Monthly Archives: September 2015

2015 ISKA Symposium

2015 Irish Sea Kayaking Association Symposium

Copper Coast Hotel, Dungarvan, Co Waterford

 

Friday 9th October 2015

Accommodation Friday night included in the Symposium package.

 

Groups may organise their own peer paddles throughout Friday.

If you are looking to partake, please check FB, ISKA website and other kayak forums.

 

20:00hrs onwards – Registration

Evening – Guest Speaker

 

Saturday 10th October 2015 – Weather Dependant

Breakfast, lunch, dinner and guest speaker on Saturday included in Symposium package

 

07:30hr – 09:30hr Breakfast

10:00hr – 10:15hr Briefing for days activities

10:15hr – 17:00 All day paddle Level 2

10:15hr – 17:00 All day paddle Level 3+

10:15hr – 13:00 Break out session 1

14:00hr – 17:00 Break out session 2

 

19:00 Dinner

20:00 AGM

20:30 Main guest speaker

 

Sunday 11th October 2015 – Weather Dependant

Breakfast & Lunch included in the Symposium Package

 

07:30hr – 09:30hr Breakfast

10:00hr – 10:15hr Briefing for days activities

10:15hr – 15:00 All day paddle Level 2

10:15hr – 15:00 All day paddle Level 3+

10:15hr – 15:00 Break out session

 

Breakout sessions

Breakout sessions will be weather dependant and if there is something you would particularly like to do, please do let me know iskasymp@gmail.com  Sessions can be repeated if demand requires.

 

Examples of Sessions

Refresher First Aid On The Water Safety & Incident Management Rescues & Self Rescue Skills
Navigation Skills Efficient Paddling Techniques Beginner Greenland Rolling
Making Your Own Fishing Line White Water Paddling Surf Sessions
Knots

 

Please vacate rooms on Sunday morning to enable the hotel to clean them for the next guest(s).

The hotel has kindly offered the Leisure facilities for showers on Sunday afternoon.