How to earn your badge
Before you attempt Stage 2, you need to have completed all the steps for Paddle Sports Stage 1. You then need to complete all the tasks outlined.
- Lift, carry and launch a boat.
- Paddle forward in a straight line.
- Show you can steer around a course.
- Show you can stop the boat safely.
- Show you can exit the boat onto the shore safely.
- Capsize, swim to the shore and empty the boat of water.
If you have achieved the BCU’s Paddle Power Passport you can automatically gain this badge.