Seakayaking - First try course

Gräddö, Norrtälje

The course starts at 9.30am Gräddö Bridge and runs until about 12:30 when we are back at kayak center , in the afternoon you will then have access to the kayak and can paddle around surrondings of Gräddö.  During the course, all aspects of Paddle Pass level white will be practiced and if the participant meets all the requirements he/she will obtained Paddle Pass level white .

Course content: The correct sitting position in the kayak , basic knowledge of the kayak , how to handle the kayak on land, in and out , and basic paddling techniques for forward paddling and sweep stroke and rudder function.

Time: 9.30am - 12.30 and time for self- paddling in the afternoon.

Dates:
May:
20th
June:
27th
July:
2th 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, 29th
August:
1th, 8th, 15th, 19th, 22th


This is included

kayak, paddle , spray skirt , life jacket , well-trained instructor.


Own equipment

Clothes to paddle in (normal training clothes works fine, not jeans or cotton) extra base layer if it’s cold, wind/waterproof jacket, at least one complete set spare clothes (packed watertight), swimming clothes, towel, water resistant shoes (preferably some small and handy shoes since it can be tight for your feet in the kayak), sun hat, sunglasses, sun protection, lunch, thermos, water bottle, snacks

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Directions

From Stockholm:
Take the E18 towards Norrtälje. Continue when E18 turns towards Kapellskär. Turn left at when at the Gräddö and Räfsnäs sign. Continue to go straight until you arrive at Gräddö Village, drive past the supermarket and turn right at the boat club. Kajak&Uteliv is suited at the end of the road, at the waterfront.

From Uppsala:
Take the E4 south towards Stockholm. Follow the sign Norrtälje. At takeoff no 184 turn of the E4 onto road 77. Continue driving on road 77 until you reach the E18. Drive on E18 follow he signs towards Kappelskär. Turn left at when at the Gräddö and Räfsnäs sign. Continue to go straight until you arrive at Gräddö Village, drive past the supermarket and turn right at the boat club. Kajak&Uteliv is suited at the end of the road, at the waterfront.

From Arlanda Airport:
Take road 273 from Arlanda. When you get to road 77 tun right on to road 77. Continue driving on road 77 until you reach the E18. Drive on E18 follow he signs towards Kappelskär. Turn left at when at the Gräddö and Räfsnäs sign. Continue to go straight until you arrive at Gräddö Village, drive past the supermarket and turn right at the boat club. Kajak&Uteliv is suited at the end of the road, at the waterfront.