat handling. This class or equivalent skills together with previous kayaking experience and navigation skills are considered as minimum criterion for renting sea kayaks without a guide. 
We concentrate on the following during the 3-4hrs class:
  • One self rescue method (getting back into your kayak after a capsize)
  • One pair rescue method (getting a capsized kayaker back into a dry kayak)
  • Forward paddling
  • Basic, proficient maneuvering strokes
  • Basic support brace
  • Wind, waves and hypothermia
If you want to be a proficient paddler in other than the easiest conditions, we ask you to consider our two days basic course.

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Booking and details

  • Location According with your wishes
  • Duration 4hrs
  • Price includes A nice and skilled sea kayak instructor, quality sea kayaking equipment
  • Price 70€ / person ( when booking your own course, minimum price is for 3 persons)
  • What to bring A full change of clothes
  • For who No previous kayaking skills required
  • Group size 3 to 8 persons
  • Languages English, Swedish, Finnish (German, French and Spanish through pre-order)
  • Package Duration On demand | 3-4hrs | 70€ / person

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Aavameri SeaKayaking.fi is a sustainable, high quality sea kayaking activities provider in the Archipelago Sea, south Finland. [Read more...]


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