top of page
Anna at res.png

Paddle Discover Award

Develop your practical skills as an independent paddler for a fun and safe time on the water.

Cost: £20 for members and £35 for non-members

Duration: half a day

The Discover Award allows you to develop your decision making and practical skills for a fun and safe time on the water, as you become a more skilled and independent paddler. Through this award you will learn how to choose and effectively use equipment, whilst developing an understanding of the factors which affect your paddling.

If you've completed the Paddle Start Award, and the Paddle Safer Award, this will build on your skills and knowledge to help you feel safe, confident and ready to progress to your next awards.

What will I learn?

  • Getting ready and planning ahead

  • Understanding types of water and how to access it

  • Your environment and weather conditions

  • Water etiquette

  • Staying alert and noticing hazards

  • Controlling your craft on the water

What does it cost?

£20 per person for members and £35 per person for non-members

How long will it take?

Half a day

How do I book?

By emailing us at info@birminghamcanoeclub.com

How do I become a member?

Check out the Membership page and download a membership form

bottom of page