Winter Freeride/Slalom Coaching Courses

20 November 2007

Get the most out of you and your kit!

Location:
Felixstowe
Dates:
Course 1: Saturday 15th December - Improvers (freeride)
Course 2: Sunday 16th December - Advanced (freeride/slalom)

Cost: £50 per person. - £40 for under 18 years. Maximum - 8 people per course.

Ability: Improvers (approx to RYA 3) / advanced (approx RYA 4/5)
Registration: 9:30am
Start: 10:00am
Lunch: 1pm.
Debrief + Evaluation: 4pm
Finish: 4:30pm.

Improver Course Content:

  • Setting yourself up.
  • Rigging tips and techniques
  • Setting your equipment.
  • Carrying Your Gear the right way.
  • Launching/landing Techniques.
  • Early Planing/Pumping.
  • Waterstarts
  • Smoother, Drier Gybing and Tacking
  • Board Handling skills.
  • Stance improvements.
  • Better Speed

Advanced Course Content:

  • Setting your equipment, the right way.
  • Knowing your kit & what the differences are.
  • Advanced Carrying Techniques.
  • Advanced launching/landing Techniques.
  • Rig Control Exercises.
  • Early Planing/Pumping
  • Board/rig Handling skills
  • Stance improvements.
  • Advanced Transition skills - Gybing & Tacking
  • More Speed

Specific areas can be covered in more details if required to suit individuals needs.

What to bring: your own equipment, warm clothing, a notebook and pen + Packed lunch.

Register by Email: keith@keithatkinson.com. Or Call: 07764 2000 56.