Canoe-kayaking activities take place on the river Gartempe, a white-water course.
Key Information :
- for adults and children over 8 who are confident swimmers
- lead by qualified CPA Lathus instructors with an expert knowledge of this natural environment.
Advantages of CPA LATHUS
. a grade III river
. activity available for children, from 8 years old
. accessible to people with reduced mobility, with adapted equipment
. accessible to participants with other disabilities (hearing, vision and learning)
. equipped with disabled access ramp and drying racks
. regular kayaking competitions
Kayaking at CPA Lathus
Activity Supervisor : Philippe NIQUET - BEES 2nd level Kayaking - Contact
Practical details :
- Minimum half-day sessions organised with an instructor
- Individual rates for half-day sessions : 20 € for over 16s, 15 euros € for under 16s - Group rates available for 8 or more people.
- Equipment provided : helmet, kayak paddle, spray skirt, kayak and lifejacket
- Closed toe footwear only. No sandals or flip flops.
- Different courses and locations available to suit participants’ abilities and the aims of the activity.
Boats : we use 1 person kayaks, tandems, and hotdog (inflatable) kayaks.
Learning aims :
- discover the basic manoeuvres
- how to steer
- how to keep your balance, propel, and move through the water
- how to maintain control of the boat within a defined area
- general safety and awareness, how to choose your trajectory
- deciding on the right manoeuvres before executing them
- enjoy the thrills of navigating along the river
- explore the environment
Sessions are open to individuals (minimum of 4 per session) from 18 April to 31 October during the short term breaks (zone A) and the summer holidays.
TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY AM
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The CPA Lathus Canoe-Kayaking club
Runs from September to June
Open to children, aged 8 and over
Year Membership fees (per person)
includes federal licence valid from September xx to december and club membership
Under 16s : 63 €
16 years and over : 68,50 €
+ MJC membership (5 or 10€ depending on age)
Start of season
Wednesday 16 September 2020, 2.00 pm
Information, reservations and membership
CPA Lathus – 05 49 91 83 30
Labels and accreditations
Point Nature Canoe label from the French Canoe-Kayaking Federation (FFCK)
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