Sharp Island in Port Shelter the perfect venue to learn the essential sea kayak skills to enjoy sea kayaking safely.
Port Shelter is a protected coastal sea famous for it's the crystal clear waters and coral reefs.
9:30 am: meet outside the Squash & Tennis Centre, Sai Kung.
10 am: start the morning session - learning basic kayak control skills.
12;30pm: paddle to Pak Sha Chau for a beach lunch & snorkeling over a fringing coral reef.
14:00pm: Rescue skills training.
16:00pm: short paddle back to Sha Ha Beach - get changed.
17:00pm depart for home.
Learn how to control a sea kayak using 5 basic paddle strokes.
Instinctively choose what paddle strokes to use, when and how to use them in concert & individually to sea kayak effortlessly and gracefully.
The paddle strokes to master are: forward, sweep, reverse, draw, low brace, stern rudder.
Learn how to rescue a capsized sea-kayakerand how to be rescued if you capsize your sea-kayak.
Even the best laid plans can go wrong, so we will learn what to do when that happens.
How to rescue a capsized kayaker and how to rescued are essential sea kayaking skills.
All staff have SKHK seakayak instructor qualifications.
A staff ratio of 1 to 8 on the ocean and 2 to 8 on land.
Includes single & double sea kayaks, paddles, bouyancy vests and all safety equipment.
Includes lunch, snacks & water.
Includes face mask, snorkel & fins.
There are showers and toilets at our base camp.