Last weekend was the first assessment our cohort of coaches delivered. Most of the participants had been coached by us this season so it was great to be able to finally offer the assessment ourselves.
|At the marina.|
The breadth of the award is challenging, particularly in our windswept islands where it can be hard to find calm and sheltered places to paddle a canoe, so it is a real achievement to build up skills with a single blade.
|Stern rudder - how close can you go?|
|This is how you do it.|
|Yes, I think that worked well!|
|and... return to the bank.|
As night fell (4.30pm) we completed a long but enjoyable day.
Well done everyone!