Paddle Sports – stage 3



  • With help, show more than one safe method for lifting and carrying your boat.
  • Demonstrate two different ways of safely launching your boat.
  • Show you can get in and out of your boat without help.
  • Paddle forwards and backwards in a straight line, keeping good posture.
  • Show you can steer around a figure of eight course.
  • Show you can stop the boat safely when it’s moving back and forth.
  • Capsize, swim to the shore and empty the boat of water.
  • Assist someone else back into their boat following a capsize.
  • If you have achieved the BCU’s Paddle Power Discover you can automatically gain this badge.]]>