Coaching and Training

UK Coaching

In the UK we can offer or arrange customised coaching for 1:2:1 and groups over a number of areas:

  • Efficient forward paddling
  • Open water safety
  • Catching runners and swell
  • Race training for both Marathon and Offshore.

Contact us for further information and costs.

 Epic@Exmouth on Wednesday evenings. Let us know you are coming if you'd like to try a boat. 


Ivan Lawler Technique Masterclasses. 

Ivan Lawler MBE is a British marathon canoeist who competed from the late 1980s to the late 1990s, winning five gold and two silver medals at the canoe marathon world championships. Click on the link to see the

Ivan Lawler - Kayak Technique Series 


Tarifa – Epic Ski Centre

We constantly rave about the Surf Ski Center in Tarifa, Southern Spain, and cannot recommend going there yourself to learn from the ultimate, unique Downwind Zen Master paddler, Boyan Zlatarev. Subscribe to his You Tube channel for all the latest tips and top class coaching. 


Tarifa school trip

Tarifa Surf Ski Training Centre




Training & Lifestyle

Downwind Paddling – Short clips

There is a lot out there, so here are a few clips that give you a tips to get the most out of the sport and a flavour of what it is all about:

Downwind Basics Training clip

Downwind Coaching

Downwind Paddling

Clint Robinson – The Doctor


Safety – On Open water

Some clips to help you stay safe on the water:


Safety – Operating Mobiles in water


Some short clips to assist you with the Boat and kit maintenance:

New rudder lines

Installing the rudder

How to centre the Rudder

Adjusting Paddle lock

Adjusting Foot brace