IMPROVING PADDLING PERFORMANCE
We specialise in high quality coaching for outrigger canoe and surfski paddlers at any skill level. Our qualified coaches are committed to upholding the highest standards of coaching, leadership, and judgment in every paddling programme that we offer. The crew has lived, breathed, studied, practiced and coached paddle sports for many years. Put simply, we walk it like we talk it, and love doing it.
Dr. Jan-Peter Kastelein is beside his work as a designer and chartered occupational psychologist a qualified multi-discipline paddler, guide, and performance coach. He has trained extensively within British Canoeing as an Advanced Water Endorsed UKCC Level 3 Open Canoe Coach and is able to train and assess all British Canoeing Personal Performance and Leadership awards in Open Canoe. Jan-Peter has also been certified as a UKCC Level 3 Coach in Sea Kayaking and holds the coveted 5-star leader award in this discipline. Furthermore, he completed the prestigious British Canoeing UKCC Level 4 coaching diploma programme and an MSc in Performance Coaching from The University of Stirling. Jan-Peter is a member of the UK Strength and Conditioning Association.