Paddling Opportunities 2018

The following weekend development courses are aimed for people who want to get a permit or improve their paddling technique and coaching. Download the course leaflet here.




Sessions for groups

From 4th June until July 9th there will be sessions run each week on Monday evenings at Spade Mill near Longridge

You can book on these sessions by e mailing

The cost per sessions will be £3 pp

Please be aware we can only accommodate 16 young people on the water each session, so it will be first come first served. However, in the interest of fairness you will not be able to block book sessions for the whole 6 weeks!

Training for individuals

Interested in obtaining a permit to take out groups yourself? Then why not sign up to the courses we are running next year on 14th -15th April and 21st – 23rd September

The cost of the coaching each weekend is £30pp

There are also many opportunities to develop your coaching and group management skills by helping out at events throughout the year.

To book your place e mail:


Weekly sail training

These are for Scouts and Explorer Scouts at Fishmoor reservoir, near Blackburn.

Sessions run most Tuesdays between April and October

The sessions at the Fishmoor Sailing centre are suitable for all abilities from beginner to expert.

Groups can book an evening; we can provide sailing for up to ten Scouts or Explorer Scouts on one night.

The cost per session will be £5pp

If you think sailing is the sport for you and wish to sail regularly, please contact us to discuss how we can help.