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Simon Lerpiniere

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  1. SORRY, CANCELLED DUE TO NEW COVID RESTRICTIONS BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 Open to all improver & intermediate paddlers. These trips are not a series, you don't need to have attended the past one. Background: I'm working towards my white water kayak leader assessment having completed my training last year. This session will be a fairly structured run down a local river with the chance to practice skills. 1. Trip type : River 2. Level of ability : Improver, intermediate paddlers welcome. 3. Date : 02/01/2021
  2. From 2nd December. The rule of 6 will once again apply to meeting outdoors - for recreational paddling with friends and family, and for groups of coaching and leader ratios of 1:5. BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 I never do anything of much interest on boxing day, as especially as the boxing day holiday is on the Monday this year, might as well head out for a paddle to work off that Christmas pud! 1. Trip type : River 2. Level of ability : Intermediate 3. Date : 26/12/2020 (yes, I know, boxing day!) 4. Venue : TBC, by
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  4. BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 1. Trip type : River 2. Level of ability : Advanced 3. Date : 01/11/2020 4. Venue : TBC, by Sunday morning 8am. Aiming for Upper Wharfe, Upper Rawthey or similar. 5. Meet location / time : 10.00am 6. Meet to share lifts at : No lift share due to Covid-19. 7. Weather : Due to be a lot of rain this week, so expecting high water. 8. Anything else : Running shuttles with mitigation, so please bring your own face covering or organise your own shuttle. Please make sure you've r
  5. From 2nd December. The rule of 6 will once again apply to meeting outdoors - for recreational paddling with friends and family, and for groups of coaching and leader ratios of 1:5. BE COVID AWARE Official trip Do you know your draw stroke from your stern rudder? Have you perfected your hanging draw ? We fall into the habit of using the stroke that works, without working out why those other strokes don't. We'll look at a variety of strokes on flat water. We'll then take them to a short white water run and see how they feel. If you want to do some reading/watching in advance, ch
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    Can take me off reserve list, now booked on a course.
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    BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Update 04/12/2020: Anglesey Outdoors now has bookings open for February. I'm booked in from Thursday evening (4th) for 4 nights. Feel free to do the same or travel down Friday morning. I will be setting up a WhatsApp group for organising specifics closer to the date. Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 4 days of sea kayaking in Anglesey. There is everything in Anglesey from sheltered bays and mellow coast hugging, to rock hopping and tide races. This is an intermediate level trip, so we will be avoiding the main tide races (Penrhyn Mawr,
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    Hi Duncan, Are you planning to paddle both Saturday and Sunday? Thanks, - Simon
  9. Tentative plan: Lazonby to Wetheral. G2 with a couple of easier G3 features. Armathwaite Weir can be portaged.
  10. BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Background: I'm fairly new to canoeing, but I'm an experienced WW (and sea) kayaker. I will be paddling tandem with my brother in-law (experienced canoeist, but not on WW). We have 4 more spaces available. Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 1. Trip type : River (open boats only please) 2. Level of ability : Improver or better. Suitable for those with moving water experience only. Solo or tandem paddlers. 3. Date : 04/10/2020 4. Venue : TBC (Saturday evening) via WhatsApp group of those attending. Grade 2, we'll portage any
  11. BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 1. Trip type : River 2. Level of ability : Intermediate 3. Date : 13/09/2020 4. Venue : TBC early Sunday morning (by 8am). Will be discussed by WhatsApp group of those attending. Hoping to do the classic section of the Lune, but will depend on water levels. 5. Meet location / time : 10.00am at get-out 6. Meet to share lifts at : No lift share due to Covid-19. 7. Weather : Some rain forecast for Saturday, so we might get lucky. Grade 2/3+. 8. Anything else : Running shuttles
  12. BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Open to all improver & intermediate paddlers. These trips are not a series, you don't need to have attended the past one. Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 Background: I'm working towards my white water kayak leader assessment having completed my training last year. Encouraging members of the group make decisions on the water is a key part to the award. The aim of this session is just working our way down the river. You will be deciding where we stop, whether we should inspect, which channel we should take. It's all part of nat
  13. BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 Open to all improver & intermediate paddlers. These trips are not a series, you don't need to have attended the past one. Background: I'm working towards my white water kayak leader assessment having completed my training last year. Encouraging members of the group make decisions on the water is a key part to the award. The aim of this session is just working our way down the river. You will be deciding where we stop, whether we should inspect, which channel we should take. It's all part of nat
  14. BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 Open to all improver & intermediate paddlers. These trips are not a series, you don't need to have attended the past one. Background: A great way to learn and improve skills is via focused and structured practice. I'm working towards my white water kayak leader assessment having completed my training last year. Including structured and fun sessions on the water is part of the award, but also great for your and my skills too. The aim of this session will be picking, and hitting lines. We will be
  15. BE COVID AWARE PEER trip Organiser : Simon Lerpiniere / 07811144461 Background: A great way to learn and improve skills is via focused and structured practice. I'm working towards my white water kayak leader assessment having completed my training last year. Including structured and fun sessions on the water is part of the award, but also great for your and my skills too. The aim of this session will be picking, and hitting lines. We will be assessing each rapid from the bank, talking about it, choosing a line, trying to hit it, then getting out and trying again. We'll
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