Guide, Ranger and Young Leader Weekend on Water 13th or 14th of July

Join Guides, Rangers and Young Leaders from across the county for a day of adventure! On two consecutive dates the 13th and 14th of July we will be running a water activity day which will include Kayaking, Bellboating, water safety and Pioneering. Each particpant will get to do a session of each and all sessions will be suitable for complete beginners.

Where: St Ives sea scout HQ, Church Street, St Ives (What Three words ///Cools.Deranged.Apply)

When: 13th or 14th of July, choose the day that suits you best. 9am till 4.45pm

Cost: £27 per participoant which includes a badge!

Who: Guides, Rangers and Young Leaders can attend without their leaders to this event. 

All equipment including buoyancy ands and helmets where appropriate will be provided. Any safety equipment provided must be worn.

All those taking part will need:

  • soft soled shoes that stay on in the water for the water activities.
  • a complete change of clothes (including underwear and socks)
  • a lightweight raincoat to protect against wnd and water.
  • a bag to put wet clothing in
  • a hat and suncream - reflections on the water increase potential for sunburn even on a cloudy day
  • a towel
  • Lunch and snacks, there will be a tap to refill waterbottles
  • hair will need to be tied back for the day
  • any medication you need for the day.

As with any open water activites there is a risk of waterbourne diseases, all participants should cover any cuts and shower when they arrive home.