3 Star Freestyle (Kayak/Canoe)
Available as both a Canoe and a Kayak based award, successful performance at this level indicates the paddler understands the core competencies of freestyle and can perform at a base level.
This award is suitable for those candidates paddling closed cockpit freestyle canoes.
The 3 star paddler must:
- Hold the British Canoeing 2 Star Award or have the equivalent ability
- Provide evidence of at least 10 freestyle sessions (20 hours) in varied locations, where possible
- Be able to swim confidently wearing appropriate paddling equipment
3 Star Certificates are issued to successful candidate by British Canoeing following a recommendation from the course provider, subject to the following Certification fees:
- £12 for members
- £25 for non-members