Canoeing Course for Beginners

Canoeing is a great way to explore the beautiful nature and archipelago of Saimaa Join our course to learn the basics skills.

Canoeing is easy and suitable for everyone and it is not overly streneous. Apart from the exercise, you also relax and get away from the hectic schedules. You can relax both your body and mind.

Taking a course is a great way to learn a new sport. It is safe to learn all the basics on our Canoeing course and it is the best way to start progressing as a canoer. We learn about safety, planning  trips and paddling techniques to make your canoeing more enjoyable.

Our group sizes are small and all our instructors are trained professionals.Our course follows the guidelines given by the Finnish Canoeing and Rowing Federation. The aim is to give you the tools to continue canoeing safely by yourself. The duration of the course is 10 hours and it is mostly on the water.

Location:
Goosemeadow, Ylössaarentie 84, 52200 Puumala

Schedule:
15.6 – 16.6.2018
27.7 – 28.7.2018
24.8 – 25.8.2018

Weekend courses : on Friday from 4 pm till 8 pm  and on Saturday from 9 am till 1 pm

Requirements:
This is a beginners course, no previous experience required. The participants must be at least 16 years.

Price includes:
Instruction, kayak, paddle, sprayskirt and PFD. Two hour kayak rental at the paddling center after the course.

Enquiries:
sanna@hanhiniitty.fi / tel +358 50 5487653