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Canoefest 2015 Pricing

Canoefest 2015 aims to tread a fine line.  Past, present and prospective members have hugely diverse aspirations and expectations.  Some would like to bring family and join friends for a relaxed few days… but at the other extreme, we’ve calls for intensive programmes of first rate, highly original workshops in the manner of a symposium. For […]

Micro-Adventure Challenge

If your canoeing is about tripping and journeying then our CanoeFest 2015 “Micro-Adventure Challenge” might be for you. The challenge: to get up on the morning of Saturday 2nd May… and depart Dolben Hall for your own, short micro-adventure! Rules – mostly “don’t do stupid” – and “do take photos” 🙂 We’re encouraging anyone who’d like to take 36 hours out […]

Programme details and booking arrangements

Over the next week or so we will be finalising and publishing further details for Canoefest 2015. ***** Update ***** Update – Programme and Bookings Now Online HERE Share this link: ***** End ***** We’re currently awaiting confirmation of a host of other leading coaches, and are still sorting the details of their workshops. Within […]

Pre-Rally 4* Refresher and Assessment

Ken Hughes is the leading coach in the UK for Performance Boating in an Open Canoe. Although generally operating in the NE of England and up in Scotland… he has agreed to travel to North Wales to offer an “OCA Special” – four days of outstanding paddling and “trad skills” in the week leading up […]

C-Boating UK @ OCA ’15

Ever wanted to know what those funny little canoes are all about? Are you interested in pushing your whitewater paddling to a whole new level? Well the team from C-Boating UK will be on hand all weekend offering River Guiding from G2 to G4 (maybe G5). Also available: Rolling Clinics, Taster Sessions, Safety and Rescue […]

Canoefest 2015!

For 2015 the OCA Canoefest is heading to North Wales! Date: 1st – 4th May Venue: Dolben Hall (near St Asaph) + Lynn Brenig Afon Conwy / Aber Conwy Canolfan Tryweryn Lynn Tegid (Bala) Afon Dyfrdwy (Llangollen / Chester) More! Further details (programme, costs, booking information) to follow!

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