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Slovenia Intro and Progressive River Skills Week

July 11 @ 9:00 am - July 18 @ 5:00 pm

BCU 3 star freestyle Kayaking Awards 1-3


Come and join us in the picturesque town of Bovec, Slovenia. Situated at the foot of Mt Kanin, Mt Rombon, and Mt Mangart the gateway to the Julian Alps. The aim of the week is for you to spend time on the multiple sections of the stunning Soca River with our team of experienced coaches to help you start or develop and progress your White Water Kayaking. Mixed ability group? Not a problem as this week has both a intro to white water kayaking week alside out progressive river skills week! The groups will head out to the river with their courses coaches, then all meet back at the accomodation for evenings and meals together.

Although being part of a group, this trip is tailored to suit you as individuals on and off the water. Remember this is a holiday in an amazing setting with lots to enjoy as well as kayaking

Within 2 minutes walk of your accommodation for the week, you have beautiful coffee shops and bars along with local grocery stores, restaurants, fresh fruit stalls and bakery stalls. There are numerous walks with magnificent scenery to be enjoyed. Maps of the local area can be found at the information centre, no more than two minutes walk from the free parking in Bovec town.

Once off the river, there will be the opportunity to take advantage of the coaches who will be more than happy to share their knowledge and help you to experience more of the local areas before you dine in the evenings.

Food is not included in the price so down to you as individuals or to arrange as a group. You have a kitchen in the accommodation and a large dining area inside or  out. A great set up for group dining, drinks and to unwind ready for the next unforgettable day.

To make your travel even easier, our team are happy to take your boat and paddle over so you can fly in, hire a car and relax knowing your own boat is ready for you on arrival. (Subject to dropping off at RTBA)



Saturday 11th July 2020 – Arrive and get set up in accommodation – Travelling and getting to know the area.

Sunday 12th July 2020 – First full day out on the river – familiarisation of Slovenian water, profiling and goal setting – (korinica exit to Prion Shop)

Monday 13th July 2020 – Individualised coaching and leadership practice

Tuesday 14th July 2020 – Individualised coaching and leadership practice

Wednesday 15th July 2020 – Relax (a usual day of rest for those looking to take it but paddling will still be on offer to those who want it – the staff team will be more than happy to hit the river with you)

Thursday 16th July 2020 – Back onto the River – individualized coaching and peer leading

Friday 17th July 2020 – Yet another great day to be had on the crystal clear river. Then during every trip we like to propose a set evening for us all to head into town for a meal out – this also will allow us to recap and enjoy the photos that have been captured over the week.

Saturday 18th July 2020 – Leave Slovenia heading back to the UK

There are a large number of additional activities available with the Soca Valley, which our staff team can help you arrange if you are looking to get involved.

All sections are water dependent and order of sections during the week will be decided with conditions and best learning environments taken into consideration. Every morning we will have a 9 am briefing and then head to the river.

To Book a space please email us at: info@rocktheboatactivities.co.uk

We will invoice you for your space and confirmation of your place will be sent once deposit is received


Bovec,  Slovenia

We have a number of great houses we use to make sure you have a relaxed stay with us. Rooms in Slovenia are often twins so room allocation will be done once bookings are all in. Any special requirements can be delt with as long as we have enough notice.


July 11 @ 9:00 am
July 18 @ 5:00 pm
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07590 686 913


Bovec, Slovenia
Bovec, Slovenia

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6 available
Progressive River Skills Week£750.00

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6 available
Intro To White Water Week£750.00

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