The Kayak Coach | Canoeing & Kayak Lessons

Guided River Trips - The Kayak Coach

Welcome to The Kayak Coach specialises in running various canoeing, kayaking, sit on top and stand up paddle board courses and lessons in Sussex and Surrey. One of the most popular things we do is run guided river trips in Sussex and Surrey, with no previous experience necessary. We also offer bespoke one to one coaching sessions as well as group sessions for birthday parties stag or hen parties or social groups. We run most of our courses at Cuckmere Haven in East Sussex, however, we operate throughout Sussex & Surrey and are happy to travel to customers local waters to run sessions.

Canoeing in Sussex - The Kayak Coach

All The Kayak Coach instructors are BCU affiliated, qualified and have first aid training as well as DBS checks. Throughout the year we run a number of the BCU star award courses - See our Courses section of the website for full details of the BCU & other courses we offer.

The Kayak Coach currently provides weekly kayak lessons for a number of Sussex & Surrey based schools. If your school has a swimming pool or lake The Kayak Coach is able to supply all the necessary equipment and instructors to run kayak lessons on site.

Stag, Hen or Birthday Parties for all ages


Just bought a new kayak or sit-on-top? Looking for some instructions for starting out in this great sport? Or thinking of buying a kayak and want to give it a try before you buy? Why not enrol on one of our Introductory Courses. We can supply all kayaking and safety equipment required, except personal clothing.

We offer top quality coaching as well as all the canoeing and kayaking equipment you need. We plan your time on the water ensuring you exceed your expectations and maximise the time you have available. Please call 07796203870 or Contact Us for more details.

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The Kayak Coach recommends that all those who own their own kayak/canoe consider joining the British Canoe Union (BCU). The BCU are the governing body of paddle sports in the UK and membership includes licences to various inland waterways as well as insurance, magazines and access to a wealth of information on the sport.

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