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2016 Europe and UK Tour
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italy canoe Italy - dates and locations
March 24 - 30 - Becky & Reid near Rome

Event: March 26 & 27 & 28 Easter paddling event organized by
AICAN
(Associazione Italiana Canoa Canadese).

Event Location:
at
Il Casale di Martignano , Lake of Martignano

Accommodation:
B&B, hotel, camper and tenting available.

Schedule of events:
Becky and Reid teach their lessons and present their slideshow. Also on site throughout the weekend there will be guided canoe and walking tours in nature, test drive different canoes and paddles with experienced canoeists, canoe building demos and canoe video screenings. Childcare available.
slovenia canoe Slovenia - dates and locations
March 30 - April 4 Becky & Reid near Brežice.

Event: April 1 & 2 & 3
event 

Event Location:
at Brežice

Accommodation:
book your hostel or restaurant and pension ''Les'' or apartment ''Gasa'' and tenting is also available.
  • Lesson Descriptions:
  • Classic BASIC SOLO, Classic ADVANCED SOLO, Essential Classic Tandem SKILLS
    Classic Tandem MANOEUVRES
    Lesson times to be announced.

    Slideshow
    Description:
    Friday evening -
    "Wilderness In My Veins" by Becky and Reid at the youth club next door to the hostel.
    Fee & time: to be announced
austria canoe Austria - dates and locations
April 4 - 8:
Reid and Becky are near Faaker See.

Event:
April 5 & 6 paddling Faaker See event.

Accommodation:
Tenting and Caravan –
Camping Anderwald or Guesthouse with good local food.
Scotland - dates and locations
April 8 - 12 - Reid and Becky in Lochwinnoch.

Event:
April 9 & 10 paddling Castle Semple Locht event
Ireland - dates and locations
April 14 -18 -
Reid and Becky in Tullamore.

Event:
April 15 -17
paddling Lough Ennel event

Accommodation: Tenting accommodation available.
  • Lesson Descriptions:
  • Classic BASIC SOLO, Classic ADVANCED SOLO, Essential Classic Tandem SKILLS
    Classic Tandem MANOEUVRES
    Lesson times to be announced.

    Slideshow Description:
    Saturday evening -
    "Wilderness In My Veins" by Becky and Reid at Lough Ennel.
    Fee & time: to be announced.

Sweden - dates and locations
April 19 - 24 Reid and Becky in Stockholm.

Event:
April 23 & 24
paddling Stockholm event
  • Lesson Descriptions:
  • Classic BASIC SOLO, Classic ADVANCED SOLO, Essential Classic Tandem SKILLS
    Classic Tandem MANOEUVRES
    Lesson times to be announced.

    Slideshow Description:
    Evening -
    "Wilderness In My Veins" by Becky and Reid.
    Date & time & location & fee: to be announced.

    For more information or to express your intent to sign up for Saturday or Sunday lessons contact
    Curt
England - dates and locations
April 29 - May 2 Reid and Becky in Herefordshire

Event: Canoefest organized by the Open Canoe Association

Event Location:
Ross Rowing Club, Herefordshire
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    LESSON DESCRIPTIONS taught by Becky and Reid
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  • Classic BASIC SOLO
    Learn the BASIC SOLO skills that will enable you to put your canoe exactly where you want it to go. Skills covered: forward and back paddling, pivots, sideslips and controlled stopping.
    2 hrs, max 8 students

    Essential Classic Tandem SKILLS
    Learn the essential SKILLS of efficient tandem canoeing using MITH and communication. Learn strokes, paddle both bow and stern, use a blindfold and try an obstacle course in these on-water and dry-land team building activities.
    2  1/2 hrs, max 16 students

    Classic Tandem MANOEUVRES
    Apply your essential strokes, sync-up and paddle as a team doing MANOEUVRES under power. Learn how to control your canoe with precision using on-water games, drills and Becky's unique "Match It" cards.
    2  1/2 hrs, max 16 students

    Classic Advanced SOLO STROKES
    The aim is to make your SOLO STROKES the most efficient they can be using momentum, tilt and efficient paddle angle and placement. Content covered: A selection of advanced strokes like the Canadian, Indian, Box, Bow Jam & Cut, Circle, Low Brace Turn, Sculling Draw and other strokes upon request.
    2 hrs, max 8 students

    Classic Whitewater with MITH tandem. 
    Learn the finer points of efficient tandem canoeing skills and manoeuvres. Ferries, eddy turns, airplane turns and surfing improvement in no time!
    Approximately ˝ day instruction at one teaching location. max 12 students.