Jane “Adventure Jane”
Coaching/ Assessor Water Based Qualifications :
British Canoeing UKCC Level 3 Marathon Coach British Canoeing FSRT Provider
BC Coach Award Core Training Tutor – Sheltered water Kayak and Canoe
BC Sheltered Water Coach Tutor and Assessor ( Kayak and Canoe)
BC Paddle Sport Instructor Provider Tutor and Assessor + Paddlesport Leader Tutor and Assessor.
BSUPA Stand up Paddleboard Instructor and Assessor
Duke of Edinburgh – Gold Land and Water Assessor, Co-Ordinator and Supervisor – 8 years
Personal Water Based Qualifications:
British Canoeing UK CC 4* – Touring Kayak BC UK CC 3* – sea kayak
BC UK CC 3* – canoe BC UK 3* – Kayak
Stand Up Paddleboard
RYA Power Safety Boat Level 2
White Water Safety and Rescue
Other Relevant Coaching and Personal Qualifications
Level 3 Vocational Assessor (2020)
First Aid Certification Level 2 Activity First Aid
MIAS Level 2 Mountain Bike Coach
UK Mountain Leader Summer and Winter mountain leader training ( assessment pending)
PADI Open Water and advanced
Sports Massage and Aromatherapy qualified
TEFAL – (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) qualified and practiced
8 Years of Outdoor Expedition Leader – a wealth of years experience planning, leading young people worldwide on two week to month long expeditions with Outlook and World Challenge.
10 Years of personal Expedition leadership – Worldwide Travel- Northern India, Namibia, Thailand, Nepal, Canada, Mexico, Tanzania (Kilimanjaro) etc..
Personal mountaineering, – summited Peak Lenin 2017 (7134m) in Kyrgyzstan -ice climbing and craves , a four day walk in to base camp.
Most recent achievements : Member of 2019 masters white water rafting team attended world championships in Australia (team came 5th), completed in European championships in Bosnia. Extended sea kayaking trip to St Kilda, competed and won class places in Devises to Westminster marathon kayak race.. more than once! Coached junior marathon and sprint paddlers in K1 to national team level and work with Jeanette Chippington for the Rio Para Olympics and planned Tokyo Olympics.