The NWF Junior taster sessions will be conducted on a round robin basis where children from the age of 8 – 16 will be able to conduct a taster session on the following disciplines:
Kayaking Delivered By Stithians Centre Staff
Kitesurfing Delivered by Lee Harvey (Pasty Adventures) www.pastyadventures.co.uk
Delivered by Julius Bull (JA Adventures) www.jbkitesurfingcornwall.co.uk
Stand Up Paddle Delivered by Industry Instructors
Windsurfing Delivered by Stithians Centre Staff
Even though you will be asked to specify a discipline who wish to be undertake you will also be able to try out the other disciplines on offer…. Please note the Kitesurfing will be consist more of a kite experience starting on land flying kites and will be assessed on your ability before venturing onto the water to conduct body drags etc. I x Student to Instr ratio and the minimum age is 12 due to insurance purposes.
The skills sessions will be conduced by Qualified Instructors but a also supporting industry professionals who will assist in the coaching and mentoring of the groups.
The skills sessions will be split into categories basic/intermediate and advanced and dependant on conditions and available supporting staff, there will be additional groups within each discipline within their chosen sport…
For example in addition to basic/intermediate/advanced windsurfing skills aspect of the weekend, there will be the option to conduct racing coaching skills and freestyle coaching skills