About Us

      We deliver as many British Canoeing Personal Performance, Leadership, Coach Education and Safety and Rescue Courses as any other provider in England.
      Our courses are sought after by paddlers serious about their development and who want the best quality.  Every course is delivered by multi-discipline Level 5 Coaches and Assessors who are expert in Canoe, C1, Specialist White Water Canoe (OC1) and White Water Kayak.
      Invest in one of our courses and get ahead of the crowd!

          Ken Hughes

Ken is a Level 5 Coach, Coach Educator,
Leadership and Safety/Rescue Course provider,
former member of the English Coaching Management
Committee and National Trainer in a range of
disciplines. He is also an active Mountaineering
Instructor (MIA).
Ken has been coaching for three decades
in Kayak, Traditional Canoe and Specialist
White Water Canoe (C1/OC1) and has worked
in the outdoor education industry for 30

If you look in the BCU Handbook you
will find he wrote the chapter on OC1. His
passion for canoeing and coaching is without question.

Ken is also UK Technical Advisor for Canoeing with the Scout Association.