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Introduction to Sea Kayaking for beginners
Remember when you learned how to ride a bicycle? This is better – so much better: Introduction to Sea Kayaking: (18th & 19th of August) (A beginner friendly Sea Kayaking Weekend) We will be running a weekend on the Jurassic Coast – designed to share the love, joy and passion for kayaking on the sea. Our new partner is located on the South Coast - knows the best places in the area and excels on coaching, training, guiding and having fun in, on and around the sea. Kayaking: It is a perfect opportunity to learn new skills, make friends, connect with a wonderful environment full of life, colours and smells - and develop confidence on the water. The coaches will look after us and will offer tips & advice. All paddling will be suitable for beginners. Accommodation: We will stay at the centre Friday & Saturday nights. Please bring a sleeping bag & matt, a towel and toiletries. Food: There is a kitchen in the centre which we can use and there are pubs and super market within walking distance. So bring food for breakfast and packed lunches for Saturday & Sunday. If you have a flask for tea or soup – bring it along. What to wear: For kayaking bring old trainers or similar that you do not mind getting wet. All other kayaking gear will be provided. Getting to Weymouth: public transport (train & bus), car (secure car park). We are happy to help organising car shares. Booking: Once you sign up, please contact [masked] to pay and confirm your place. Please contact us if you have any questions. Price: The £165 include all your kayaking equipment, coaches and guides, local transport and accommodation. Note: We running a Greenland expedition and won’t be contactable until July. We'll start taking payments from the 15th of July but please sign up any time you like.

Weymouth Outdoor Education Centre

Knightsdale Rd · Weymouth DT4 0HS


What we're about

Explora organises and delivers trips, expeditions, courses and workshops related to kayaking, paddleboarding and hiking. We paddle in several hubs in London, do coastal kayaking breaks in the UK, go on expedition to unspoilt parts of Greece, Patagonia, and Greenland, and deliver training sessions to improve skills in a social and relaxed environement.

Explora is open to all who enjoy spending time in the outdoors with a friendly group. We welcome beginners as much as experienced paddlers. There are activities for all levels and opportunitites for all to progress.

We do a regular paddles in London in a variety of venues during summer which are suited for those looking to kayak for the first time or improving their starter skills. It is a great way to meet new people as we normally stop at a pub on the way or when we get back for a chilled social.

On top of, we have lively group on Facebook and you can follow us on @exploraexped on Twitter and explora_expeditions on Instagram.

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