We’ve got a great selection of coaching workshops at this year’s Tryweryn Festival. All workshops are free of charge (apart from our Rescue School for White Water Beginners which is 50% off the list price at  £37.50 per head). Sign up Friday evening in the bar or on the day. You’ll need all your own personal kit for the workshops, but there will be plenty of demos on offer for use. Check out what’s going on below…

Palm Dagger Freestyle Demystified (6 spaces) Saturday 9am at Top Site
Want to know more about Freestyle, but don’t know your phonix monkeys from your tricky woos. This is the workshop for you! We’ll look at a few basic moves to get you going and introduce a few more exotic tricks for you to tackle. You’ll need any kit you wish to use, but don’t forget there’ll be plenty of demos floating around for you to try. Get some top tips from international paddler Seppi Strohmeier.

Expedition Skills  & Boat Packing (15 spaces) Saturday 10am at River Right Above Graveyard Entry Prolific expedition kayaker Tom McLay shares a few tricks of the trade. Heading out on your first multi-day or just want to know a bit more? Tom introduces you to just what and what not to take, how on earth you might fit it in and how to overcome a few common problems! Come and join Tom at the Tryweryn’s first multi-day camp!

Wavesport Outfitting Clinic (15 spaces) Saturday10am at Wavesport Stand To get the best out of your kayak it needs to fit you properly. With so many possible points of contact, balancing comfort and connectivity can be a real challenge. It’s time for arts and crafts from the Wavesport team as they show you how to get the best out of your boat while staying comfy and safe. Bring your boat and get chopping!

Pyranha Wave Surfing Clinic (6 spaces) Saturday 11am at Pyranha Stand
Want to sharpen up your skills on the wave before taking on the competition at King of the Wave or just want a to get more out of the river? This is the workshop for you. Head out on the water with Team Pyranha, paddle your own boat, or test out one of theirs. They’ll have you shredding in no time!