Summer in Norway 2023


Rivers aplenty……Sjoa; Åseng, Normal, Åmot, Ula, Børve, Rauma, Jori and more Summer in Norway – Rivers aplenty……Sjoa; Åseng, Normal, Åmot, Ula, Rauma, Jori & more….. Sjoa Progressive Trip – July & August Dates Get big volume skills, creeking skills, river running skills. Individually tailored challenges within a very low consequence environment are the best ways to push your paddling forward, … Read More

Sjoa Creeking Trip – New June 2023 Dates


Super Summer in Sjoa Super Summer in Sjoa Sjoa Creeking Trip – New June Dates Enjoy the Ula, Finna & Jori on our Sjoa Creeking Trip. Peak season run off, on bedrock spectacular white water. We offer most of our teaching trips as an all inclusive package or on a coaching only basis, with prices to reflect those different products. … Read More

Valsesia 2023


Spring is here Egua, Piemonte granite’s answer to Disney water slides for kayakers Valsesia creeking season is but a moment away. And surprisingly we have a few places left for our Steep Creeking Trips, whether on the all inclusive or coaching options. So get stoked about the Egua, Piemonte granite’s answer to Disney water slides for kayakers. Come join us … Read More

Your Invitation to the Valsesia River Festival 2023


Your invitation to join us in Valsesia Valsesia River Festival – 26/28 May 2023 – Campertogno, VC, Italy Boofing, Creeking & Racing Do you want to go Steep Creeking, enjoy Italian food and love paddling?  If so, we’ll bring all those great things together in one place this spring, the Valsesia River Festival. Throughout May is the best time to … Read More

Our Initial 2023 Trip Offer


  Teaching Trip Updates – Slovenia, Italy & Norway Jakub coming in hot to Hugo’s Hole on the Sesia in Italy Complete 2023 Trip Review After a great come back year from the pandemic getting through all our outstanding bookings, the current commercial reality means we have had to review all our pricing going forward. Since 2012, our Teaching Trips … Read More

Pandemic Come Back – 2022 in Review


  2022 in Review After a few years of mainly short courses, a full season of trips had some fine views 2022 in Review Our season started off in Slovenia on the Next Generation Training. Covid restrictions hampered a rapid start, however Valsesia came up trumps with great weeks of trips, the Valsesia River Festival on good flows, and a … Read More

Course Places in November 2022


  Destination Devon November on Dartmoor Autumn Aims Our Autumn season in Devon  is now looking short this year. A mission to Scotland for British Canoeing has cut our window of time on Dartmoor. Still will be back in December for the Adventure Paddlers Weekend. Currently Deb in en route to Antartica until December to guide sea kayaking after completing her PhD. Jakub after … Read More

Sjoa River Festival Review, August Sjoa & September Soča Trips

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Sjoa River Festival Review, August Sjoa & September Soča Trips Sjoa River Festival Review, August Sjoa & September Soča Trips Sjoa River Festival 2022 Review Gene17Kayaking is one of the hosts for the Sjoa River Festival and our return from a soft two years of a low key event, meant that this year’s festival was always going to be one … Read More

Next Generation Training 2022


Accelerated Paddler, Coach & Leader Development Next Generation Training We are looking for the Next Generation We are looking for the Next Generation in white water kayaking from leading coaches, solid paddlers to expert river guides. Here at Gene17Kayaking, we are always developing our expertise and contributing to the wellbeing & development of white water kayaking. Over the years we … Read More

Our 2022 Offer


Summer paddling to come Riding the Trumpet at Trumpet Falls on the Sermenzina Complete 2022 Trip Review Due to the ongoing pandemic, possible travel & movement restrictions, there has been uncertainty as too when a more normal situation may start to come back. The next phase appears to be “living with the virus“, much akin to regular winter flu is … Read More