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- 1 day course or 2 half days
- Works on basic boat control and foundation skills
- Price per person
The BCU 1 Star is a perfect introduction to becoming a paddler. Designed as a basic award the 1 Star is only a 6 hour course. This course can be taken is a range of different craft solo and crewed boats, sit-on-tops and competition craft. This course is a fun introduction to the sport and is designed for all ages and abilities.
- Launching and recovering
- Forward paddling over 100m
- Steering and controlling
- Rescue skills
What to bring
- Pack lunch
- Weather appropriate clothing and footwear
- Note pad and pen
Where to go?
Wimbledon Park Watersports Centre, Home Park Road, Wimbledon, SW19 7HX
(Sat nav: SW18 5NW, takes you to McCluskey's newsagents, on the corner of Revelstoke Road and Elsenham Street, just outside the park).
There is a small free car park for use of park users, however it is often congested and we recommend that you get guest to arrive via public transport.
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