Cold Capsize 1, Even Colder Capsize 2

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Today I was working with  Bridgwater College students on their second week of paddlesport where they are working towards their 1 and 2 Star Awards. We were in Kayaks this week and looked at forward, reverse, turning, sideways and stopping. As is always the case with watersports we had to tackle capsize drills at some time and today was the day.
I demonstrated a perfect capsize to the morning group and they all in turn did as required. For the afternoon group I had to go again but hadn't really warmed up from the previous one and it certainly was colder second time round. Again all students demonstrated a safe capsize