Avon Scout & Guide Canoe Club is now taking bookings for
evening kayak/canoeing taster sessions for Scout/Guide age upwards;
adult only sessions and BCU Paddle Power Course for Scouts &
Guides aged 10 to 14 years old. Full details and contacts can be
found on the club's website
Evening Sessions (Scout age and above)
Begin at 7.00 pm and end at 9.00 pm or dust in the early and
latter part of the season. The sessions take place at Benjamin
Perry Boathouse, Phoenix Wharf, Off Lower Guinea Street, Bristol,
BS1 6TJ. Changing, showers and toilet facilities are available
plus, options to undertake both or either canoe and kayak sessions
in maximum groups of 8. See the ASAGCC website for
further information, details and directions.
Bookings are being taken through Dave Miles. Don't
forget, you will need to submit an Activity Notification in
accordance with your respective organisation's rules.
Adult Sessions (Free)
We have set aside Mondays 12 May, 9 June and 7 July 2014. This
is for leaders and adults involved in Scouting & Guiding, to
experience kayaking/canoeing without the pressures of looking after
their groups of young people.
So if you wish to sample what you are booking for your
Scouts/Guides or just have a wish to try it, these sessions are for
Bookings are being taken through Dave Miles. You will
also need to submit an ADULT ACTIVITY NOTIFICATION in accordance
with your respective organisation's rules.
BCU Paddle Power Course
This is being offered over the weekend 17/18 May 2014 and is
open to Scouts and Guides between the ages of 10 and 14 years old.
So if you can float for 5 minutes and swim 50 metres in clothes
worn for the activity including a buoyancy aid, would you like to
learn and develop some paddling skills in a fun and exciting
All who complete the course will receive a BCU Paddle Power
Start certificate and work towards the BCU Paddle Power Passport
The course is at Benjamin Perry Boathouse. Changing, showers and
toilet facilities are available plus, the maximum course size is
16. See the ASAGCC website http://asagcc.org.uk
for further information, details and directions.
Bookings and further information from Peter Hart. Plus
you will need to contact your leader to submit an ACTIVITY
NOTIFICATION in accordance with your respective organisation's
rules once bookings are confirmed.