Sjoa LaunchPad

You can have it all in Norway; learn, paddle & enjoy. Norway is famous for waterfalls, slides, and monster rapids, however it is also home to more of the world’s finest Class III and IV intermediate water than you’ll find anywhere else. From the big and bouncy Sjoa to steep and technical Stor Ula, and everything in between, the region … Read More

Sjoa Creeking

Perfect running drops, in a great setting with insightful coaching Think of Norway and you might conjure up images of clean waterfalls or spectacular slides, and if this is what you’re after then the Sjoa Creeking trip won’t disappoint. Clean Drops, Smooth Slides and Great Days on the River Sjoa in Norway and it’s surrounding rivers have lots of clean … Read More

Next Generation Training

Charging hard for your next line

Wanted: Paddlers demanding ambitious solutions We get many requests for internships, work and help from young paddlers looking to get on into white water kayaking and potentially a career on the river. The Next Generation Training is for paddlers looking to charge on, have key and important input from industry leaders and start the development towards being a Class V … Read More

Advanced White Water Coach

Video Feedback coaching tool

Learn from paddlers with advanced white water expertise. Get insight into cutting edge coaching practise, a modern performance model to development from and learn from those with advanced white water expertise. Soča, Slovenia; for the paddler who wishes to coach on Class III and IV whitewater. Set in the perfect natural classroom of the Soča river, this course will have … Read More

Sjoa River Festival

Sjoa River Festival logo

The festival brings together kayakers from all over the world and of all abilities to enjoy the white water gems around the Sjoa valley. Hosting the event, Strie Strømmer along with Gene17kayaking have put together an action packed programme full of guided river trips, clinics and world-class level competitions. Without forgetting off-the water parties, BBQs and outdoor movie action. The … Read More

Norway Valldal Road Trip



The Perfect White Water Tour of Norway. 

Norway is Europe’s prime destination for summer paddling fun. With steep creekin’, big volume, technical alpine runs, and pool-drop fun all available as and when you please, Norway has it all, and more. Run amazing drops, see cool landscape, live on the open road. 

Arguably the best quality whitewater in Norway – our … Read More

Sjoa Progressive & Dynamic

You can have it all in Norway; learn, paddle & enjoy. Norway is famous for waterfalls, slides, and monster rapids, however it is also home to more of the world’s finest Class III and IV intermediate water than you’ll find anywhere else. From the big and bouncy Sjoa to steep and technical Store Ula, and everything in between, the region … Read More

Norway Creeking

Big Drops, Big Moves all need Precision Coaching Think of Norway and you might conjure up images of clean waterfalls or spectacular slides, and if this is what you’re after then the Norway Creeking trip won’t disappoint. Nailing big moves in Norway is a kayakers dreamland To paddle big rapids in safety, they key is consistency and control – it’s … Read More

Ula Slides Race

The famed Ula Slides Race part of the Sjoa River Festival is hosted by Gene17, in Norway. This event, one of the main stays of of the Sjoa River Festival, located on the renowned Ula Slides section, with competitors sprinting down a series of slides and drops. The top ten get to go again, to battle it out for the … Read More