Core stability exercises are a vital complement to paddling training, and a necessary foundation for increasing strength. Click here for an illustrated set of exercises (thanks to Louise Clive for this resource)
If you’re interested in understanding how paddles work, and applying this knowledge to your own kit choice and technique, then Mike Phillp’s Paddling Science website is an informative read. Click here: paddlingscience.net
British Canoeing offer a progressive set of Coaching qualifications – see the main website here
A new, canoe racing-specific course has just been developed at the “Coach Award” level, and will be rolled out during 2018. So if you’re interested in a racing-specific coaching qualification please contact Jim Taylor-Ross for a chat.