BCU Star Awards
Adventure Spirit Kayaking offers training and assessment leading to internationally recognized British Canoe Union 1 Star, 2 Star and 3 Star Awards. We have also worked with world renowned coaches and centers in amazing paddling destinations, so when you’re ready to take your skills beyond 3 Star, we can recommend a premier next level experience for that too.
1 Star Award
(1 Day Training and Assessment $125.00)
The 1 Star Award is for beginners who wish to start right. It is a general paddle sports award and may be taken in any style of kayak or canoe.
2 Star Award
(Minimum1 Day Training and 1 Day Assessment*)
This award is for paddlers who wish to advance beyond the beginner level. The intent is for paddlers to gain a variety of experience in both canoe and kayak with emphasis on fundamentals and boat control.
3 Star Sea Kayak Award
(Minimum 2 Days Training and 1 Day Assessment*)
The 3 Star Award is for Sea Kayakers who wish to paddle as part of a led group in moderate water conditions (Winds to 16 Knots Seas up to 3 feet).
* Paddlers are encouraged to allow ample time for skill development and practice between Training and Assessment.