Techniques and Other Tips

Here’s a wee video to give you some paddle machine technique inspiration

Technique Tips 1

And here’s a technical diagram to help you too……


thanks to Sean Redmond

A video to introduce you to the why, where, when of draw strokes. Practice, practice, practice will make perfect!

Rescue Training for Parents

Here’s a summary of the rescue training co-ordinated for our Lightning paddlers’ parents – a very useful session by all accounts!

Boat Emptying Demo

How to empty your kayak single-handedly in the event that you capsize on the canal

How to get back in your boat!

And once your boat is emptied, here is a lovely demo of how your friends can help you get back into your boat again!
Well done team!