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Kathmandu Coast to Coast 2021?

Join New Zealand's specialist multisport kayak school.

Go Beyond the Certificate

Welcome to Canterbury Kayaking

If you're about to do your first Coast to Coast race, kayak skills will be the most important part of your race training.

Canterbury Kayaking's unique three-stage plan will help you gain the skills and expereince you need for success on the river.

Stage 1: Grade 2 Certificate Course

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Stage 2: Coast to Coast Skills Course

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Stage 3: Waimakariri Gorge Trips

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Half-Day Introduction

Get a head-start before your Grade 2 Course, or just give paddling a go.

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Rolling Sessions

Learn to roll, or tidy up your existing roll, with help from a qualified instructor.

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One-on-One Instruction

Need a hand with your paddling skills? We offer private coaching year-round.

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