TYKs is back - book your place now!

TYK’s is back – book your place now!

Tandridge Young Kayakers (TYK’s) meet on Sunday afternoons at Thames Young Mariners just north of Kingston-upon-Thames.  We take kids from 8-16+ year through the BCU’s PaddlePower awards for canoe & kayak and beyond.  All you need is a swimming costume, towel and an old trainers or wet-shoes – everything else is provided (including wet-suit and cagoule).
No experience necessary!
We take novices through to preparation for their 3* award and all the bits in-between.  Many of our group go on to paddle slalom, freestyle, polo and river trips across the country.  We have a 50:50 split between girls and boys and a full range of ages paddling.  This term, as well as our usual paddle coaching, we will continue training our 13-16 year olds (subject to ability) for the the BCU’s Cadet Leader award – which is a junior gateway to the L1 coaching award.
The session dates are:


  • June 16th
  • June 30th
  • July 7th
  • July 21st
  • August 4th
  • August 11th
  • August 25th


…and will run from 1-3pm.  The cost is £47 all-in including TCKC membership.  If you have already joined TCKC (Since Sept ’12 for TYK’s, polo or Blades slalom section) then the cost is reduced to £42.  Membership form is available here.
To secure your place please send cheque payable to TCKC & membership form to;
Nick & Amanda Westall
27 Woodcote Grove Road
Your place is secured when you receive an email confirmation.
Adults will continue to be welcome on the water subject to suitable coach cover.  Priority will go to junior paddlers, and then aspirant adult coaches.
You can also find us on the TYK’s group in Facebook.
We are limited to 30 places this term so please get your forms & cheques in quick.
Best regards,
Nick & Amanda
07881 783055 & 07876 241124


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